With each victory over the past three weeks in this historic start to its football season, San Jose State has reached a new milestone. The 2-0 start was the program’s first in 33 years. The 3-0 start was the Spartans’ first in 38 years.
Boise State continued to struggle a little bit on the offensive side of the ball. But three touchdowns on special teams and a great defensive showing helped the Broncos to overcome some rust and lack of depth on the offensive side of the ball. San Diego State Similar to the Broncos, the Aztecs had a great bounce back performance after suffering a let down against San Jose State the week prior.
With Nick Starkel passing for 274 yards and two touchdowns and fellow quarterback Nick Nash adding a team-high 94 yards on the ground, San Jose State improved to 4-0 for the first time since 1955 with a 34-17 victory over UNLV at CEFCU Stadium. San Jose State sits in a first-place tie with Nevada in the MWC, which is doing without the divisional delineations.