Broncos Host Seattle Tuesday

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What: Boise State vs. Seattle
When: Tuesday, Nov. 19, 7 p.m. (MT)
Where: Boise, Idaho; Taco Bell Arena

THE GAME: The Boise State men's basketball team (2-0) hosts Seattle Tuesday, Nov. 19, at 7 p.m. (MT) at Taco Bell Arena. It is the first televised game of the season for the Broncos.

TV INFORMATION: Tuesday's game will be broadcast on both ROOT SPORTS Rocky Mountain and ROOT SPORTS Northwest. Fans outside of those markets can watch a live stream HERE.
Play-by-Play: Drew Goodman
Analyst: Joe Cravens

The Last Meeting
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Broncos Defeat Redhawks 87-64
Broncos Defeat Redhawks 87-64

RADIO INFORMATION: Boise State's game will be broadcast live on the Bronco Radio Network, with KBOI (670 AM) serving as the flagship station. The broadcast will also be streamed live at BroncoSports.com.
Play-by-Play: Bob Behler
Analyst: Abe Jackson

TICKETS: Show your ticket from Saturday's (Nov. 16) football game and receive a $6 ticket Tuesday. Tickets can be purchased at the Taco Bell Arena Box Office or the Boise State Athletic Ticket Office in advance or on game day. Tickets are $11.75 for adults, $10 for seniors and $8 for juniors (ages two through high school).

PARKING: The West Stadium Lot will be by permit only. Parking in the East Stadium Lot is open to permit holders and available to purchase for $5 on a single-game basis.

SERIES HISTORY: Boise State leads 1-0. The Broncos defeated the Redhawks 87-64 last season (Dec. 2, 2012). The box score can be found on the back page of the game notes.

BACK FOR MORE: The Broncos are the only team from the 2013 NCAA Tournament to return all five starters....Boise State returns 92.4 percent of last season's scoring output, 90 percent of the minutes played and 157 of the 160 starts from 2012-13.

HOT OUT OF THE GATE: Anthony Drmic picked up where he left off last season, scoring 34 points in the season opener against UT Arlington (Nov. 8). Drmic matched his career high and became the first player in Boise State history to score 30+ in a season opener.

Senior Jeff Elorriaga made his season debut against Simpson (Nov. 15) with 26 points in 12 minutes. Elorriaga was 9-of-10 from the floor (hitting his last nine), including 7-of-8 from three-point range.

CENTURY CLUB: Tuesday will mark the 100th game of Leon Rice's career as head coach. Rice is 58-41 through his first 99 games. He is the fifth coach to reach 100 games during the Broncos' Division I era (since 1970-71) and will have the most wins. Rod Jensen previoulsy held the mark for most wins (57) through 100 games. A full list of how the previos four head coaches fareed through 100 games is on page 11 of the game notes.

CENTURY CLUB, PART TWO: Boise State is leading the country in scoring at 113 points per game, entering the week. Boise State has scored at least 100 points in each of its first two games, netting 116 in the opener and 110 in its second game. The Broncos have scored at least 100 points 32 times in school history, seven of which have come under Leon Rice.

THREE-POINT BARRAGE: Boise State is averaging 14 made three-pointers per game, and shooting 54.9 percent from beyond the arc through two games. Both marks lead the NCAA entering the week.

PICKING UP WHERE HE LEFT OFF: Senior Jeff Elorriaga hit 7-of-8 three-pointers (.875) in his season debut against Simpson (Nov. 15), setting the school reord for three-point percentage in a single game with at least eight attempts. He led the Broncos to a 15-of-25 (.600) performance as a team from beyond the arc, one shy of the school record for makes and matching the school record for percentage in a game with at least 25 attempts.

BRONCOS IN NOVEMBER: Boise State is 18-2 in the month of November under head coach Leon Rice. The Broncos are 2-0 this season after going 6-0 in 2010-11, 5-1 in 2011-12 and 5-1 in 2012-13.


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