B.J. Rains is a four-time winner of the NSMA Idaho Sportswriter of the Year Award. He covered Boise State Athletics for the Idaho Press from 2013 to 2021 before leaving to create Bronco Nation News. Rains, who was a voter in the Associated Press Top 25 men’s college basketball poll from 2014-2021, also makes weekly appearances on KTIK 95.3 FM each Friday at 4 p.m. Follow @bjrains

Game day breakdown: Tulsa (4-3) at Boise State (3-4)

The Boise State men’s basketball team will look to end a two-game losing streak tonight when the Broncos host Tulsa at 7 p.m. The game will be streamed on the Mountain West Network at BroncoSports.com/MWN. Big news for the Broncos broke late Thursday night as Bronco Nation News exclusively reported that guard Devonaire Doutrive has…

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Potato Bowl becoming realistic option for Boise State

Staying in Boise to play in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl is becoming a more realistic possibility for the Boise State football team, multiple sources told Bronco Nation News on Thursday. Boise State (7-5) has expressed interest in potentially wanting to play in the game, according to sources, due to the potential dates of other…

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Boise State backup QB Jack Sears to transfer

Boise State backup quarterback Jack Sears has entered the transfer portal, sources told Bronco Nation News on Wednesday. Sears transferred from USC prior to the 2020 season but lost out to Hank Bachmeier for the starting quarterback job in each of the past two years.  Sources told Bronco Nation News that Sears has already cleaned…

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