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 preview: Prairie View A&M (0-8) at Boise State (5-4)

Leon Rice shouldn’t have a hard time getting his team to stay focused on 0-8 Prairie View A&M. Not after the Broncos scored just 39 points and lost to CSU Bakersfield two weeks ago. Throw in Texas Southern’s stunning upset as a 20-point underdog at Florida earlier this week and the Broncos have plenty of…

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Game day preview: Boise State (4-4) at CSUN (3-4)

The Boise State men’s basketball team will be back in action tonight for a nonconference road game at CSUN. Game time is slated for 8 p.m. MST and it will be streamed on ESPN+.  The Broncos (4-4) are looking to win a second straight game after taking down Tulsa in come-from-behind fashion last Friday.  One…

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