Idaho State vs Central Michigan

Cent. Michigan 54, Idaho St. 52

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - After Chris Fowler forced Idaho State's Tomas Sanchez to turn the ball over, Kyle Randall hit an 18-foot jumper with 0.5 seconds left to send Central Michigan to a last-second victory over the Bengals at the Utah Thanksgiving Tournament on Saturday night.

Melvin Morgan's lay-in gave Idaho State a 52-51 lead with 1:31 to play, but John Simons tied it for the Chippewas with a free throw at 52-all before Randall's heroics.

Three players were in double figures scoring for the Central Michigan (3-2) with Blake Hibbitts hitting four 3-pointers for 12 points, Olivier Mbaigoto had 11 and Simons had 10 points on three 3-pointers of his own with six rebounds.

The Chippewas shot only 36 percent from the field, 18 of 50, but hit eight 3-pointers and out-rebounded the Bengals 38 to 23. The Chippewas bench outscored Idaho State's bench 32-11.

Chris Hansen led Idaho State (0-5) with 12 points.

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Idaho State Bengals
N. Ezenwa, F372-80-06224
C. Hansen, F375-100-040312
J. Kusmieruk, C182-23-42027
T. Sanchez, G363-42-22619
M. Morgan, G334-90-02309
N. Walters242-62-33036
N. Mason112-20-01005
A. Preh40-00-02010
Totals 20-417-923111252
 48.8%77.8% 
Central Michigan Chippewas
J. Simons, F233-51-460010
Z. Saylor, F200-60-05030
K. Randall, G352-94-44408
A. Keel, G231-40-03103
C. Fowler, G190-11-22221
B. Hibbitts254-80-011112
D. Richardson Jr.191-22-85244
O. Mbaigoto145-71-220311
A. Stewart142-61-28215
F. Craddock50-20-00000
L. Wiest30-00-00200
Totals 18-5010-2238141454
 36%45.5% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
North Dakota12-317-8166
Weber St.11-316-9190
E. Wash.10-418-9129
Montana9-614-14222
Montana St.9-614-14253
Idaho8-613-12223
Sac. State7-710-15290
Portland St.5-912-13267
N. Colo.5-109-17300
N. Arizona4-107-20341
Idaho St.3-116-21335
So. Utah3-115-22344

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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron12-222-547
Ohio9-517-8106
Buffalo9-515-12124
Kent St.7-715-12212
Bowling Green5-911-16229
Miami (Ohio)3-1110-17312
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.8-617-10192
Toledo7-714-13143
W. Michigan7-711-15211
C. Michigan6-816-11176
N. Illinois6-814-13231
E. Michigan5-913-14177
 
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