Recap - Boise State Defeats Louisiana-Lafayette 63-57

Recap - Boise State Defeats Louisiana-Lafayette 63-57

Boise State grabbed a 63-57 win over Louisiana-Lafayette on Sunday, behind a 14-point effort from Derrick Marks at Taco Bell Arena.

Bettors who backed Boise State were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 12.5.

Mikey Thompson had 13 points for Boise State and Anthony Drmic chipped in with 11 points. Derrick Marks had 2 assists for them, while Jeff Elorriaga was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Louisiana-Lafayette got a 12-point performance from Elfrid Payton, who was supported by 12 points from Alan-Michael Thompson. Elfrid Payton had 5 assists in a losing cause for Louisiana-Lafayette, while Elfrid Payton grabbed 6 rebounds.

Boise State trailed at halftime, 28-26.

The rebound battle favored Boise State as they grabbed 41 boards, while Louisiana-Lafayette only had 29.