Mountain West RUMORS & NEWS

  • Boise State, San Diego State stick with Mountain West over AAC; hope for Big 12, Pac-12 interest

    CBS Sports "Boise State and San Diego State informed the Mountain West on Thursday that they intend to stay in the conference, sources confirmed to CBS Sports' Dennis Dodd and Matt Norlander. The two schools had been targeted by the AAC as possible expansion options after three AAC teams -- Cincinnati,..." October 01

  • AAC reportedly eyeing Colorado State, Air Force for expansion

    247 Sports "Conference realignment season is far from over. The American Athletic Conference (AAC) may be close to adding Colorado State and Air Force, according to a report by CBS Sports’ Matt Norlander. The announcement could happen sooner rather than later. Sources told..." September 28

  • Boise State's blue turf was a genius idea for the Broncos' brand

    USA Today "Gene Bleymaier goes into the Boise State Athletics Hall of Fame in October, and frankly, it’s about danged time.  Bleymaier, then the Bronco athletic director, had one of the greatest ideas in the history of marketing. In 1986, with Boise State football in need of..." September 18

  • Enormous College Football Ref Christian Watson Goes Viral During North Dakota-Utah State Game

    Total Pro Sports "We have seen some shredded looking refs over the years, but Christian Watson may just defeat them all. College football fans couldn’t believe how strong the head official for the North Dakota and Utah State game looked. " September 11

  • Tate Martell, Who Transferred To Third School In Four Years, Lands An Endorsement Deal

    The Spun "Quarterback Tate Martell hasn’t gotten off to the start that he hoped at UNLV, but it was revealed on Wednesday that he’s landed a notable endorsement deal. Martell, 23, has reportedly become a brand ambassador for “It’s Just Wings”, a virtual brand that..." September 09

  • Boise State QB Hank Bachmeier attended Zoom class during rain delay

    Larry Brown Sports "The start to Thursday night’s game between Boise State and UCF at the Bounce House in Florida was delayed due to weather conditions. Boise State quarterback Hank Bachmeier made the most of the delay by attending a class online. Seriously. Just in case you don’t believe..." September 03

  • Tate Martell not even listed on UNLV depth chart

    Larry Brown Sports "Tate Martell was hoping to finally fulfill his once seemingly infinite potential when he transferred to UNLV this summer, but he does not appear to be a part of the team’s plans at the moment. UNLV released its first official depth chart this week, and Martell isn’t even..." September 01

  • Hawaii honors late Colt Brennan with helmet decal

    Larry Brown Sports "Former Hawaii quarterback Colt Brennan will get a cool tribute from the school following his death earlier this year. Hawaii showed off the decal, which depicts Brennan’s number 15 along with an outline of the state.  " August 28