BOISE, Idaho-Boise State softball announced the addition of Saint Mary's to its 2011 schedule. The Broncos will visit the Gaels, Monday, April 3, in Moraga, Calif. First pitch is set for Noon local time, 1 p.m. mountain time.
Saint Mary's claimed the Pacific Coast Softball Conference championship in 2010, its first PCSC title, to advance to the NCAA Regional. The Gaels return seven starters from the tournament team, and were picked to repeat as PCSC Coastal Division champions in the preseason poll.
The addition of Saint Mary's to the schedule gives Boise State 13 games against 2010 NCAA Tournament participants.
The season gets started Saturday, Feb. 12, when the Broncos take on Loyola Marymount and Long Beach State at the Long Beach State Kickoff Tournament.