Mountain West Football Weekly Release - Sept. 6
WEEKLY AND POST-GAME PRESS CONFERENCES BROADCAST LIVE FOR FREE on MOUNTAIN WEST NETWORK
The Mountain West Network will livestream and archive each of the 12 weekly coaches’ press conferences on TheMW.com, CampusInsiders.com and the respective institutional website. The regular-season schedule will typically be held as follows:
Tim DeRuyter, Fresno State at 11 a.m. PT
Bryan Harsin, Boise State at 11:30 a.m. MT
Matt Wells, Utah State at 11:30 a.m. MT
Mike Bobo, Colorado State at Noon MT
Craig Bohl, Wyoming at Noon MT
Ron Caragher, San José State at 1 p.m. PT
Nick Rolovich, Hawai‘i (available on tape-delayed basis)
Bob Davie, New Mexico at 11:30 a.m. MT
Brian Polian, Nevada at 11 a.m. PT
Rocky Long, San Diego State at Noon PT
Troy Calhoun, Air Force at 12:30 p.m. MT
Tony Sanchez, UNLV at 1 p.m. PT
All post-game press conference for home games will also be streamed and archived. Visit TheMW.com/watch-live for additional information and for schedule updates.
For quick soundbites from every coach leading into a weekend of Mountain West action, tune in for Coaches Soundoff every Thursday afternoon on the Mountain West Network. TheMW.com/watch-live
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(Notes from around the Mountain West in 140 characters or less)
- .@BroncoSportsFB & @GoAztecs are receiving votes in both the Coaches and AP Top 25 Polls.
- 11 first-team All-Mountain West selections from 2015 return this season, including four on both offense and defense.
- .@AFFootball enters 2016 with the 4th-longest home win streak nationally (13), trailing Florida State (21), Clemson (16) & TCU (14).
- .@BroncoSportsFB has won 21-straight nonconference home games, a streak dating back to 12/28/05 vs. Boston College in the MPC Computers Bowl
- .@GoAztecs are riding a 11-game win streak, 2nd-longest active streak in FBS (Alabama; 12). Last loss came on 9/26/15 at Penn State (37-21).
- .@BroncoSportsFB has defeated a Power 5 team in 4 of 5 seasons since joining the MW. BSU hosts Washington State this week & plays at Oregon State in Week 3.
- After Week 1, @USUFootball & @NewMexicoFB lead the nation with 428 rushing yards.
- .@GoAztecs RB Donnel Pumphrey is the nation’s active leader in career rushing yds (4,370), rushing touchdowns (46) and all-purpose yardage (5,284).
- In 54% of Pumphrey’s collegiate games played, he has rushed for at least 100 yards (22-41).
- .@BroncoSportsFB RB Jeremy McNichols has scored a TD in a @MountainWest record 13 straight games.
- .@GoAztecs haven’t thrown an interception in 13 games (9/12/15 at Cal).
- .@NewMexicoFB LB Dakota Cox is the nation’s 2nd-leading tackler with 326 career tackles. Cox needs 47 stops to enter the MW’s top-5.
- In its last 26 games, @SJSUSpartanFB has only allowed 135.7 passing yards per contest.
- .@USUFootball is the only FBS team to have a new OC & DC for the third straight season under the same head coach.