The Mountain West Conference will distribute a record $47 million to its member schools this year, and Boise State will get the largest portion. Last year, Boise State got $3.7 million from the conference This year they will receive $5.3 million, plus a little more than $4.1 million for the Broncos’ appearance in the Fiesta Bowl.
Fresno State will get $4.9 million this year, with Nevada and Utah State expected to get more than $4 million. The Broncos again were aided by getting the most TV bonus money, earning more than $2 million.