Memories of 2007 rekindled. Boise State proved oldies can be goodies in its game against Wyoming. Check out this retro Statue of Liberty play. Just as you remembered it... minus the marriage proposal to a cheerleader.
Jim Bartko is the new Director of Athletics at Fresno State, Bulldogs' softball head coach Trisha Ford has been selected as an assistant coach for the 2015 USA Softball Junior Women’s National Team, and four MW teams and four individuals will represent the Conference at the 2014 NCAA Cross Country Championships on Nov. 22.
Nationally ranked Colorado State football’s Rashard Higgins is a semifinalist for the Walter Camp Player of the Year Award, Air Force football great Chad Hennings is honored as the Walter Camp Alumni of the Year, and UNLV head women’s volleyball coach Cindy Fredrick nabs her 500th overall win.
San Diego State head men’s basketball coach Steve Fisher receives a contract extension, Boise State running back Jay Ajayi has been named a semifinalist for the Doak Walker Award, and Colorado State & Air Force head football coaches Jim McElwain and Troy Calhoun are semifinalists for this year’s Maxwell Football Club’s Collegiate Coach of the Year.
San Diego State gave head coach Steve Fisher a three-year contract extension today and he wondered aloud why the Aztecs shouldn't be thinking about winning a national championship. Campus Insiders' Jordan Cornette and SDSU insider David Gascon weigh in on what Fisher's extended stay means to the program.
Air Force QB Kale Pearson is selected as a Manning Award “Star of the Week,” Utah State LB Zach Vigil has been named a semifinalist for the 2014 Bulsworth Trophy, and New Mexico cross country runner Alice Wright and Boise State women’s head coach Corey Ihmels are honored by the USTFCCCA.
With the hoops season upon us, Campus Insiders' basketball analyst Jordan Cornette is telling us which players from the Mountain West, including studs from San Diego State, Boise State and Wyoming, are due for a great season.
The Mountain West will host first and second round games of the 2016 NCAA DI Men’s Basketball Championships, three MW institutions recognize American Indian Heritage Month by wearing specially designed uniforms, and Colorado State wide receiver Rashard Higgins is a semifinalist for the 2014 Biletnikoff.
Nevada guard T Moe has earned Mountain West Women’s Basketball Player of the Week honors for games played from November 14-16, 2014. It is the first MW weekly honor of Moe’s career. She is the first Wolf Pack student-athlete to earn the accolade.
Utah State redshirt freshman forward David Collette has been named Mountain West Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for games played through Sunday, November 16. It is the first career MW weekly accolade for Collette.
San Diego State middle blocker Kaja Sandberg has earned Mountain West Women’s Volleyball Player of the Week honors for matches played from November 10-16, 2014. It is the first MW weekly honor of Sandberg’s career.
Air Force senior quarterback Kale Pearson has been named Mountain West Offensive Player of the Week, while Hawai‘i senior linebacker TJ Taimatuia and Boise State sophomore linebacker Chris Santini earned MW Defensive and Special Teams honors, respectively. It is the first career MW weekly accolade for all three student-athletes.
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Another classic game highlighted by another classic performance by Derek Carr. Watch him set Fresno State's career passing record in this victory over Nevada, the Bulldogs eighth straight win to start the 2013 season.
Colorado State’s Garrett Grayson has been added to the 2014 Heisman Aspirant list, Hawai’i punter Scott Harding is a semifinalist for the Ray Guy Award, and New Mexico cross country’s Alice Wright wins the NCAA Mountain Region Championship.
Boise State QB Grant Hedrick wins the Capital One Cup Impact Performance of the Week, MW men’s and women’s cross country teams had to the 2014 NCAA Regionals, and MW basketball season tips off Friday, Nov. 14.
Campus Insiders Bonnie Bernstein and Jordan Cornette preview the upcoming Mountain West season including how San Diego State plans to replace Xavier Thames, why Boise State could be the second best team in the conference, and what to expect from Wyoming with Larry Nance Jr.
Former UNLV baseball All-American Matt Wiliams is named NL Manager of the year, four MW football players have been named Burlsworth Trophy nominees, and the Mountain West Network will broadcast a network record 93 events this week.
Colorado State continued their climb both home and away. A second consecutive sellout would watch as the Rams dominated the Wyoming Cowboys in the border war. One week later, the Rams would travel west to defeat the San Jose State Spartans and improve to 8-1.
"The 12th Man" was called upon for the 100th annual homecoming at Colorado State University. In a game that would come down to the final play, a 46-yard field goal attempt, the Ram Family would not be disappointed. Typically, "The 12th Man" is found in the stands but not at Colorado State University, where our extended family is encouraged to join in celebrating.
Nevada’s Cody Fajardo is a finalist for the 2014 Senior CLASS Award, San Diego State men’s basketball assistant coach Justin Hutson participates in the Sports for Community Summit, and Boise State’s Grant Hedrick is selected as a Manning Award “Star of the Week” for the third time this season.
Nevada junior Yawen Li has been named Mountain West Swimmer of the Week, while her teammate Krysta Palmer has earned MW Women’s Diver of the Week honors for competition from November 3-6, 2014. It is the second Mountain West weekly accolade for Palmer this season. It is the first honor of Li’s career.
UNLV sophomore middle blocker Bree Hammel has earned Mountain West Women’s Volleyball Player of the Week honors for matches played from November 3-9, 2014. It is the first MW weekly honor of Hammel’s career.
Boise State senior quarterback Grant Hedrick has been named Mountain West Offensive Player of the Week, while Fresno State junior inside linebacker Kyrie Wilson and Boise State senior placekicker Dan Goodale earned MW Defensive and Special Teams honors, respectively. It is the first career MW weekly accolade for all three student-athletes.
Hear from SDSU head coach Mike Friesen, goalkeeper Melanie Vaughn, and midfielder Katie Perry who scored the golden goal as San Diego State wins its third straight Mountain West Tournament Championship Title.
MWN’s Stormy Buonantony previews the 2014 MW Women’s Soccer Tournament Championship game between the Cowgirls and Aztecs that will be played on Saturday, November 8th at 7p.m. on the Mountain West Network.
Air Force is flying high after winning its 19th Commander-in-Chief's Trophy last week. Can UNLV clip the Falcons' wings? Campus Insiders' Doug Chapman analyzes the upcoming game between the Falcons and the Rebels.
New Mexico’s Dylann O’Connor has been named Mountain West Women’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week, while Boise State’s Janelle Flores earned MW Defensive Player of the Week honors for matches played on Oct. 31. It is the second career MW weekly accolade for Flores and first for O’Connor.
New Mexico senior right-side hitter Chantale Riddle has earned Mountain West Women’s Volleyball Player of the Week honors for matches played from October 27-November 2, 2014. It is the second MW weekly honor for Riddle this season and the fourth accolade of her career.
Wyoming freshman running back Brian Hill has been named Mountain West Offensive Player of the Week, while Nevada senior linebacker Jonathan McNeal and Air Force senior kicker/punter Will Conant earned MW Defensive and Special Teams honors, respectively. It is the second career MW weekly accolade for McNeal, and first for both Hill and Conant.