B.J. Rains is a three-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 93.1 FM each Friday at 4 p.m. Follow @bjrains

Broncos’ Octavius Evans declares for 2022 NFL Draft

Boise State wide receiver Octavius Evans has declared for the 2022 NFL Draft and will not return for a final season with the Broncos. Evans had an extra year of eligibility remaining due to the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on the 2020 season, but will instead pursue a professional career. The 6-foot-1 Evans tied for second…

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Boise State running back Habibi-Likio to enter 2022 NFL Draft

Boise State running back Cyrus Habibi-Likio, who played one year for the Broncos after transferring from Oregon, will not return and instead enter the 2022 NFL Draft. Habibi-Likio announced the decision on his social media accounts on Friday. It’s unclear whether Habibi-Likio will play in the Arizona Bowl on Dec. 31 against Central Michigan. Habibi-Likio…

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