Broncos ESPNU BracketBusters Game Scheduled to Tip-Off at 4:30 p.m. on ESPNU

BOISE, Idaho Boise State’s ESPNU BracketBusters game against Portland St. will tip off at 4:30 p.m. (PST) on Saturday, Feb. 21, and be seen on ESPNU. The game is one of six bracket buster games that will be seen on ESPNU.

ESPNU launched on March 4, 2005. The 24-hour college sports television network features more than 550 live events annually, including college football, college basketball and Olympic sports from more than 25 Division I conferences, as well as premier high school content. The network also has a wide-ranging, long-term agreement with the NCAA for enhanced coverage of 22 NCAA Championships.

ESPNU also offers comprehensive studio programming, including live simulcasts of ESPN Radio’s The Herd with Colin Cowherd, and replays the best games of the week from ABC, ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPN Regional Television. The brand is also available in high definition on ESPNU HD and online at In addition, ESPNU Campus Connection, a multi-platform student-generated content initiative, was introduced in August 2007.

ESPNU is available nationwide in more than 23 million households and has long-term carriage agreements with several top 10 providers, including Charter, Cox, DIRECTV (Channel 614), DISH Network (Channel 148), Insight Communications, Mediacom, Suddenlink, and Time Warner. ESPNU is also available on Verizon FIOS TV and AT&T U-verse.

Boise State is 16-6 on the season, including a 6-3 Western Athletic Conference record, while Portland State is 17-7, including 9-1 in the Big Sky Conference. Boise State faces Fresno State on Monday before returning home to host ranked Utah State on Saturday this week.

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