Scores

Final

Idaho State 70

(1-5, 1-0 home)

    9:05 PM ET, November 29, 2012

    Holt Arena, Pocatello, Idaho

    1 2 T
    WM 17 3552
    IDST 36 3470

    Top Performers

    Montana-Western: T. Miller 17 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Blk

    Idaho State: C. Hansen 20 Pts, 1 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Idaho St. 70, Montana-Western 52

    Associated Press

    POCATELLO, Idaho -- Melvin Morgan grabbed a career-high 13 rebounds on his way to a double-double Thursday night, while Chris Hansen and Tomas Sanchez led Idaho State in scoring as the Bengals got their first win of the season, downing Montana Western, 70-52.

    Hansen put up 20 points on 5 of 9 shooting, including 4 of 5 from beyond the arc. Sanchez scored 17 points. He also did some damage from the stripe, where he went 8 for 8.

    Morgan added 13 points and had three steals for the Bengals (1-5).

    Montana Western, a NAIA school, got off to a rough start. The Bulldogs scored just six points during the first 9 minutes and were down 36-17 at halftime.

    During the second half, the Bulldogs pulled to within 13 with 9 minutes to go. But the Bengals closed the game strong.

    Tyler Miller led Montana Western with 17 points. Maazin Butler added 14.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WM
    IDST
    Points 52 70
    FG Made-Attempted 19-57 (.333) 22-51 (.431)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-25 (.360) 6-15 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 5-5 (1.000) 20-26 (.769)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 23

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