A’Shanti Coleman’s zero-footer at the buzzer gave the Boise State women's basketball team a 62-60 victory over Nevada on March 9, assuring the Broncos back-to-back Mountain West Tournament championships and their third NCAA Tournament appearance in four seasons.
The Boise State men's basketball team opens the Mountain West Tournament against Utah State at 7 p.m. MT on Thursday at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas. The Aggies beat the Broncos 71-65 on Feb. 10.
Boise State A'Shanti Coleman (layup), Braydey Hodgins (free throw), Riley Lupfer (3-pointer) and Shay Shaw (half court) tried to hit their four shots in rapid succession. They did it. (Video courtesy of Riley Lupfer/Boise State)
Senior Chandler Hutchison transformed from "soft" and "immature" to possibly the best player in Boise State men's basketball history. Many experts believe Hutchison has the potential to be a first-round pick in the NBA Draft and the first Boise State player drafted since 1999.