The first NET rankings are out and you would think that having 5 teams in Top 50, albeit early in season, would get top billing, or maybe two teams in AP Top 25, or the naming of players of the week for both men and women. However, we have seen the Championship Game Offensive Player of the Game enter the transfer portal, rumors of other MW stars entering as well, and a new man at the helm at Nevada. News never stops here at MWC Connection. Enjoy!
MW Basketball News
Colorado State moves up 7 spots after another big week of action and now sits at #13 in this week’s poll. They are joined by San Diego State, who re-enters the poll at #25. See what other MW team received votes.
The MW has 5 teams in top 50 of this first go-round of rankings with a lot of season still to be played.
MW Men’s Basketball Players of the Week
And the Women’s version...
MW Football News
Transfer Portal reality hitting Broncos after big win
“Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.”— Taylen Green (@taylengreen17) December 4, 2023
Proverbs 3:5-6 NIV pic.twitter.com/FHR2qpbwli
Nevada names Texas Co-DC as Head Coach
It's official: Nevada hires Jeff Choate as 28th head football coach in school history. We'll update this story with quotes once the press conference wraps up.— Chris Murray (@ByChrisMurray) December 4, 2023
You can watch the presser here: https://t.co/ZxLDwtzxNjhttps://t.co/xq17d0jZxl
Postseason honors for Air Force player
With a trip to the Arizona Bowl against Toledo on the horizon, here’s a look back at some of the regular season numbers the Cowboys compiled and what they mean.
On the horizon:
Later today: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly: Mountain West Championship
Later today: Mountain West Connection 2023 Season Awards.
Later today: Hike’s Peak Podcast: Episode 25
Coming tomorrow: Peak Perspective: 2023 Mountain West Offensive Teams Rankings