BOISE, Idaho Making the game winning field goal in Boise State University’s 23-20 win over San Jose State University this past Saturday (Nov. 11) has earned Bronco place kicker Anthony Montgomery the WAC Special Teams Player of the Week award.
A senior from Hanford, Calif., Montgomery made his game winning 37-yard field goal as time expired on the clock to give the undefeated Broncos their 10th win of the 2006 season. Montgomery was also successful on this two other field goal attempts during the game from 24 and 27 yards.
Montgomery’s award marks the 10th time this season a Boise State player has won the offensive, defensive or special teams honor.
Since missing his first field goal attempt of the season from 33 yards against Sacramento State on Aug. 31, Montgomery has made 12 straight field goals. The San Jose State game marked the second time this season he has made three field goals in one game. The other game was in Boise State’s win at the University of Utah on Sept. 30, 36-3.