Texas Southern vs Boise State

Boise St. 81, Texas Southern 63

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BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Derrick Marks had 16 points and eight rebounds as Boise State defeated Texas Southern 81-63 Sunday in the season-opening contest for both schools.

Kenny Buckner scored 12 points and Anthony Drmic and Ryan Watkins added 11 apiece for the Broncos.

Raymond Penn scored 25 points and Omar Strong added 11 for Texas Southern in the first game as Tigers' coach for Mike Davis, the former head man at Indiana and Alabama-Birmingham.

Boise State used a 21-4 spurt over a six-minute span of the first half to take a 20-point lead. Marks began the run with two free throws, and a three-point play by Buckner boosted the Broncos' lead to 33-19. A three-point play by Watkins completed the surge and made it 41-21 with 3:33 remaining in the half.

The Broncos led 49-30 at halftime and led comfortably the rest of the contest. Boise State's lead topped out at 26 points.

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Texas Southern Tigers
K. Sutton, F140-20-04030
R. Penn, G357-228-1034225
L. Johnson-Danner, G323-71-22109
O. Strong, G324-101-222211
D. Ellington, G272-42-22028
F. Sturdivant233-60-06126
M. Gibbs202-60-21124
A. Clayborn170-00-02240
Totals 21-5712-1826111763
 36.8%66.7% 
Boise State Broncos
A. Drmic, F264-90-044211
R. Watkins, F244-53-380211
D. Marks, G335-116-685216
J. Elorriaga, G272-60-03035
I. Hadziomerovic, G213-40-03137
M. Thompson224-102-342210
T. Bropleh162-40-02125
K. Buckner145-62-453112
J. Hanstad90-10-00000
D. Hamilton52-30-03014
V. Vujovic30-00-00010
J. Ness00-00-00000
Totals 31-5913-1642161981
 52.5%81.3% 
SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.13-217-11128
Alcorn St.13-316-11241
Southern U.10-614-15304
Grambling8-712-15331
Jackson St.7-811-17314
Prairie View7-810-19308
Alabama St.6-98-19341
Ark.-PB6-107-23340
Miss. Val.5-115-24339
Alabama A&M2-132-24351

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Nevada12-423-639
Colorado St.12-420-988
Boise St.11-518-962
Fresno St.9-717-1197
New Mexico9-816-1383
San Diego St8-816-12102
Wyoming7-917-12139
San Jose St.7-914-13164
Utah St.7-1013-15174
Air Force4-1211-18249
UNLV3-1310-19237
 
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