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Boise State at Wyoming: Fans guide to Saturday night’s football game

Four of the top 10 rushers in college football play in the Mountain West, including San Diego State senior Donnel Pumphrey (1,246 yards, No. 1), Wyoming junior Brian Hill, above, (1,010, No. 2), Boise State junior Jeremy McNichols (915, No. 6) and Nevada junior James Butler (895, No. 10).
Four of the top 10 rushers in college football play in the Mountain West, including San Diego State senior Donnel Pumphrey (1,246 yards, No. 1), Wyoming junior Brian Hill, above, (1,010, No. 2), Boise State junior Jeremy McNichols (915, No. 6) and Nevada junior James Butler (895, No. 10). The Associated Press

LAST WEEK

▪ Midnight special: No. 14 Boise State dodges BYU

▪ Hill runs for 289 yards, 3 TDs; Wyoming beats Nevada 42-34

▪ Boise State football team moves up one spot in polls, to No. 13

NO. 13 BOISE STATE AT WYOMING

▪ When: 5 p.m. Saturday

▪ Where: War Memorial Stadium (FieldTurf, 29,181 capacity, 7,200 elevation), Laramie, Wyo.

▪ TV: CBS Sports Network (Rich Waltz, Adam Archuleta, Cassie McKinney) CBS Sports Network can be found on Cable One (channel 139, 1139 HD), DirecTV (channel 221) and Dish Network (channel 158)

▪ Radio: KBOI 670 AM/KTIK 93.1 FM (Bob Behler, Pete Cavender)

▪ Records: Boise State 7-0 (3-0 Mountain West); Wyoming 5-2 (3-0 Mountain West)

▪ Kickoff weather: Mid 60s, cloudy, no chance of precipitation, sunny skies and gusty winds

▪ Vegas line: BSU favored by 13  1/2

▪ All-time series: Boise State leads 10-0

▪ Last five meetings: 2015 — BSU def. Wyoming 34-14; 2014 — BSU def. Wyoming 63-14; 2013 — BSU def. Wyoming 48-7; 2012 — BSU def. Wyoming 45-14; 2011 — BSU def. Wyoming 36-14.

▪ Years as FBS-level program: Boise State (21), Wyoming (105)

▪ Bowl appearances: Boise State 16 (11-5); Wyoming 13 (6-7)

▪ Number of times ranked in the AP Poll and highest ranking, according to Sports-Reference.com: Boise State — 132 weeks ranked (high of No. 2 in 2010); Wyoming — 56 weeks ranked (high of No. 6 in 1967)

▪ Did you know? Wyoming has had 43 players selected in the NFL Draft.

▪ Next home game: vs. San Jose State (Friday, Nov. 4, 8:15 p.m., ESPN2)

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