Scores

Final

Idaho State 63

(4-16, 3-8 Big Sky)

N Colorado 78

(6-13, 4-7 Big Sky)

    9:05 PM ET, January 31, 2013

    Butler-Hancock Hall, Greeley, Colorado

    1 2 T
    IDST 28 3563
    UNCO 29 4978

    Top Performers

    Idaho State: N. Walters 10 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Stl, 3 Blk

    Northern Colorado: P. Garnica 21 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

    N. Colorado 78, Idaho St. 63

    Associated Press

    GREELEY, Colo. -- Paul Garnica gave the Bears the lift they were looking for, scoring 21 points in 21 minutes off the bench including six 3-pointers for Northern Colorado in a 78-63 victory over Idaho State on Thursday night.

    Northern Colorado (5-13, 3-7 Big Sky) hit 15 total 3-pointers against the Bengals, had 19 assists and shot 56.2 percent from the field, making 27 of 48 attempts.

    Nick Mason hit a 3-pointer to close out the first half for Idaho State and cut Northern Colorado's lead to one, 29-28, but the Bears opened the second half with a 37-17 run to put the Bengals away.

    Tate Unruh hit five 3-pointers for 15 points, Tim Huckisson had 15 and Tevin Svihovec chipped in with 10 points and six assists for the Bears.

    Melvin Morgan led Idaho State (4-15, 3-7) with 18 points and Neveij Walters scored 10 points and grabbed seven rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    IDST
    UNCO
    Points 63 78
    FG Made-Attempted 23-52 (.442) 27-48 (.563)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-21 (.381) 15-21 (.714)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-13 (.692) 9-13 (.692)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 23

    2012-13 Season

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