clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Mountaintop View 11-28-19

New, 1 comment

Happy Thanksgiving, Mountain West fans!

NCAA Basketball: Wisconsin at New Mexico Nicole Sweet-USA TODAY Sports

CSU football treating finale Friday vs. No. 20 Boise State like a bowl game

Colorado State football is not only eliminated from conference championship contention, they’re also unable to attain bowl eligibility this weekend. As a result, the Rams are treating Senior Day like a bowl game when the #20 Boise State Broncos come to town. The Rams snuck up on ranked Utah State late last season, and figure to play with emotion on Black Friday in what will likely be a snow-filled game.

Boise State Men’s Basketball in 2020 Orlando

This being Thanksgiving week, you’re bound to notice there is a ton of college basketball on TV. Next year, Boise State men’s basketball will get involved in the weekly festivities. Traveling all the way to Orlando, Florida, the Broncos will be in a field that includes powers like Auburn, Gonzaga, Michigan State, to name a few.

Brooklyn bounce back: Lobos beat Wisconsin

If you follow Mountain West basketball, you know it’s been a rough last five years or so when it comes to out-of-conference performance. Utah State’s win over LSU last week helped the conference, and so did New Mexico’s 59-50 win over Wisconsin. A solid bounce back after getting smoked by Auburn. Mountain West basketball could very much benefit from Lobo basketball reemerging as a mid-major power.

The 12 most memorable games in Nevada and UNLV’s bitter history

Nevada Sports Net’s Chris Murray details the 12 most memorable games in the Fremont Cannon rivalry. This Saturday’s contest will be awkward considering it’ll be UNLV head coach Tony Sanchez’s last game with the Rebels. Read above to become more knowledgeable about the rivalry that includes close games and brawls!

Rocky Long has [insert fire emoji] takes

On The Horizon

Thursday: Week 14 Rooting Guide

Thursday: Game Previews around the Mountain West

Coming Friday: Week 14: How to Watch, Who Will Win, and Game Thread

Coming Friday: More Game Previews