Idaho State vs Southern Utah Recap - Idaho State Wins 54-53

Idaho State vs Southern Utah Recap - Idaho State Wins 54-53

Tomas Sanchez scored 18 points leading Idaho State to a 54-53 victory over Southern Utah at Centrum Arena on Saturday.

Idaho State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7.5-point spread as underdogs.

Chris Hansen had 17 points for Idaho State and Melvin Morgan chipped in with 10 points. Tomas Sanchez had 5 assists for them, while Andre' Hatchett was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.

Southern Utah got 17 points from Damon Heuir in a losing cause and another 12 points from Jackson Stevenett. Wade Collie contributed 4 assists for them, while Jackson Stevenett had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Southern Utah were victorious, as the score was 28-26 at the break.

Southern Utah won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-34.