Bronco fans can expect another late night kickoff against Wyoming on Saturday, October 24th. The Boise State Football twitter handle announced that ESPN has slated the game to be played at 8:15PM MT on ESPN2 or ESPNU.
Boise State vs. Wyoming on Oct. 24 at Albertsons Stadium is set for an 8:15 pm MT kickoff on ESPN2 or ESPNU! pic.twitter.com/SRlEEmyieg
— Boise State Football (@BroncoSportsFB) October 12, 2015
There is a financial gain if Boise State is handed the ESPN2 slot. The Broncos will receive a $500,000 bonus, but will receive no bonus if the game is played on ESPNU.
This will be the third of the first four home games this season where the Broncos have been set to kick off at 8:15PM. Each of the previous home games have been pushed up to 8:25PM due to games broadcasted before hand that are finishing late.
The Idaho State game kicked off at 7:00PM.
The remaining home games consists of New Mexico (November 14th), Air Force (November 2oth) The kickoff against New Mexico has yet to be announced, and the Air Force game is slotted for a Friday night slot at 7:30PM on ESPN2.