“Now the both of us are colorblind / Cause the other side looks greener / Which leaves your turf in the Boise State.” — Andre 3000 Earlier this month, the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) hosted their annual convention in Chicago. Among several other great panels, the HNBA assembled a terrific panel titled “The Importance […]
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Lucia Davis, who swims for Sweet Home Swim Club and Sweet Home High School, gave a verbal pledge to the Boise State Broncos for 2017-18. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Boise State Deepens Distance Free Bench with Verbal from Lucia Davis
Idaho, a landlocked state with dreary winters and an overwhelmingly white population, might seem an unlikely destination for refugees from Africa and the Middle East. Yet every year, nearly 1,000 asylum seekers settle in Idaho, which...Show More Summary
Despite resistance by Idaho’s top political leaders, 118 Syrian refugees have moved to the Gem State since last Oct. 1, all of them settling in Boise, according to new data … Click to Continue »
It's football season again, which means some significant portion of America is routinely spending some significant chunk of its weekends watching some significant portion of male college students give some significant portion of each other irreparable brain damage. Show More Summary
The Broncos are 2-0 and looking at a schedule that makes 12-0 very possible, even likely.
The Broncos earn their first win in five tries against the Cougars.
Wazzu visits the blue turf for a Saturday night bout. Washington State went a strong 9-4 last year. It was a resurgent season for a team that had been in a rut. And somehow, it happened despite Wazzu starting its season with a loss against an FCS team, Portland State. The Cougars are now looking for a sequel. Show More Summary
The university holds a trademark that covers not just blue football fields, but fields of all stripes — including stripes.
By SwimSwam on SwimSwam The event, scheduled to begin at 9 a.m., is open to the public and offers three different distances for participants to swim. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Boise State Hosts Fall Open Water Classic For Boise Community
1. David Beckworth podcast with Hugh Rockoff — did it take 150 years for the United States to become an optimal currency area? 2. Profile of Yuja Wang. 3. Boise has more Syrian refugees than does New York City (NYT). 4. The explanatory power of marrying up and marrying down, for men vs. women. 5. […] The post Thursday assorted links appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.
This NYT map and accompanying story (Here’s Where They Went) shows the 231 towns and cities where the 10,000 Syrian refugees accepted into the United States have been settled over the past four years. These numbers are tiny comparedShow More Summary
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A breach in a vendor's system that processes online sales of hunting and fishing licenses in Idaho, Oregon and Washington state exposed several million records containing buyers' personal information, officials said Friday. About 80 percent of sales occur in person at those sites, officials said. "[...]Show More Summary
Zach Haney and Nick Duncan shined during the trip, but a number of new faces also emerged for the Broncos. The Boise State men’s basketball wrapped up a four game trip to Costa Rica Monday, finishing with a 3-1 record. On Friday, the Broncos tipped off with a doubleheader - an evening matchup against Brock University (St. Show More Summary
Pieces of Boise State’s 2016-17 schedule are beginning to fall into place, and it won’t be a cakewalk for the young Broncos. As the quiet part of the college basketball season is upon us, bits and pieces of the upcoming basketball schedule...Show More Summary
Lucas and I recently went on a trip to Boise, Idaho. This was our first time to the state of Idaho and we spent our time primarily in Boise. When we arrived after a long day of flying, we checked into our hotel and then headed out for dinner. Show More Summary
Two assistant DAs who successfully prosecuted the Sam Ukwuachu rape case write about how Baylor and Boise State attempted to stymie their efforts. Read more...
Orlando Sentinel college insider Matt Murschel ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2016 season. The Sentinel staff takes a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our projected No. 1 team. Today at No. 33: Boise State Coach: Bryan...
In 1986, Boise State athletic director Gene Bleymaier stopped to think: If the school was going to drop major cash on a new AstroTurf field, they might as well make it something a little more eye-catching. The university president gave Bleymaier the go-ahead, and the bright blue stadium opened to the shock of the public. Show More Summary
Troy Rohn, Boise State University You have forgotten where you put your car keys, or you can't seem to remember the name of your colleague you saw in the grocery store the other day. You fear the worst, that maybe these are signs ofShow More Summary