BOISE --Saturday will bea very big day for Bronco Nation.
The Broncos' home opener against Oregon State istomorrow evening.Out-of-town guestsbegan rolling in today. One of those is ESPN.
Boise and Boise State will be featured tomorrow for aboutseven hours on national television, and that kind of coverage requires a lot of set up.
ESPNCollege GameDay will be broadcasting live from Bronco Stadiumstarting at 7 a.m., and Bronco fans are encouraged to attend. Gates open at 5:30 a.m.
Crews were busy this morning with a flurry of activity involving ropes, pulleys, and cameras.
Football fans will see Bronco Stadium from a different perspective tomorrow and lots of angles. Cameras are mounted atop the sky boxes, alongthe sidelinesand directly overhead using system of ropes and pulleys.
It's a long day for workers and sort of dry run today. This all has to come down for high school football games tonight at Bronco Stadium. Once the games are over, crews will return and put everything back in place for tomorrow morning's GameDay broadcast.
Boise Mayor Dave Bieter has issued an official proclamation declaring Saturday to be ESPN College GameDay Saturday.
College GameDay airs at 7 a.m. on ESPNU. The show continues at 8 a.m. on ESPN and runs until 10 a.m.
KTVBwill air an extended Saturday Morning Show from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m., and our pre-game coverage begins at 5 p.m.