BOISE, Idaho The Boise State men’s basketball team hosts No. 9 Washington State Tuesday at 7:05 p.m. in Taco Bell Arena. Tipoff is scheduled for 7:05 p.m.
The Broncos, 1-0, will tangle with a team ranked in the top 10 for the fourth time in Taco Bell Arena history, and the third highest ever. Boise State lost to No. 3 Cincinnati 78-46 during the 1999-2000 season, lost to No. 5 Wyoming 59-55 during the 1987-1988 season and lost to No. 10 Nevada 95-81 last season.
The Broncos do have a pair of wins over nationally-ranked teams in Taco Bell Arena. They beat No. 20 Fresno State 60-52 during the 1983-1984 season and No. 15 Washington 69-61 during the 1998-1999 season.
Boise State is 3-16 all-time against ranked teams, including 0-10 against teams in the top 10.