2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
5-2, 2nd in Mountain West
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20dAdam Rittenberg

Avalos returning to Boise State as head coach

Andy Avalos, a former player and assistant at Boise State, has been named the Broncos' new head football coach after a two-year defensive coordinating stint at Oregon.

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26dTodd Archer

Cowboys OC Moore staying, won't join Boise St.

Offensive coordinator Kellen Moore agreed to a multiyear contract with the Cowboys on Saturday, bypassing a chance to join Boise State as its head coach.

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37d

Auburn names Boise State's Harsin as new coach

Bryan Harsin, who was 69-19 with three Mountain West titles in seven seasons at Boise State, replaces Gus Malzahn, who was fired earlier this month after eight seasons at Auburn.

Boise State scores on a 69-yard punt return (0:31)
40d
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42dBill Connelly

Headlined by the ACC and SEC, conference championship week is here

One of the strangest college football seasons is finally at its conference championship weeks and the storylines are plentiful. Notre Dame as ACC champion? Can Florida push Alabama? How will Saturday impact the CFP? All this and more.

43d

The CFB Pod: Negandhi and Pollack look at the CFBP rankings; Finebaum previews the SEC championship; Adelson previews the ACC championship; Luginbill on National Signing Day

Pollack and Negandhi kick off the podcast discussing the latest head-scratching College Football Playoff rankings, no one mentioning Texas A&M, David’s Dude and their conference championship picks. Then, Paul Finebaum hops on to discuss Alabama-Florida, if this is Nick Saban’s best team, the favorite to land the Auburn job and if Hugh Freeze will return to the SEC (29:04). Next, Andrea Adelson stops by to talk about Clemson-Notre Dame, why this game will be very different from the first and the improvement the Irish have shown throughout the season (44:16). Finally Tom Luginbill talks National Signing Day, hitting on the toughest recruiting cycle ever in college football, Maryland and Ole Miss trending upward, Michigan and Texas trending downward, and the role the transfer portal will play this offseason (54:28).

Boise State only needs 2 TDs in the snow for win vs. Wyoming (0:35)
46d
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57dKyle Bonagura

Boise St. matchup at UNLV canceled, MWC says

Friday's Boise State-UNLV football game is a no go, the Mountain West Conference said. It is the second straight cancellation for the Broncos.

Boise State scores TD on 99-yard kick return (0:20)
67d
Boise State pulls off trick-play to extend lead over Hawaii (0:30)
67d
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77dKyle Bonagura

BSU loses 14 players to virus but still routs CSU

Boise State announced before kickoff that 14 players were out for its home game against Colorado State on Thursday because of protocols related to COVID-19, but the Broncos managed to defeat the Rams anyway.

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83dKyle Bonagura

Boise St. QB Bachmeier out again; Sears hurt

Boise State again was without QB Hank Bachmeier on Friday, and transfer Jack Sears started the showdown vs. BYU before leaving in the first quarter because of what appeared to be a concussion.

85d

The CFB Pod: The guys discuss a 2020 playoff expansion and make their Week 10 picks. Plus, Mark Sanchez talks about his time on The Masked Singer

Pollack and Negnadhi kick off the show discussing the need to expand the College Football Playoff for this season, Clemson being in a good spot whether it wins or loses to Notre Dame, playoff hypotheticals, David’s Dude of the Week, how much Jamie Newman opting out really hurt Georgia, why you can’t double Kyle Pitts every snap, Arizona State-USC and their Week 10 picks. Then, Mark Sanchez stops by to talk about his time on The Masked Singer, his love for karaoke, his takeaways from D.J. Uiagalelei’s debut, the Pac-12 kicking off and life after football (47:02).

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89dChris Low

College football Power Rankings for Week 9

Alabama flexes, and Ohio State claims its highest spot of the season. Notre Dame hops Clemson ahead of the teams' showdown on Saturday. Oklahoma State falls, Indiana crashes the top ten and more in this week's power rankings.

Boise State scores 75-yard TD in first 10 seconds of game (0:44)
89d
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89dKyle Bonagura

Boise State's Bachmeier out for win over Air Force

Boise State quarterback Hank Bachmeier didn't travel with the Broncos for Saturday's 49-30 win over Air Force. Jack Sears started at quarterback for Boise State and threw for three touchdowns and rushed for another.

Team Stats

Passing Yards241.949th
Rushing Yards105.9115th
Points For33.037th
Points Against27.176th