Scores

Final

Portland 70

(3-6, 0-5 away)

Boise State 92

(8-1, 8-0 home)

9:00 PM ET, December 7, 2011

Taco Bell Arena, Boise, Idaho

1 2 T
PORT 36 3470
BSU 41 5192

Top Performers

Portland: T. Douglas 17 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast

Boise State: R. Watkins 19 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Watkins' 19 lead Boise State over Portland 92-70

Associated Press

BOISE, Idaho -- Ryan Watkins had a career-high 19 points and grabbed nine rebounds and Anthony Drmic scored 17 points to lead Boise State past Portland 92-70 on Wednesday night.

Derrick Marks scored 16 points and Westly Perryman 13 as the Broncos (8-1) won their fifth consecutive game.

Tim Douglas scored 17 points and Ryan Nicholas 14 for the Pilots (3-6), who have lost two consecutive games and six of seven.

Portland cut a nine-point second-half deficit to 53-52 on Tanner Riley's two free throws with 14:21 left. The Broncos responded with a 13-2 spurt to take a 12-point advantage, and Boise State pulled away.

Boise State is 8-0 at home for the school's best start at Taco Bell Arena since going 13-0 during the 1997-98 campaign. Portland is 0-5 on the road.

Boise State never trailed and was 26 of 33 from the free throw line. The Pilots were 11 of 21.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
PORT
BSU
Points 70 92
FG Made-Attempted 26-59 (.441) 30-55 (.545)
3P Made-Attempted 7-22 (.318) 6-19 (.316)
FT Made-Attempted 11-21 (.524) 26-33 (.788)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 26 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 23

2011-12 Season

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