Monday, October 31, 2011

Boise State Soccer Team Will Face UNLV in MWC Quarterfinals

The Boise State soccer team, winners of three of its last four matches, will take on #4 seed UNLV in the opening round of the Mountain West Conference quarterfinals.

The Broncos and Rebels will take to the field Wednesday at 3 p.m. in Albuquerque.  Good luck Lady Broncos!

Moore Named To Maxwell Award Semifinal List

Record-setting Boise State senior quarterback Kellen Moore was named a semifinalist for the Maxwell Award today, given annually to the nation's top collegiate player.

Moore, who became a semifinalist for the Davey O'Brien Award last week, is one of 16 semifinalists for the Maxwell Award.  Three finalists will be named in three weeks (November 21) with the winner announced on the College Football Awards Show December 8.

Moore is tied for the most wins as a starting quarterback in the history of college football with 45, and also holds two NCAA records for the fewest interceptions in a season.  He is #4 on the NCAA career list for touchdown passes (123) and currently ranks 10th for career passing yards (12,877).  This season, Moore leads the nation in completion percentage (76.3%) and is fourth in passing efficiency (180.72).

The complete list of semifinalists:

Matt BarkleyJRQBUSC
Justin BlackmonJRWROklahoma State
Tajh BoydSOQBClemson
Ryan BroylesSRWROklahoma
Robert Griffin IIIJRQBBaylor
LaMichael JamesJRRBOregon
Landry JonesJRQBOklahoma
Case KeenumSRQBHouston
Andrew LuckJRQBStanford
Kellen MooreSRQBBoise State
Chris PolkJRRBWashington
Trent RichardsonJRRBAlabama
Brandon WeedenSRQBOklahoma State
Russell WilsonSRQBWisconsin
David WilsonJRRBVirginia Tech
Robert WoodsSOWRUSC

Boise State #5 in Official Billingsley Ratings, Week Nine

The Top 7 exactly as projected Saturday night..Tulsa, Georgia, TCU and Nevada in the Top 40: