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Kekoa Nawahine

Owner
Defensive Backs Coach

  • Team Captain (2019)

  • Team Defensive MVP (2019)

  • Jim Thorpe Award Watch List (2018)

  • Polynesian College Football Player of the Year Watch List (2018)

  • 2x All-Mountain West Second Team (2017, 2019)

  • All-Mountain West Honorable Mention (2018)

  • CoSIDA Academic All-District 7 Team (2017)

  • 4x Academic All-Mountain West (Fall 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)

  • Mountain West Scholar-Athlete (2016-17)


BOISE STATE CAREER
SENIOR (2019): Named to the All-Mountain West Second Team...appeared in 13 games, making 12 starts...led the team with three interceptions and two fumble recoveries, finished second in tackles (68)

JUNIOR (2018): Named All-Mountain West Honorable Mention...included on preseason watch lists of the Jim Thorpe Award and Polynesian College Football Player of the Year...appeared in all 13 games, making 12 starts...led the Broncos with 71 tackles (39 solo), shared a tackle-for-loss, recovered two fumbles and forced another.


SOPHOMORE (2017): Named to the All-Mountain West Second Team...started all 14 games, finishing second on the team with 108 tackles (65 solo), in addition to 4.5 tackles-for-loss...also intercepted three passes, recovered a fumble, and broke up four passes.

FRESHMAN (2016): Appeared in 12 games, making one start...broke up two passes, made 21 tackles (14 solo) and recorded a tackle-for-loss

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Stefan "Static" Cobbs

Wide Receivers Coach

  • Paul Hornung Award Honor Roll (2021 - Week Two)

  • Academic All-Mountain West (Fall 2020)

  • All-Mountain West Second Team (2021)

  • BOISE STATE CAREER
    RS SOPHOMORE (2020): Appeared in all seven games...caught a pass for eight yards and carried once for nine yards against Utah State (Oct. 24)...had two catches for 21 yards against Colorado State (Nov. 12)...hauled in a 43-yard reception at Hawai'i (Nov. 21).

    RS FRESHMAN (2019): Appeared in six games...caught three passes for 57 yards and a touchdowns...scored a 44-yard touchdown on his first collegiate touch, coming on a screen pass against Portland State (Sept. 14)...made two catches for 13 yards against Washington (Dec. 21).

    FRESHMAN (2018): Redshirted the season.

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Zeke Noa

Linebackers Coach

  • Polynesian College Football Player of the Year Watch List (2021)

  • 2x All-Mountain West Honorable Mention (2020, 2021)

  • Phil Steele Preseason All-Mountain West Third Team (2021)

  • Athlon Preseason All-Mountain West Fourth Team (2021)

  • BOISE STATE CAREER
    RS SENIOR (2021): Started all 12 games…recorded 66 tackles, the third-most among all players…his two fumble recoveries tied for the second-most among Broncos…also notched 6.5 TFL and three sacks.

    RS JUNIOR (2020): Started all seven games...led the team with eight tackles (five solo), including one for loss, against Utah State (Oct. 24)...had a tackle-for-loss among his five tackles at Air Force (Oct. 31).

    RS SOPHOMORE (2019): Started four games before suffering a season-ending injury Sept. 20 against Air Force...finished the season with 28 tackles (13 solo), including a sack and 3.0 tackles-for-loss...had four tackles (two solo), including one for loss, at Florida State (Aug. 31)...led the team with seven tackles (five solo) against Marshall (Sept. 6)...had seven tackles (five solo) and shared a tackle-for-loss against Portland State (Sept. 14)...made a sack and 1.5 tackles-for-loss among his career-high 10 tackles (one solo) against Air Force (Sept. 20).

    RS FRESHMAN (2018): Appeared in 10 games, making three starts...finished with 34 tackles, including 4.0 tackles-for-loss and a forced fumble...had a tackle-for-loss among his four tackles (three solo) at Air Force (Oct. 27)...shared a tackle-for-loss among his seven tackles (two solo) against Fresno State (Nov. 9)...forced a fumble, shared a sack, and made a team-high seven tackles at New Mexico (Nov. 16)...had a tackle-for-loss among his seven tackles against Utah State (Nov. 24)...shared a tackle-for-loss among his eight tackles against Fresno State (Dec. 1).

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George Holani

Running Backs Coach

• Mountain West Freshman of the Year (2019)
• All-Mountain West Second Team (2019)

BOISE STATE CAREER
SOPHOMORE (2020): Posted his third-career 100-yard game in the opener against Utah State, hitting the mark on the nose with a touchdown on 14 carries...also caught three passes for 33 yards and another score (Oct. 24).

FRESHMAN (2019): Voted Mountain West Freshman of the Year as well as to the All-Mountain West Second Team...extended Boise State'[s streak of seasons with a 1,000-yard rusher to 11, finishing the season with 1,014 yards at 5.3 yards per carry...scored 10 touchdowns on the year (seven rush, three receiving), and caught 26 passes for 206 yards.

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Tyreque Jones

Defensive Backs Coach

  • All-Mountain West Honorable Mention (2021)

  • Phil Steele Preseason All-Mountain West Fourth Team (2021)

BOISE STATE CAREER
RS SENIOR (2021): Started all 12 games…registered 52 tackles, including three for-loss, two interceptions and a forced fumble…garnered a team-high six pass breakups.

