Utah State vs Idaho State

Utah St. 75, Idaho St. 62


POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) - Preston Medlin scored 26 points, hitting 8 of 11 from behind the arc, to lead Utah State to a 75-62 win over Idaho State on Saturday night.

Adam Thoseby added four 3-pointers and 16 points for the Aggies (3-2), who were a combined 13 of 19 (68 percent) from long range. Idaho State (1-4) hit just three of its 18 3-point attempts.

Melvin Morgan led Idaho State with 24 points and was 10 of 12 from the free-throw line. Chase Grabau scored 12 points.

The Bengals managed to stay with the Aggies for much of the game, even leading at four different points. But with the Bengals up 38-35 with more than 15 minutes left in the second half, Utah State (3-2) went on a 17-3 run over the next four minutes.

Down 52-41 with 11 minutes to go, Idaho State was unable to muster any kind of sustained comeback.

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Utah State Aggies
B. Clifford, F373-44-472310
M. Grim, F323-95-962511
M. Bruneel, F181-30-01022
P. Medlin, G359-130-164326
A. Thoseby, G246-80-003316
B. Pane334-71-249510
I. Premasunac100-10-01140
S. Thornton100-00-00020
J. Stone10-00-00000
Totals 26-4510-1629212775
Idaho State Bengals
A. Moreira, F394-83-371211
C. Grabau, G402-78-1050312
M. Morgan, G396-1310-1223024
A. Hatchett, G365-140-160411
K. McGowen, G190-74-40034
N. Mason180-30-01140
D. Kostur50-00-01020
V. Banipal40-00-00100
Totals 17-5225-302961862
Big West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UC Davis14-225-775
UC Irvine11-521-1388
UC Riverside7-914-17234
Cal Poly6-1013-16199
CSNorthridge 4-129-24282

Big Sky
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
E. Wash.14-426-974
Sac. State13-521-12142
N. Arizona13-523-15166
N. Colo.10-815-15246
Portland St.9-915-14225
Weber St.8-1013-17261
So. Utah7-1110-19307
North Dakota4-148-22310
Idaho St.4-147-23343
Montana St.4-147-23324
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