Idaho State vs Portland Recap - Portland Wins 51-48

Portland got 22 points from Ryan Nicholas as they ran past Idaho State 51-48 on Thursday at Chiles Center.

Bettors who backed Portland were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 10.

Portland got 12 points from Kevin Bailey and another 6 points from Tanner Riley. David Carr contributed 4 assists, while Ryan Nicholas cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Idaho State got a 15-point performance from Chris Hansen, who was supported by 10 points from Neveij Walters. Melvin Morgan had 4 assists in a losing cause for Idaho State, while Melvin Morgan grabbed 8 rebounds.

Portland led at halftime, 30-29.

Portland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-22.