MBB Returns to Action Sunday
Dec. 15, 2016

Boise State vs Idaho State
Sunday, Dec. 18 | 4:30 p.m. MT | Boise, Idaho (Taco Bell Arena)
Video: Mountain West Network/Twitter
Radio: Bronco Radio Network
Live Video | Live Audio | Live Stats

Boise State Game Notes

THE GAME: Boise State (5-4) gets back on the court Sunday, facing Idaho State (2-8). Tipoff is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. MT at Taco Bell Arena, as the second game of a doubleheader with the Bronco women.

DOUBLEHEADER DEAL: Boise State women's basketball puts is 8-1 record on the line against Portland Sunday, at 2 p.m. All fans who arrive before halftime of the women's game can buy a ticket for $6 and stay for both games.

LIVE ON TWITTER: In addition to being broadcast on the Mountain West Network, Sunday’s game will be streamed live on Twitter. A link to the broadcast can be found on various twitter accounts, including @BroncoSportsMBB. Fans can keep up with the conversation by using the official hashtag, #ISUvsBOISE.

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 1:30 pm MT. The broadcast can also be heard live online at BroncoSports.com.

ABOUT IDAHO STATE: The Bengals are 2-8 on the year, with a home game set for Friday before traveling to Boise. Guard Ethan Telfair is one of 11 players in the country to record a triple-double this season.
All-Time Series: Boise State leads 51-41. Sunday marks the 93rd meeting between the programs, the most games Boise State has played against any opponent. It is the first meeting since Dec. 5, 2011.

LONG LAYOFF: Due to the postponement of Boise State’s Dec. 10 game against Portland (travel delays), the Broncos will go 13 days between games. It is the longest in-season layoff for Boise State in nearly 40 years, since going 14 days without a game from Dec. 23, 1977-Jan. 6, 1978.

SHARING THE BALL: Boise State recorded a season-high 22 assists on 29 field goals in its Dec. 5 win at Loyola Marymount. The Broncos shot 58 percent from the floor, also a season best. The 22 assists are the most by Boise State since also recording 22 Feb. 20, 2013, at Air Force.

CAREER NIGHT: Boise State won at Loyola Marymount (Dec. 5) 80-79 thanks in large part to career nights from three Broncos off the bench. Zach Haney (nine), Marcus Dickinson (eight) and Cameron Oluyitan (six) all posted career-high scoring outputs. The trio combined for 19 points in the first half.

TIME TRAVEL: Sunday marks Boise State’s seventh-consecutive game without playing in the same time zone two games in a row. The Broncos have criss-crossed the United States playing from coast to coast all season. Now Boise State will not leave the Mountain Time Zone until Jan. 4 (at UNLV).

The Last Meeting
Idaho State55
Boise State79
December 5, 2011
Taco Bell Arena

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