The Broncos (5-2, 3-1) doubled up the Colorado State Rams on Friday night, thanks to a solid team effort with four TD passes, two special teams TDs and three turnovers. Boise State plays at Air Force next Saturday.
Boise State scored twice on special teams, forced three turnovers and got a nearly perfect performance from Brett Rypien in a 56-28 win over Colorado State on Friday. The Broncos improved to 5-2 overall and 3-1 in Mountain West play.
Boise State junior wide receiver John Hightower has made an immediate impact for the Broncos after transferring from Hinds (Miss.) CC. He’s scored five touchdowns, all more than 30 yards. His path is one that included not even initially making the team at Hinds.
The Boise State football team (4-2 overall, 2-1 Mountain West) faces Colorado State on Friday, and the Broncos carry with them some confidence on fourth downs. They were worst in the nation last season, but tied for 25th halfway through 2018.
Boise State junior quarterback Jaylon Henderson will be the Broncos’ backup behind Brett Rypien with Chase Cord out for the season with a torn ACL. He’s an athletic option who started out at UTSA and transferred from a junior college.
Boise State football coach Bryan Harsin’s contract is currently without a buyout clause, but that will change if an amended deal is approved this week by the Idaho State Board of Education. Plus, there are new bonus opportunities.
The Boise State football team improved to 4-2 overall and 2-1 in Mountain West play with its 31-27 win at Nevada on Saturday. The Broncos struggled early with penalties and turnovers, but put together a strong team effort late.
The Boise State football team improved to 4-2 overall and 2-1 in the Mountain West with a 31-27 win at Nevada on Saturday. After a rough start, the Broncos rebounded to put together strong second-half drives.
Junior receiver John Hightower tied Boise State’s record for longest rushing play with an 88-yard touchdown run in the first quarter, and senior cornerback Tyler Horton scored the fourth defensive TD of his career on a 99-yard interception return in the second quarter.