Boise State football schedule to be released this afternoon

The schedule for the 2016 Boise State Broncos will be released today.

The Broncos will play six home games and nine road games.

The 2016 Boise Stampede will kick off at 7:30 p.m.

ET on Saturday, Aug. 25 at Idaho St. This will be the first time the Broncos will host the Stampedes since 2003.

The Broncos will face four opponents from last season, all in conference play, including Southern Miss, Nevada and Nevada State.

The home games for the Broncos last season included a victory over Wyoming in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

The final home game of the 2016 season will be against the Utah Utes, in Salt Lake City on Aug. 29.

The schedule includes a pair of home dates against ranked teams, including Utah and Wyoming.

Boise State has played 11 ranked opponents in conference games, including two in conference semifinals.