1. Wyoming Looking to Throw the Ball More in 2009

    In 2008, Wyoming completed only 71 passes to their wide receivers. This was mostly because the Cowboys had inconsistencies at quarterback, and their offense was more run-oriented with Delvin Moore in the backfield...

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  2. Mountain West Spring Football News

    There have been a few big stories regarding the MWC most notably with BYU cancelling their spring game and TCU’s Marcus Jackson getting moved around from quarterback to safety, and back again...

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  3. Mountain West Releases 2009 Football TV Schedule

    The Mountain West Conference released its league schedule and most of the TV schedule on March 26. The only games left to finalize are non-conference road games. It is good to see the Utah-BYU tilt is on CBS College and The Mtn this year...

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  4. BYU Football Is Creating Soft Players

    The spring game is canceled and coach Bronco Mendenhall seems indifferent because he can save players from injury, but now Mendenhall is going to a new extra to protect players...

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  5. BYU Cancels Spring Game

    With LaVell Edwards stadium installing a new field, the previously scheduled April 11 spring game has been canceled because the renovations will not be ready in time...

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  6. Spring Football Preview: San Diego State Aztecs

    Spring practice starts: April 8 Spring game: May 2 Three Things to watch New head coach Brady Hoke was responsible for Ball State’s turnaround, and will have his hands full in San Diego...

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  7. TCU's Marcus Jackson Back to Quarterback… For Now

    During spring ball, TCU’s quarterback for the past few seasons was moved to safety to add depth to the new defense that the Horned Frogs would be running...

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  8. Spring Football Preview: Colorado State Rams

    Spring practice starts: Mar. 25 Spring game: Apr. 18 Three Things to Watch: For the second consecutive season, the Rams will head into spring without knowing who their starting quarterback will be...

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  9. Bubble Chat: MWC Version

    Utah and BYU are locks but New Mexico and San Diego State are hanging around, and UNLV is officially eliminated after getting run out of the gym...

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  10. Utah-San Diego State: Mountain West Title Game Preview

    (23-8)(23-9) 4PM PT TV: Another set of good games last night out in the desert of Vegas, as Utah and SDSU moved onto the final...

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  11. Breaking Down the Odds of the Mountain West Tourney

    A side note before the real info here, the Colorado State/Air Force will be shown on The Mtn. and in high definition at 2pm Pacific time. Below will be the odds of each team to win the conference tournament overall...

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  12. Dallas Cowboys Need It All This Offseason

    Well, up until last week, the biggest move by Dallas was trading starting cornerback Anthony Henry for former Lions quarterback Jon Kitna. Yes, the backup quarterback spot was a disaster last season when Tony Romo was injured; Brad Johnson was a mess...

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  13. Mountain West Conference Releases Plan for BCS Inclusion

    The day has come: Commissioner Craig Thompson announced his plan that would allow greater access to the BCS—to be more specific, better access for the Mountain West...

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  14. Three Things To Watch this Spring for New Mexico Football

    Spring practice starts: March 23 Spring game: April 18 Three things to watch Former Illinois offensive coordinator Mike Locksley takes over from Rocky Long, who was at New Mexico for a very long time as a player and then a successful coach...

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  15. New Mexico NCAA Sanctions Are Upheld

    The University of New Mexico had sanctions dropped on them by the NCAA due to major rules violations involving academic fraud that took place in 2004-05...

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  16. Three Things to Watch for in Utah Spring Practice

    Spring practice starts: March 10 Spring game: April 18 Three Things to watch 1. The Utes will need to replace their playmakers on both offense and defense. They lost their top passer, three receivers, sack leader, and interception leader...

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  17. Three Things to Watch at UNLV Spring Practice

    Nevada-Las Vegas Rebels Spring practice starts: March 9 Spring game: April 17 3 Things to watch Quarterback Omar Clayton, who suffered a season-ending knee injury against TCU will be ready for spring ball...

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  18. Mountain West Players at The Combine

    Well the combine finished up this past week and there was a good showing from the Mountain West schools. The most anticipated workouts were from Utah’s defensive end Paul Kruger, ...

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  19. Early Look at the Wyoming Cowboys' 2009 Schedule

    Wyoming first must find a starting quarterback, and they must find a replacement for running back Devin Moore. The defense should be solid. The new staff will slowly implement Dave Christenson’s Mizzou offense to the Cowboys...

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  20. Air Force'sThree Things to Watch Heading Into Spring Camp

    A new mini-series begins which will give out the dates for each team for spring workouts and three things to look for this spring. Spring practice starts: Feb...

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  21. Alabama's Bryant-Denny Stadium Scoreboard Catches Fire

    And the Utah offense was not involved! Hat tip: UteFan If you like what you read be lazy and Subscribe to The Mountain West Conference Connection by Email or in your Feeder or follow us on Twitter...

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  22. Mr. Thompson Goes to Washington and Hopes to Get MWC in BCS

    On Friday Mountain West Commissioner Craig Thompson went to Washington to stump for the MWC about the BCS. Thompson was in DC to just bring awareness about the league which had its best year ...

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  23. TCU Finalizes 2009 Non-Conference Schedule

    Announced today TCU will be playing at Clemson in a one year deal, according to The Post and Courier. This game will take place on Sept. 26 and this game finalizes the TCU schedule, as for Clemson this game replaces Central Michigan on the schedule...

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  24. Early Predictions for 2009: UNLV Rebels

    UNLV will try to take the next step and make a bowl game appearance after winning 5 games in 2008. 9-5-09 SACRAMENTO STATE W 9-12-09 OREGON ...

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  25. Early Predictions for 2009: TCU Horned Frogs

    TCU has a chance to do what Utah did last year, because they have the defense back and an experienced quarterback in Andy Dalton and their returning starter at running back in Joseph Turner...

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