Mountain West RUMORS & NEWS

  • Former Boise State running back Jack Fields Jr. shot, killed after stabbing deputy

    USA Today "Former Boise State football player Jack Fields Jr. was shot and killed Thursday by a deputy after Fields stabbed the officer while resisting arrest, according to a release by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. Fields was 25.  According to the release, Fields..." November 17

  • Air Force's falcon mascot injured during trip to West Point

    ESPN "A 22-year-old falcon mascot of the Air Force Academy was injured during the football team's trip to New York to face Army this weekend. The Colorado Springs Gazette reported that Aurora, a well-known school mascot for over two decades, suffered an injury to both wings when she was..." November 04

  • Wyoming DT suspended indefinitely after being charged with false imprisonment, harassment at team hotel

    Coloradoan "Youhanna Ghaifan, a starting defensive tackle for Wyoming’s football team, was suspended indefinitely Friday after an incident involving an employee at the team’s hotel in Fort Collins, school officials said. Fort Collins police spokesman Dustin Wier said police received a..." October 26

  • Nevada’s EJ Muhammad announces season-ending surgery on Instagram

    College Football Talk "Once again, a player has utilized social media to make a rather significant announcement. On his Instagram account earlier this week, Nevada defensive back EJ Muhammadannounced that he will miss the remainder of the 2018 season after undergoing surgery. Just what the medical..." September 26

  • Aztecs RB Juwan Washington out six weeks with fractured clavicle

    San Diego Union-Tribune "San Diego State running back Juwan Washington is expected to be out six weeks with a fractured clavicle (collarbone) suffered in Saturday night’s win over Eastern Michigan, a team official said Monday night. SDSU head coach Rocky Long was not available for comment..." September 25