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NCAA: Boise State football can wear all-blue uniforms on The Blue

By Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com © 2013 Idaho Statesman UPDATE: Boise State is due to get new blue and white jerseys this season, so the new rule about numbers won’t be a problem on those (see below). However, coach Chris Petersen

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Three chances for Boise State men’s basketball to prove NCAA worth

By Brian Murphy bmurphy@idahostatesman.com Boise State’s quest for its first-ever at-large berth to the NCAA Tournament is in the final stretch. And the Broncos couldn’t have asked for a better slate of games to prove they belong. Boise State (19-8,

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Now, Mountain West says it supports NCAA president

By Brian Murphy bmurphy@idahostatesman.com Is the Mountain West dissatisfied with the NCAA leadership and President Mark Emmert? Or is the conference supporting the embattled president? It depends on the day, apparently. Last week, CBSSports.com reported that the league was not

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Mountain West writes NCAA to defend Boise State’s all-blue uniforms

By Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com © 2013 Idaho Statesman Mountain West Commissioner Craig Thompson on Tuesday sent a letter to the NCAA on Boise State’s behalf stating its opposition to the proposed rule change that would prevent the Broncos from wearing

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New NCAA rule would outlaw Boise State’s all-blue uniforms at home

By Brian Murphy bmurphy@idahostatesman.com Boise State’s football team will not be allowed to wear all-blue uniforms for home games if a new NCAA rule is adopted. The NCAA Football Rules Committee proposed several rule changes on Wednesday, including this one:

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