Broncos Look to Stay Hot Saturday
Feb. 10, 2017

Boise State vs Air Force
Saturday, Feb. 11 | 4 p.m. MT | Boise, Idaho (Taco Bell Arena)
TV: ROOT Sports
Radio: Bronco Radio Network
Live Video (Outside ROOT footprint) | Live Audio | Live Stats

Boise State Game Notes

THE GAME: Boise State looks to stay at the top of the Mountain West standings Saturday, as it faces Air Force at 4 p.m. at Taco Bell Arena. This is the first meeting of the season between the Broncos (15-7, 8-3 MW) and Falcons (10-14, 3-8 MW) who will also meet in the final game of the regular season.

WATCH: The game will be televised by ROOT Sports, and available on a video stream for those outside the ROOT footprint (HERE). Channel Finder: DirecTV 687, Dish 426, Cable ONE 27/1149.
Play-by-Play: Drew Goodman
Analyst: Joe Cravens

LISTEN: Radio coverage of Saturday's game will be broadcast on the Bronco Radio Network, with 670 AM KBOI serving as the flagship station. Bob Behler will handle play-by-play duties with Abe Jackson serving as the analyst. The pregame show will begin at 3:30 pm MT. The broadcast can also be heard live online at BroncoSports.com.

ABOUT AIR FORCE: The Falcons have knocked off Fresno State, San Diego State and Utah State in conference play, but are yet to win a game away from home. Air Force is 10-5 in home games this year and 0-9 away from home, including a 0-7 mark in true road games.
All-Time Series: Boise State leads 7-4. The Falcons won the lone meeting last season, 61-53 at Air Force.

BLACK OUT: Boise State is hosting its annual Black Out game Saturday. The Broncos will wear their black uniforms and fans are encouraged to wear black to the game. Boise State is 4-0 all-time when wearing black at home.

MONTH OF THE BRONCO: Boise State began the month of February by extending its win streak to three games with a 72-70 victory over Utah State. Under Leon Rice, the Broncos are 28-17 (.622) all-time in February.

GOOD START: Boise State has won eight of its first 11 conference games for the second time in three years (2014-15), matching the best 11-game start start since joining the Mountain West. The Broncos have won nine of their first 12 league games seven times, most recently in 2007-08.

SIMPLE RECIPE: In their eight Mountain West wins, the Broncos are shooting 45.3 percent from the field and 35.2 percent from three-point range; compared to 36.5 and 29.5, respectively, in their three losses.

FRESHMAN SNIPER: Justinian Jessup has made 41 three-pointers as a freshman, matching Nick Duncan for third most triples by a freshman in Boise State history. He trails Coby Karl (49) and Anthony Drmic (57).

The Last Meeting
Boise State53
Air Force61
February 6, 2016
USAFA, Colo.
Broncos Shocked By Air Force, 61-53
Lonnie Jackson had 16 points and James Webb III 12 for Boise State. The Broncos remain alone in third place in the conference standings.


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