Utah State vs Boise State Recap - Boise State Wins 78-74
Boise State grabbed a 78-74 win over Utah State on Saturday, behind a 19-point effort from Derrick Marks at Taco Bell Arena.
Boise State earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 8-point spread.
Boise State got 17 points from Nick Duncan and another 15 points from Ryan Watkins. Anthony Drmic contributed 4 assists, while Ryan Watkins cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
Utah State got a 24-point performance from Jarred Shaw, who was supported by 16 points from Preston Medlin. Marcel Davis had 5 assists in a losing cause for Utah State, while Kyle Davis grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Boise State were victorious, as the score was 34-31 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Boise State as they grabbed 35 boards, while Utah State only had 23.