Bronco men host No. 9 Washington State Tuesday night

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.

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