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Without the chance to practice Monday, the team had to get creative -- [Boise State coach Leon] Rice planned a quick walkthrough in the hotel conference room after the bus arrived, and said the team likely would have an extra one at the hotel Tuesday.
“You can’t control everything -- you can’t make Jeff (Elorriaga) 7-foot-2,” junior Anthony Drmic said. “So when you travel, there’s the chance this can happen, and you have to deal with it.”
“They’ve handled it well, and handled it well in the past,” Rice said. “My first year (in 2011), we got caught on Donner Pass on our way to Nevada. We had to eat one of the freshmen.”