Scores

Final

Siena 93

(17-10, 11-5 MAAC)

Boise State 70

(20-7, 10-3 WAC)

    10:00 PM ET, February 23, 2008

    Taco Bell Arena, Boise, Idaho

    1 2 T
    SIE 45 4893
    BSU 40 3070

    Top Performers

    Siena: A. Franklin 30 Pts, 18 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

    Boise State: M. Nelson 20 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast

    Siena 93, Boise St. 70

    Associated Press

    BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- Alex Franklin had 30 points and 18 rebounds, and Edwin Ubiles added 22 points as Siena posted a 93-70 victory over Boise State on Saturday night.

    Siena (17-10) never trailed. The Saints, from the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, went on a 12-0 run to take a 21-9 lead with 5:10 gone.

    Boise State (20-7) narrowed its deficit to 45-40 at halftime and pulled to within 48-46 two minutes into the second half on a basket by Matt Nelson, who finished with 20 points.

    Led by Kenny Hasbrouck, who wound up with 19 points, and Ubiles, the Saints then pulled steadily ahead, finishing the game on a 13-5 run.

    Siena held Boise State's leading scorer, Reggie Larry, to only eight points, 10 below his season's average.

    Tyler Tiedeman scored 12 points and Jamar Greene 10 for the Broncos, who played without starting guard Matt Bauscher. Bauscher rolled an ankle in practice this week.

    The smaller Saints outrebounded the Western Athletic Conference Broncos 44-36 and outscored Boise State 46-28 in the key. Siena used its quickness to force 20 turnovers, while committing only nine themselves.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SIE
    BSU
    Points 93 70
    FG Made-Attempted 36-76 (.474) 25-59 (.424)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-14 (.286) 8-23 (.348)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-24 (.708) 12-22 (.545)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 23 0

    2007-08 Season

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