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.