Recap - Idaho Defeats Western Illinois 67-63

Recap - Idaho Defeats Western Illinois 67-63

Stephen Madison scored 21 points and chipped in with 14 rebounds for Idaho on Saturday, leading them to a 67-63 victory over Western Illinois at Cowan Spectrum.

Idaho got 15 points from Glen Dean and another 9 points from Paulin Mpawe. Stephen Madison contributed 5 assists, while Stephen Madison cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.

Western Illinois got 22 points from Garret Covington in a losing cause and another 11 points from Tate Stensgaard. Adam Link contributed 3 assists for them, while Adam Link had 10 rebounds.

Idaho led at halftime, 27-26.

The rebound battle favored Idaho as they grabbed 35 boards, while Western Illinois only had 29.