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UConn Football vs. Boise State Open Thread | TV: ESPNU, 10:15 p.m.

Come hang out with us tonight as the Huskies face their second ranked opponent in two weeks!

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When UConn football takes the field at Boise State, they’ll be making some program history with the longest regular-season road trip ever. Other long road trips in recent memory include heading to BYU in 2015 and for the Fiesta Bowl in 2011.

It is just the second all-time meetings between the two schools, with the first coming in 2014 — Bob Diaco’s first season. UConn kept the game close for three quarters, trailing by just three with just over 16 minutes left after a Geremy Davis touchdown catch.

However, turnovers killed the Huskies as the Broncos pulled away with a pair of touchdowns in the final quarter to earn the 38-21 victory.

Boise State currently sits at No. 20 in the AP Top 25 poll after an easy 56-20 road win over Troy. UConn is the only team in the country to open up against back-to-back ranked teams, a tough draw for a very young team that is trying to build up confidence.

It’s going to be a late night for those of us watching from the East Coast, so stay up with us and chat about the game in the comments!

While you’re waiting for 10:15 to come around, catch up on all our coverage leading up to the game:

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