Boise State vs BYU. This could very well be the game that decides which Group of 5 team has the upper hand to make a NY6 Bowl. Much more is on the line this week than there was last week. And the stakes will continue to get higher from here on out.
Here are some quick facts on the game, as well as some links to some of the top storylines for the big game.
Game Day Quick Facts
Where: LaVell Edwards Stadium, Provo, Utah – White-Out in Stadium
When: Saturday, September 12, 2015, 8:15 p.m. Mountain Standard Time, 7:15 p.m. Pacific Time
ESPN Commentators: Dave LaMont (Play-by-Play), Ray Bentley (Color), Allison Williams (Sidelines)
— Ray Bentley (@Rentley50) September 11, 2015
Radio: 670 KBOI
Series: Boise State leads the series 4-1. Boise State has outscored the Cougars 160 to 112 in their 5 meetings.
— Boise State Recruits (@BSURecruits) September 11, 2015
Top Story Lines
Ryan Finley and the Dice Roll of a QB’s First Start
Ryan Finley picked up the victory over Washington in his first college start. A look at Finley and previous stat lines of BSU QB’s making their first start. – Read More
Boise Native Gets First Start Against Broncos
Mangum’s name may ring a bell to Broncos fans. That’s because it should. – Read More
How Boise State Stops BYU
Boise State faces some tough competition today when the Broncos travel to Lavell Edwards Stadium to face off against BYU. The Cougars are riding high after their miraculous Hail Mary victory over a good Nebraska team in hostile territory. How do the Broncos stop the Cougars? It starts with Boise State’s running game. – Read More
The Playbook: Boise State’s Shall Cross Play
Week Two of the season already. As the Broncos gear up to head down to Provo and play a very good BYU squad, I thought I would shed a little light on one of my favorite concepts that Boise State runs and its called the shallow cross concept. – Read More
Better Late Than Never
Every season it seems like there is a fair amount of criticism about the way the Boise State schedule is managed. Game times and dates are often mentioned as reasons some believe the stadium doesn’t sell out, or why crowds sometimes leave so early.
However, those who say this might not realize just how much the non-traditional scheduling has helped build the program. – Read More
BYU QB Mangum and coach Mendenhall talk Boise State
BYU QB Tanner Mangum and head coach Bronco Mendenhall talked to the media Monday to discuss the upcoming matchup against Boise State. – Read More