The Bronco Men's basketball team was on a roll. With 3:14 remaining in the fourth quarter, the Broncos were up 61-57. But in the final minutes of the match between the Fresno State University Bulldogs and the Broncos, Fresno pulled out a 13-3 run by the buzzer, bringing the final score to 70-64 for a home win.
The Broncos had positioned themselves as NCAA tournament material during an eight-game winning streak: Its record overall this season has been 18-7, and 8-4 in the Mountain West. But last night's loss to Fresno State (12-13; 7-5) came as a blow. The Bulldogs were ranked 230 in ratings percentage index ahead of last night's game.
Boise State will tip off again Wednesday, Feb. 18, at 9 p.m. at UNLV (14-11; 5-7).