Jay Ajayi fueled a 20-point comeback with 134 yards rushing and three touchdowns
Redshirt freshman linebacker Chris Santini recorded eight tackles (four solo) in leading the Bronco defense to a win in the fall scrimmage.
Boise State football vs. Utah State
BOISE STATE CAREER
RS SOPHOMORE (2014): Has appeared in all 13 games, mainly on special teams...has had a hand in seven tackles and recovered a fumble...Mountain West Special Teams Player of the Week (Nov. 17) for his 24-yard run on a key fake punt against San Diego State...made a solo tackle against Louisiana (Sept. 20)...took the snap on a fake punt and rushed for 24 yards and assisted on a special-teams tackle in win over San Diego State (Nov. 15)...recovered a fumble and assisted on a pair of tackles against Utah State (Nov. 29).
RS FRESHMAN (2013): Appeared in 11 games during his debut season with the Broncos...reserve linebacker was also a special teams standout...recorded nine tackles (eight solo) on the season, including one for-loss...season-high three tackles (two solo) and a TFL against UT Martin (Sept. 7)...forced a fumble against Southern Miss (Sept. 28)...named Fall 2013 Academic All-Mountain West...led the Broncos onto the field with The Hammer against Air Force (Sept. 13).
FRESHMAN (2012): Redshirt season...named the Ultimate Rebar Award winner at the team's annual banquet.
HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
As a senior registered 99 tackles (72 unassisted), four quarterback sacks and blocked two field goals...also recorded five pass break-ups, recovered four fumbles and made a safety in 2011...received all-state and first-team all-county honors at linebacker as a senior...in 2010 as a junior posted 102 tackles (63 unassisted), made two interceptions and blocked three field goals...offensively his senior year rushed for 801 yards and scored 16 touchdowns...named to the all-state and all-county first-team as a defensive back following his junior season...earned Mount Hamilton League defensive MVP honors his junior and senior season...had another outstanding season as a sophomore making 98 tackles, intercepting two passes and blocking four field goals...head coach was Mike Carrozzo.
MAJOR - Undeclared
BOISE STATE VARSITY LETTERS EARNED - One