RS JUNIOR (2020): Appeared in six games, making five starts.

RS SOPHOMORE (2019): Appeared in 14 games, making four starts...picked off a pass, recovered a fumble, and made 27 tackles (24 solo), including a sack and 4.5 tackles-for-loss on the season...made three solo tackles at Florida State (Aug. 31)...recovered a fumble, had a tackle-for-loss among his four tackles (three solo) against Marshall (Sept. 6)...had a sack and 1.5 tackles-for-loss among his five tackles (four solo) against Portland State (Sept. 14)...made two tackles-for-loss among his three total tackles, and broke up a pass at UNLV (Oct. 5)...broke up a pass and made four solo tackles against Hawai'i (Oct. 12)...made his first-career interception, which he returned for 15 yards, along with two tackles (one solo) at Colorado State (Nov. 29)...made five solo tackles against Hawai'i (Dec. 7).

RS FRESHMAN (2018): Appeared in 12 games, making five starts...finished with 33 tackles, broke up two passes, forced a fumble and recovered another...made a tackle and forced a fumble that was recovered by the Broncos at Troy (Sept. 1)...broke up a pass and made two solo tackles at Oklahoma State (Sept. 15)...made four tackles (three solo) against San Diego State (Oct. 6)...recovered a fumble on the game's final play at Nevada (Oct. 13)...made a career-high 11 tackles (three solo) at Air Force (Oct. 27)...broke up a pass and made four tackles against Utah State (Nov. 24).

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Scott Matlock

Defensive Line Coach

BOISE STATE CAREER

  • All-Mountain West Second Team (2021)

  • All-Mountain West Honorable Mention (2020)

  • Phil Steele Preseason All-Mountain West Third Team (2021)


RS SOPHOMORE (2020): Started all seven games...made six tackles at Air Force (Oct. 31)...had 1.5 sacks and blocked a PAT against BYU (Nov. 6)...blocked a field goal, which led to a 91-yard touchdown return, and made four tackles, including a shared TFL, against Colorado State (Nov. 12)...had two tackles-for-loss among his five solo tackles at Hawai'i (Nov. 21).

RS FRESHMAN (2019): Appeared in 12 games...had half a tackle-for-loss among his two shared tackles on the year...shared a tackle-for-loss against New Mexico (Nov. 16).

FRESHMAN (2018): Appeared in two games...made his collegiate debut against BYU (Nov. 3).


RS FRESHMAN (2019): Appeared in 12 games...had half a tackle-for-loss among his two shared tackles on the year...shared a tackle-for-loss against New Mexico (Nov. 16).

FRESHMAN (2018): Appeared in two games...made his collegiate debut against BYU (Nov. 3).

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John Ojukwu

Offensive Line Coach

  • 2x Academic All-Mountain West (Fall 2018, 2019)

  • All-Mountain West First Team (2021)

  • All-Mountain West Second Team (2020)

  • Athlon Preseason All-Mountain West First Team (2021)

  • Phil Steele Preseason All-Mountain West Second Team (2021)

  • PFF Preseason All-Mountain West Honorable Mention (2021)

  • BOISE STATE CAREER
    RS SENIOR (2021): Started all 12 games at left tackle.

    RS JUNIOR (2020): Started all seven games.

    RS SOPHOMORE (2019): Started all 11 games in which he appeared...provided protection for a Bronco offense that ranked 14th in the country in scoring (36.8 ppg)...helped open holes for Mountain West Freshman of the Year running back George Holani, who extended Boise State's streak of seasons with a 1,000-yard rusher to 12.

    RS FRESHMAN (2018): Appeared in 12 games, making seven starts...started the final seven games of the season...part of a Bronco line that produced a 1,000-yard rusher for the 10th-straight season...provided protection at right tackle for Mountain West Player of the Year Brett Rypien, as the Bronco passing offense ranked 18th in the country (292.0 ypg).

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Tyler Crowe

Running Backs Coach

  • Academic All-Mountain West (Fall 2020)

  • 2x Mountain West Scholar-Athlete (2019-20, 2020-21)

BOISE STATE CAREER
RS FRESHMAN (2020): Appeared in six games...ran twice for 14 yards and caught a 15-yard pass at Air Force (Oct. 31).

FRESHMAN (2019): Appeared in one game, making his collegiate debut against Portland State (Sept. 14).

HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
Named 5A SIC Player of the Year as well as the Idaho Press' 2018-19 Sports Star Football Athlete of the Year as a senior...made 69 tackles on defense, and on offense recorded 1,830 rushing yards, 495 receiving yards on 41 catches, and scored 25 touchdowns (24 rushing, one receiving)...named to the 4A All-SIC First Team on defense, and to the Second Team on offense as a junior.

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Andy Peters

Quarterbacks Coach

  • Academic All-Mountain West (Fall 2020)

  • Mountain West Scholar-Athlete (2020-21)

BOISE STATE CAREER
FRESHMAN (2020): Appeared in one game...made collegiate debut against BYU, going 4-for-8 for 26 yards (Nov. 6).

HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
Three-star prospect according to 247Sports…the outlet also had him as the fifth-ranked prospect in the state of Idaho…graduated early to enroll at Boise State for spring practices in 2020…three-year starter at quarterback was named 5A Southern Idaho Conference Offensive Player of the Year following his final prep campaign.