Southern Utah vs Idaho State Final: 81-79 - Recap

Southern Utah earned an 81-79 victory over Idaho State on Thursday, getting 23 points from Jackson Stevenett at Holt Arena.

Southern Utah won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as favorites.

Southern Utah got 17 points from Damon Heuir and another 12 points from A.J. Hess. Damon Heuir contributed 8 assists, while Jayson Cheesman cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Idaho State got a 19-point performance from Tomas Sanchez, who was supported by 18 points from Andre' Hatchett. Tomas Sanchez had 5 assists in a losing cause for Idaho State, while Chris Hansen grabbed 5 rebounds.

Southern Utah led at halftime, 30-29.

Southern Utah had a 42-28 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.