Mountain West RUMORS & NEWS

  • Pac-12 expansion with San Diego State, SMU may be necessary before league inks new media rights deal

    CBS Sports "The Pac-12 may need to commit to conference expansion first before achieving its compensation target in a new media rights deal, sources with knowledge of the situation tell CBS Sports. In an effort to return to 12 members following the departures of USC and UCLA, the Pac-12 has focused its..." February 08

  • Boise St. QB Hank Bachmeier transferring to La. Tech

    Sportsnaut "After starting at quarterback for four years at Boise State, Hank Bachmeier is transferring to Louisiana Tech, ESPN reported Wednesday. Bachmeier appeared in just four games in 2022, leaving the team ahead of the Broncos’ game against San Diego State on Sept. 30. Due to his..." January 19

  • Air Force offensive lineman Hunter Brown, 21, dies after suffering 'medical emergency'

    USA Today "Cadet Hunter Brown, a lineman on the Air Force Falcons' football team, has died after suffering a "medical emergency" on his way to class on Monday, the Academy announced. He was 21. The Air Force said Brown experienced a medical emergency..." January 11

  • NFL draft path cleared for Andre Carter II due to bill provision

    ESPN "After an outcry over the future of Army star linebacker Andre Carter II, politicians scrambled to alter the language of a recently passed Congressional bill that clears his path to the upcoming NFL draft. New language formally filed Tuesday morning in a piece of..." December 20

  • UNLV Football: Bobby Petrino Named Offensive Coordinator

    The Score "Bobby Petrino has been hired as UNLV's offensive coordinator, sources told ESPN's Chris Low. Petrino is returning to the FBS level under new Rebels coach Barry Odom after three seasons as Missouri State's head coach. He has served as a head coach at the top level in..." December 15