BOISE, Idaho – ESPN announced today (March 14) that Boise State University’s home football game against Southern Miss. has been moved to Sept. 27 (Thursday) and will be nationally broadcast on ESPN. 
            The game between the Broncos and Golden Eagles, which was originally scheduled for Sept. 22 (Saturday), will kickoff at 5:30 p.m. (MT) at Bronco Stadium.  The move to Thursday means at least five Bronco football games will be broadcast by the ESPN network this upcoming season.
            Bronco home games against New Mexico State University on Oct. 7 (Sunday) and the University of Nevada on Oct. 14 (Sunday), and away games at Fresno State on Oct. 26 (Friday) and Hawai’i on Nov. 23 (Friday), are also scheduled to be broadcast by the national cable system.  Times and cable channels will be announced at a later date.
            Gene Bleymaier, Director of Athletics at Boise State, also announced today that the Broncos’ game at Bowling Green State scheduled for Sept. 29 (Saturday) has been post-poned to another season.  Specifics on the year will be announced later.
            Boise State also announced times for four of its home games.  The Weber State University game, which opens the 2007 season, will start at 7:00 p.m. (MT) on Aug. 30 (Thursday).  Boise State’s game against the University of Wyoming on Sept. 15 (Saturday) will start at 6:00 p.m. (MT), while the San Jose State game on Nov. 3 (Saturday) and the University of Idaho contest on Nov. 17 (Saturday) are scheduled to start at 1:00 p.m. (MT). 
            The Broncos are the five-time defending champions of the Western Athletic Conference.  Boise State completed its 2006 season as the only undefeated I-A team in the country at 13-0, and defeated the University of Oklahoma 43-42 in overtime at the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl.
            Following is the current schedule.  All dates and times are tentative and subject to changes.
DATE                                      OPPONENT                                       LOCATION                           TIME
Aug. 30 (Thursday)                 Weber State                                        Boise, Idaho                           7:00 p.m.
Sept. 8 (Saturday)                     Washington                                           Seattle, Washington                   TBA
Sept. 15 (Saturday)                 Wyoming                                             Boise, Idaho                           6:00 p.m.
Sept. 27 (Thursday)                Southern Miss.                                   Boise, Idaho                           5:30 p.m.
Oct. 7 (Sunday)                       * New Mexico State                           Boise, Idaho                           TBA
Oct. 14 (Sunday)                     * Nevada                                             Boise, Idaho                           TBA
Oct. 20 (Saturday)                     * Louisiana Tech                                   Ruston, Louisiana                      TBA
Oct. 26 (Friday)                        * Fresno State                                       Fresno, California                      TBA
Nov. 3 (Saturday)                    * San Jose State                                 Boise, Idaho                           1:00 p.m.
Nov. 10 (Saturday)                    * Utah State                                          Logan, Utah                              TBA
Nov. 17 (Saturday)                  * Idaho                                                Boise, Idaho                           1:00 p.m.
Nov. 23 (Friday)                        *Hawai’i                                               Honolulu, Hawai’I                     TBA

* Western Athletic Conference Game                                                   
All times listed are Mountain unless noted.
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