Scores

Final

N Colorado 68

(20-5, 9-3 Big Sky)

Idaho State 59

(6-18, 3-9 Big Sky)

    9:05 PM ET, February 12, 2010

    Holt Arena, Pocatello, Idaho

    1 2 T
    UNCO 38 3068
    IDST 24 3559

    Top Performers

    Northern Colorado: N. Kingman 16 Pts, 1 Reb, 1 Ast

    Idaho State: B. Gilchrest 20 Pts, 4 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl

    N. Colorado 68, Idaho St. 59

    Associated Press

    POCATELLO, Idaho -- Led by the 16 points of Neal Kingman, Northern Colorado won its 20th game by beating Idaho State 68-59 on Friday night.

    The Bears (20-5, 9-3 Big Sky) also got strong performances from Will Figures, with 10 points and three assists, and Mike Proctor, with nine points and six rebounds.

    The Bengals (6-18, 3-9) were led by Broderick Gilchrest, with 20 points and five assists, and Demetrius Monroe, with 15 points.

    Northern Colorado outrebounded Idaho State 33-23. The Bears also scored 25 points off turnovers and had 19 second-chance points.

    The Bears enjoyed their biggest lead at 64-42 with 6:15 left. The Bengals put on a late rally to reduce the final margin to nine.

    The Bears led early, but the Bengals reduced it to 27-22 with 3:42 left in the first half. Then Northern Colorado went on 9-2 run for a 38-24 halftime lead.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNCO
    IDST
    Points 68 59
    FG Made-Attempted 20-49 (.408) 20-45 (.444)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-21 (.333) 2-9 (.222)
    FT Made-Attempted 21-26 (.808) 17-25 (.680)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 21 3

    2009-10 Season

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