CHENEY, Wash. (AP) -- Marcus Hinton scored a career-high 24 points and sank a 3-pointer with 2.6 seconds left to lift Eastern Washington to an 82-79 victory over Idaho State on Thursday night.
Rodney Stuckey added 23 points and 10 assists for the Eagles (14-14, 7-8 Big Sky).
Akbar Abdul-Ahad led the Bengals (12-14, 7-6) with 22 points, including a basket with 29.4 seconds left that pulled the Bengals within 79-77.
After Eastern Washington missed the front end of a 1-and-1, Matt Stucki sank a short jumper to tie the score at 79 with 12.5 seconds left. Stuckey then drove the lane and passed off to Hinton in the corner for the winning 3-pointer.
Hinton came off the bench to make his first eight shots and finished 9 of 11 from the floor.
Eastern Washington got off to a fast start, with all five starters scoring during a 15-7 burst in the first five minutes. Idaho State rallied behind Kilpatrick, who scored eight straight points, including a 3-pointer that gave the Bengals a 20-17 lead.
Idaho State pushed its lead to 33-26 with 5:05 left in the first half on Kinghorn's basket before the Eagles rallied, getting 12 straight points from Hinton to climb to within 43-41 at halftime.
Neither team led by more than six the rest of the way.
Stuckey, a sophomore, became the fourth player in Eastern Washington history to eclipse 1,400 career points.