THE GAME: The No. 4 Boise State football team (1-0) continues its 2011 season, squaring off against Toledo (1-1) Friday, Sept. 16, at 6 p.m. (MT) at the Glass Bowl in Toledo, Ohio. The game between the Broncos and Rockets will be televised by ESPN.
BRONCOS ON TV: The game is the second of three Boise State regular-season matchups to be televised live on the ESPN family of networks in 2011. The Broncos are 43-8 all-time when playing on an ESPN platform.
Play-by-Play: Joe Tessitore
Analyst: Rod Gilmore
BRONCOS ON RADIO: All Boise State games will be broadcast on the Bronco Radio Network, with KBOI-AM (670) in Boise serving as the flagship station.
Play-by-Play: Bob Behler
Analyst: Pete Cavender
SERIES HISTORY: In the only previous meeting between the two schools, No. 4 Boise State defeated Toledo 57-14 in front of 33,833 fans at Bronco Stadium last season (Oct. 9). Kellen Moore completed
16-of-22 passes for 267 yards and three touchdowns in leading the Broncos to their 19th-consecutive victory - at the time the longest streak in the nation. Shea McClellin also scored on a 36-yard interception return against the Rockets, one of five turnovers forced by the Bronco defense.
BOISE STATE VS. THE MAC: The Broncos are 8-3 against teams currently in the MAC, including victories in each of the last seven meetings. Boise State has played five of the 13 teams in the conference dating back to a 1974 Division II Quarterfinal loss at Central Michigan (20-6): Akron (1-0), Bowling Green (3-0), Central Michigan (2-3), Miami (1-0) and Toledo (1-0).