Stories tagged: Brett Rypien
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Vince Grippi’s three takes: Quarterback craziness
Losses always hurt. But sometimes wins, even improbable ones like Washington State’s 47-44 triple-overtime victory over Boise State can hurt even longer.
Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 8:56 p.m.
Washington State-Boise State is more than a game – for the Rypiens, it’s a family feud
Saturday’s game between No. 20 Washington State and Boise State at Martin Stadium is something of a Homecoming for Brett and everyone in the Rypien family has waited anxiously for …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 11:18 p.m.
John Blanchette: Brett Rypien faces Washington State with something to prove
The five stages of grief have nothing on the college football fan’s emotional dance with the starting quarterback. Often as not, those reactions – denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance …
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4 a.m.
2017 football: Five best GSL, IEL QBs of all-time
The Spokesman-Review selects the five best quarterbacks to play at Spokane and Coeur d’Alene area high schools.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4 a.m.
Boise State’s Brett Rypien works to eliminate mistakes, improve in third season
Junior quarterback Brett Rypien – the former Shadle Park standout – is coming off a sophomore campaign that in some ways was better than his debut season. But losses in …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 4:26 p.m.
Top 25 football: Goal-line stand lifts Air Force to win over No. 20 Boise State
Jeremy McNichols, one of the nation’s leading rushers, was stuffed, stymied and stood up on three cracks from inside the 5-yard line. A quarterback sneak didn’t work, either.
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 9:57 p.m.
Jeremy McNichols powers Boise State past UNLV, 42-25
Jeremy McNichols ran for 206 yards and a career-high four touchdowns to help No. 22 Boise State beat UNLV 42-25 on Friday night.
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
No. 15 Boise State holds off rallying Colorado State
Jeremy McNichols rushed for 217 yards and two touchdowns and No. 15 Boise State withstood Colorado State’s late rally for a 28-23 victory on Saturday night.
Fri., Oct. 7, 2016, 9:01 p.m.
Top 25 football: Brett Rypien throws five TD passes in Boise State’s rout of New Mexico
Brett Rypien threw five touchdown passes – three to Cedrick Wilson – and No. 19 Boise State overwhelmed New Mexico 49-21 on Friday night in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 11:59 p.m.
Cougars wake up too late to catch Boise State in 31-28 defeat
Washington State trails Boise State 17-7 at the end of a half that saw surprisingly little offense from the two high-scoring teams.
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 11:56 p.m.
WSU notebook: Grinch leaves the booth
Washington State defensive coordinator Alex Grinch took a more personal approach for his game-day duties during the Cougars game at Boise State on Saturday. The second-year assistant eschewed his usual …
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 3 a.m.
Brett Rypien takes preparation to new level at Boise State
This summer, Brett Rypien had a nightmare. He talked to his father, Tim, the next morning. “Apparently in it, he wasn’t prepared for the Washington State game,” Tim said. “That’s …
Fri., Nov. 27, 2015, 7:31 p.m.
Jeremy McNichols helps Boise State run away from San Jose State 40-23
Jeremy McNichols scored three touchdowns, including a school-record 88-yard run, and Boise State ran away from San Jose State 40-23 on Friday.
Sat., Oct. 31, 2015, 10:09 p.m.
Irish score late TD to overcome Temple
DeShone Kizer hit Will Fuller with a 17-yard touchdown pass with 2:09 left in the game, KeiVarae Russell picked off a pass to end the last threat and No. 9 …
Sat., Oct. 31, 2015, 5:02 p.m.
Rypien guides Boise State past UNLV 55-27
Brett Rypien completed 35 of 52 pass attempts for a career-high 469 yards to lead Boise State to a 55-27 win over UNLV on Saturday.
Sat., Oct. 24, 2015, 11:19 p.m.
Around the nation: Brett Rypien leads Boise State past Wyoming
Brett Rypien passed for 211 yards and three touchdowns to lead Boise State to a 34-14 victory over Wyoming.
Fri., Oct. 16, 2015, 10:13 p.m.
Led by defense, Utah State beats No. 21 Boise State
Marwin Evans returned an interception 90 yards for a touchdown as time expired before halftime, and Utah State turned Boise State’s seven first-half turnovers into 35 points in the Aggies’ …
Sat., Sept. 26, 2015
Rypien sharp in first start for Boise State
Justin Taimatuia returned an interception 21 yards for a touchdown on that first play, Brett Rypien threw three touchdown passes in his first career start and Jeremy McNichols scored twice …
Sat., Sept. 19, 2015
Brett Rypien makes impressive debut in Boise State win
BOISE – Jeremy McNichols rushed for three touchdowns and Kelsey Young added two more as Boise State cruised to a 52-0 victory over Idaho State on Friday. The Broncos (2-1), …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 11, 2015, 12:51 a.m.
Brett Rypien, Kelsey Turnbow named 2014 Junior athletes of the year
The 2014 Inland Northwest Sportswriters and Broadcasters Junior award winners were not only recognized because they were the best in their sports in Spokane, but also because they were the …
Thu., Jan. 8, 2015
Notebook: Post Falls boys faring quite nicely with rugged basketball schedule
At first it appeared to be a misprint. The Post Falls boys basketball team’s schedule showed six games in six days.
Thu., Dec. 18, 2014
Tri-State draws elite field for 43rd edition
It’s billed as having more quality than a state tournament. The 43rd annual Tri-State wrestling tournament won’t be any different. It’s chock full of state champions and eventual state champions. …
Thu., Nov. 20, 2014
Shadle’s Brett Rypien holds top numbers on field, in class
Brett Rypien is a disciple of details. Look at his success and it goes to figure that discipline follows the Shadle Park senior quarterback into every facet of life.
Fri., Oct. 17, 2014
Shadle Park rolls by Rogers
If there was any lingering disappointment from the week before it wasn’t evident with the Shadle Park football team Thursday. The Highlanders came out in businesslike fashion, rolling up a …
Fri., Sept. 26, 2014
Shadle tops CV in 47-33 shootout
Brett Rypien reached a new pinnacle on Thursday night, which doesn’t seem to surprise anybody but him. Rypien threw for 455 yards and six touchdowns, in the process surpassing 10,000 …
Sun., Sept. 14, 2014
Greg Lee: Greater Spokane League favorites show mettle as 4A league play set to kick off
So now what do you think about Greater Spokane League football teams after two weeks? We can rate some things for sure. There are teams elevating and teams struggling to …
Thu., Sept. 11, 2014
Greg Lee and Sam Adams: Pick 6
Come on. Did you expect anything but a first-week victory by yours truly? I finished fast and I’m starting fast.
Sun., Sept. 7, 2014
Shadle Park offense dominant in season opener
Brett Rypien was right. The senior Shadle Park quarterback told anyone who would listen that the Highlanders would be able to replace their top four receivers who graduated. They combined …
Thu., Sept. 4, 2014
Five high school football games that should go a long way to determining postseason berths
It would be a lot easier if I could pick 12. Or even 10.
Thu., Aug. 28, 2014
Supporting cast not same for Rypien
Is one player better than a team? That’s the question facing Greater Spokane League 3A teams this year.