Western Athletic Conference Tournament - Idaho Defeats Utah Valley 74-69 - Recap
|Western Athletic Conference Tournament - Idaho Defeats Utah Valley 74-69 - Recap|
Stephen Madison scored 25 points for Idaho on Friday, leading them to a 74-69 victory over Utah Valley at Orleans Arena.
Bettors who backed Idaho were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 3 at sportsbooks.
Mike Scott had 14 points for Idaho and Connor Hill chipped in with 12 points. Mike Scott had 2 assists for them, while Ty Egbert was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Utah Valley got an 18-point performance from Mitch Bruneel, who was supported by 15 points from Holton Hunsaker. Holton Hunsaker had 8 assists in a losing cause for Utah Valley, while Ben Aird grabbed 8 rebounds.
Idaho led at halftime, 30-29.
Utah Valley won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-29.