Broncos Ranked No. 23 by Sports Illustrated
BOISE, Idaho – The Boise State University football team has garnered a No. 23 preseason national ranking from Sports Illustrated, the magazine announced Wednesday.

Sports Illustrated’s college football preview issue is slated to hit newsstands today. CLICK HERE for the magazine’s scouting report on the Broncos.

Boise State also opened the season ranked in the USA TODAY Coaches’ Poll (No. 22), marking the 62nd-consecutive week in the rankings. The streak is the second-longest in the country (Alabama, 65).

The Broncos will open the 2012 season at Michigan State, ranked No. 13 in the Coaches’ Poll and No. 8 by Sports Illustrated. The Broncos and Spartans are slated to kickoff at 6 p.m. (MT) in East Lansing, Mich., and the game will be nationally-televised by ESPN.

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