As this story was being prepared, word came out that Boise State will be canceling playing in the Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl. Nevertheless, there are other links around the rest of the Mountain West as we share Player of the Week awards and other items. Enjoy!!
MW Men’s Basketball Player of the Week
In a rare move, the MW decides to rename this weekly award
the Tyson Degenhart Freshman of the Week Award.
Boise State pulls out of the Arizona Bowl due to Covid issues.
Breaking: @BroncoSportsFB has pulled out of @theARIZONABOWL due to too many players contracting covid. We are actively looking for a replacement. I suggest @WSUCougarFB does a poll of players whether they want to play in Az bowl or Sun Bowl.— Dave Portnoy (@stoolpresidente) December 27, 2021
MW Women’s BB Player of the Week
MW Women’s Freshman of the Week
#— Mountain West (@MountainWest) December 27, 2021
Trista Hull had 1️⃣4️⃣ points and 5️⃣ rebounds in her first career start, helping lead @BroncoSportsWBB to a 90-39 victory over Warner Pacific. #AtThePeak | #MakingHerMark | #BleedBlue pic.twitter.com/DtPFKaEinZ
And the rise continues for the Rams!!
Wolf Pack play better in 2nd half, but had too big of a hole to get out of in the Quick Lane Bowl.
On the horizon:
- Later today: Utah State signing day recap
- Later today: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly: Bowl Edition #2
- Later today: The Recruiting Road So Far: San Jose State
- Coming Wednesday: Peak Perspective: The Top Plays from 2021
- Coming Wednesday: The Recruiting Road So Far: UNLV