Texas State Defeats Idaho 78-73 - Recap

Texas State Defeats Idaho 78-73 - Recap

Idaho was burned for 37 points by Joel Wright on Thursday as Texas State picked up a 78-73 win at Cowan Spectrum.

Texas State was a 12.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Texas State got 16 points from Phil Hawkins and another 10 points from Reid Koenen. Joel Wright contributed 5 assists, while Matt Staff cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Idaho got 27 points from Kyle Barone in a losing cause and another 14 points from Stephen Madison. Stephen Madison contributed 2 assists for them, while Kyle Barone had 16 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Idaho were victorious, as the score was 34-30 at the break.

Idaho won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-28.