Mountain West announces 2 divisions; championship game

January 22, 2013 12:00:00 AM PST
The Mountain West Conference announced Tuesday that it will hold a conference championship game in football starting in 2013. The schools athletic directors approved a two division format that will split the 12 teams.

Fresno State will be in the "West Division" with Hawaii, Nevada, San Diego State, San Jose State, UNLV.

The "Mountain Division" includes Boise State, Air Force, Colorado State, New Mexico, Wyoming , Utah State.

The conference says the highest ranked BCS division winner will host the conference championship game.