Boise State true freshman nose tackle Scale Igiehon (6-2, 300 pounds) was almost 350 pounds 11 months ago, but he committed himself to dropping weight — and that commitment shines in the work ethic that’s allowed him to contribute early.
Former Boise State offensive coordinator Eliah Drinkwitz was named the football head coach at Appalachian State on Thursday. Drinkwitz was the Broncos’ tight ends coach in 2014 and offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach in 2015. He spent the past three years as the offensive coordinator at North Carolina State, where he coached former Boise State quarterback Ryan Finley.
The Boise State men’s basketball team announced the one-game suspension of starting point guard Pat Dembley before the Broncos’ game against Alabama State on Wednesday at Taco Bell Arena in Boise. Boise State won 67-57.
Philip Rivers led the Chargers to a pair of touchdowns in the final minutes, then hit Mike Williams for the go-ahead 2-point conversion with 4 seconds remaining to give Los Angeles a 29-28 victory over the Chiefs.
The Raptors kicked the Warriors' butts on Wednesday. Toronto's victory – without Kawhi Leonard in their lineup and going up against the Warriors' four healthy All-Stars – was comprehensive and nearly wire-to-wire; they led by as many as 26 points and chased the Warriors' stars from the contest midway through the fourth quarter (which was, honestly, a half-quarter too late).