Recap - Boise State Defeats Texas-Arlington 116-87

Recap - Boise State Defeats Texas-Arlington 116-87

The battle between Boise State and Texas-Arlington didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Texas-Arlington was handed a 116-87 defeat on Friday at Taco Bell Arena.

Boise State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 18-point spread as favorites.

Boise State got 34 points from Anthony Drmic and another 17 points from Derrick Marks. Mikey Thompson contributed 6 assists, while Ryan Watkins cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Texas-Arlington got a 20-point performance from Reger Dowell, who was supported by 19 points from Lonnie McClanahan. Lonnie McClanahan had 4 assists in a losing cause for Texas-Arlington, while Brandon Edwards grabbed 8 rebounds.

Boise State led at halftime, 61-39.

The rebound battle favored Boise State as they grabbed 45 boards, while Texas-Arlington only had 26.