Mountain West RUMORS & NEWS

  • Former Wyoming offensive lineman Brinkley Jolly transfers to SMU

    Casper Star-Tribune "Former Wyoming offensive tackle Brinkley Jolly is transferring to SMU, Jolly posted Saturday on his private Instagram account. The news was also reported by Billy Embody of PonyStampede.com. It was announced this March that Jolly planned to leave the Cowboys program as..." June 12

  • Nevada’s Devin Porter arrested for failure to appear

    Reno Gazette-Journal "Sam Hammond didn't even know if he was going to play college athletics after being a three-sport standout at Yerington High. Now he's a scholarship athlete. Coach Jay Norvell has shifted Hammond, a 6-foot-5, 255-pound defensive end, from walk-on to full-ride..." May 22

  • Once committed to Illinois, USC grad transfer Jalen Greene now headed to Utah State instead

    College Football Talk "That whole thing where Illinois picked up a Power Five transfer earlier this offseason?  Never mind, apparently. In late March, Jalen Greene took to Twitter to announce that he had committed to Illinoisafter deciding to transfer from USC.  Showing that..." May 15

  • Hawaii Coach Nick Rolovich Calls Out Oregon State for Recruiting His Players by Mail

    SI "A simple concept of recruiting is that you can't go after players on other teams, right? Apparently, that's hard for some schools to grasp. Hawaii coach Nick Rolovich shared on Twitter on Friday that some of his players were being recruited by Oregon State. Several Rainbow Warriors players..." May 04

  • Boise State adds Vandals' leading tackler Tony Lashley as graduate transfer

    Idaho Press-Tribune "Boise State and Idaho haven’t met on the football field since 2010 but the rivalry may have added a new layer Tuesday when the Broncos poached the Vandals’ top defensive player. Idaho’s leading tackler in 2017 and first-team all-Sun Belt linebacker Tony Lashley will graduate this spring and..." May 02

  • San Diego State details how NFL could fit with stadium proposal

    San Diego Union-Tribune "San Diego State provided details Thursday on how a proposed 35,000-seat stadium in Mission Valley could be expanded to 55,000 seats to accommodate an NFL franchise. John David Wicker, SDSU director of athletics, announced the details during an afternoon news conference held at SDSU’s Viejas..." April 30

  • Colorado State lands $37.7 million stadium naming rights deal

    College Football Talk "Colorado State’s athletic department coffers will be a little more full thanks to one development this week. CSU announced Thursday a 15-year agreement with Public Service Credit Union for the naming rights to the university’s year-old football stadium. The long-term agreement will result in..." April 20