Mountain West Articles

UTSA takes an important step in the program's brief history Saturday, appearing in its first-ever bowl game.   First-year head coach Frank Wilson led a three-game improvement from 2015, completing the Roadrunners' sprint to the...
Kyle Kensing
6 months ago
Deshaun Watson
College football’s bowl season kicks off on Saturday, Dec. 17 and continues until the national championship in Tampa, Fla. on Jan. 9. With the bowl lineup set and confidence pools and pick’em contests set to start on Dec. 17, four...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Nick Fitzgerald
Breakout players or the emergence of new stars is an annual tradition for all 128 college football teams. However, with the focus shifting to the bowl season, it’s never too early to think about players that could use the postseason as a...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Deshaun Watson
College football’s regular season is over and the matchups for the 2016-17 bowl season are set. The bowl slate features 40 matchups and the national championship game to be played on Jan. 9 in Tampa, Fla. The postseason action starts on...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Nick Saban
The teams and matchups for college football’s 2016-17 playoff are set. With no upsets or surprises on Championship Saturday, the top four teams were easy picks for the College Football Playoff selection committee. Alabama claimed the No. 1...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Reuben Foster
Week 14 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. The final regular season weekend produced some entertaining conference championship games, as Penn State rallied from a 28-7 deficit to...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Brian Hill
Neither Mountain Division champion Wyoming nor West Division champion San Diego State are exactly streaking into the 2016 Mountain West Championship Game.   With a combined record of 2-4 since Nov. 12 — including regular-season finale...
Kyle Kensing
6 months ago
Baker Mayfield
College football’s 2016 regular season concludes with a small, but meaningful slate on Friday and Saturday for Week 14. The action begins on Friday night with the MAC Championship between Western Michigan and Ohio, with the Pac-12 title game...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Nick Saban
College football’s 2016 regular season is down to its final weekend of action. And with just one week remaining, the bowl picture for every game and teams involved is starting to clear. A majority of the matchups won’t be announced...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Patrick Mahomes
Week 13 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. The Thanksgiving slate provided one of the best weeks of action of the year, starting with the Michigan-Ohio State showdown from Saturday...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Jalen Robinette
The end of the college football regular season is upon us, which means time is running out for Boise State to make up ground on Wyoming in the Mountain West’s Mountain Division. The 10-1 Broncos are on the wrong end of the head-to-head...
Nicholas Ian Allen
7 months ago
D'Onta Foreman
The Week 13 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Michigan-Ohio State, Washington-Washington State, Auburn-Alabama and South Carolina-Clemson....
Mitch Light
7 months ago
J.T. Barrett
College football’s 2016 regular season is winding down, but there are two weeks of action remaining, including a busy and rivalry-filled Week 13 slate. Three MAC games start the action on Tuesday night for Week 13, including Akron at Ohio and...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
Saquon Barkley
Just two weeks remain in college football’s 2016 season. While the regular season is winding down, the bowl picture is starting to clear for all 10 conferences and rivalry week should add even more certainty to postseason destinations for...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
Sefo Liufau
Week 12 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Saturday's slate didn't produce another week of upsets, but there were several key matchups that will have a role in determining...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
Brian Hill
Following its 30-28 victory over Boise State in October, Wyoming took control of the Mountain Division of the Mountain West Conference. However, the Cowboys were shocked 69-66 in triple overtime against UNLV last week. Now 7-3 overall and 5-1 in...
Nicholas Ian Allen
7 months ago
Brett Rypien
UNLV gave Boise State an unexpected gift this past Saturday when the Rebels upset Wyoming 69-66 in triple overtime. The Broncos, who lost to Wyoming 30-28 on Oct. 29, still need either San Diego State or New Mexico to beat the Cowboys in order to...
Nicholas Ian Allen
7 months ago
Sam Darnold
The Week 12 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Colorado-Washington State, Oklahoma-West Virginia, TCU-Oklahoma State and LSU-Florida....
Mitch Light
7 months ago
Skyler Howard
College football’s Week 12 slate begins with two MAC games on Tuesday and two more on Wednesday night, followed by an intriguing showdown between Louisville and Houston on Thursday night. This game was one of the most anticipated weeknight...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
J.T. Barrett
Week 11 provided its share of upsets for the 2016 college football season. Clemson, Michigan and Washington were knocked from the ranks of the unbeaten, while Auburn and Texas A&M – two of the selection committee’s top-10 teams...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
James Conner
Week 11 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Five teams ranked in the College Football Playoff selection committee's top 10 poll from Tuesday night suffered defeats on Saturday....
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
The Boise State Broncos travel to Hawaii Saturday for a must-win Mountain West showdown. A surprise 30-28 upset loss to Wyoming was a major shot to Boise State’s Mountain West title and New Year’s Six bowl game hopes, but the Broncos...
Nicholas Ian Allen
7 months ago
D'onta Foreman
The Week 11 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Washington-USC, Arkansas-LSU, Texas-West Virginia and Auburn-Georgia. Additionally, conference...
Mitch Light
7 months ago
Jake Browning
College football’s Week 11 slate once again kicked off with midweek MACtion on Tuesday and Wednesday and continues into Thursday night with three games on the schedule, including North Carolina at Duke and Utah at Arizona State. Boston...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
Wilton Speight
The first weekend of November games for the 2016 college football season are in the books. Alabama dominated LSU in Baton Rouge to remain No. 1, while Clemson, Michigan and Washington scored victories in conference play to stay unbeaten....
Steven Lassan
7 months ago

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