Boise State Broncos
Chris Petersen has agreed to leave Boise State and become the football coach at Washington, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Friday morning. The person told spoke on the condition of anonymity because the hiring had not been announced by Washington.
Boise State coach Chris Petersen said Monday it was “just a matter of time” before his Broncos suffered a lopsided defeat like Saturday’s 38-6 drubbing at the hands of Washington, especially since he nearly always schedules a tough opponent to start the season.
A rematch of the 2012 Las Vegas Bowl gets underway on Saturday night as the Washington Huskies host the 19th-ranked Bosie State Broncos at the newly-remolded Husky Stadium.