Broncos hit the blue for scrimmage

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Broncos hit the blue for a spring scrimmage.

Boise State hit the blue turf at Bronco Stadium for an intersquad scrimmage.

BSU faculty, staff and students were invited to attend the semi-private event. Next Saturday, Boise State hosts its annual Spring Game, which is open to the public.

Quarterback Grant Hedrick completed eight of 11 passes for 153 yards and one touchdown. Ryan Finley and Thomas Stuart also took snaps under center.

Running back Jay Ajayi rushed the ball eight times for 23 yards. Shane Williams-Rhodes led the team with 33 yards. All coming on one carry.

Troy Ware led all receivers with 68 yards.

Boise State's Spring Game concludes seasonal practices and is next Saturday at 5 p.m.

BSU also received some good news on the recruiting trail. Class of 2015 quarterback Brett Rypien verbally committed to the Broncos. Rypien plays at Shadle Park High School in Spokane, WA. Scout ranks Rypien as the ninth-best quarterback in the country. He's rated as a four-star prospect and according to ESPN, had offers from Washington, Washington State, Oregon State and Arizona State.

 

Scrimmage Stats
April 5, 2014
RUSHING
PLAYER RUSH YDS TD LONG
Devan Demas 11 20 2 3
Jack Fields 10 24 1 11
Derrick Thomas 10 13 0 6
Jay Ajayi 8 23 0 14
Thomas Stuart 8 ‐3 0 3
Grant Hedrick 6 5 1 13
Ryan Finley 3 ‐29 0 0
Shane Williams‐Rhodes 1 33 0 33
Team 1 ‐4 0 0
PASSING
PLAYER C‐A‐I YDS TD PCT
Grant Hedrick 8‐11‐1 153 1 .727
Ryan Finley 7‐13‐1 81 1 .539
Thomas Stuart 8‐13‐1 39 0 .615
RECEIVING
PLAYER REC YDS TD LONG
Thomas Sperbeck 3 32 0 12
Jay Ajayi 3 15 0 8
Brennyn Dunn 3 8 0 4
Troy Ware 2 68 1 59
Dallas Burroughs 2 59 0 48
Terrell Johnson 2 14 0 7
D.J. Dean 2 12 0 6
Matt Miller 1 25 1 25
Shane Williams‐Rhodes 1 17 0 17
Jake Roh 1 11 0 11
Devan Demas 1 5 0 5
Jake Hardee 1 4 0 4
Tanner Shipley 1 3 0 3
DEFENSE
Interceptions – Corey Bell (1), Cleshawn Page (1), Dylan Sumner‐Gardner (1)