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Drmic matches career high with 34 points as BSU rolls past Texas-Arlington 116-87

  • Boise State's Anthony Drmic drives the ball against UT Arlington's Jamel Outler during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

    Boise State's Anthony Drmic drives the ball against UT Arlington's Jamel Outler during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)  (The Associated Press)

  • Boise State's Ryan Watkins (0) shoots over UT Arlington's Brandon Williams (11) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

    Boise State's Ryan Watkins (0) shoots over UT Arlington's Brandon Williams (11) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)  (The Associated Press)

  • Boise State's Mikey Thompson (1) moves the ball against UT Arlington's Lonnie McClanahan during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

    Boise State's Mikey Thompson (1) moves the ball against UT Arlington's Lonnie McClanahan during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)  (The Associated Press)

Anthony Drmic matched his career high with 34 points and made five 3-pointers as Boise State cruised to a 116-87 victory over Texas-Arlington on Friday night.

Derrick Marks added 17 points and Ryan Watkins contributed 14 points and 10 rebounds for the Broncos, who scored the second-most points in program history. Boise State shot 57.7 percent from the field and made 13 3-pointers while falling two points short of the school-record 118 set against Portland State on Jan. 25, 1971.

Reger Dowell scored 20 points, Lonnie McClanahan tallied 19 and Vincent Dillard added 18 for UT Arlington.

The Broncos out-rebounded the Mavericks 45-26 and led by as many as 37 points.

Drmic, a junior, previously scored 34 points in a victory over LSU last December.

Boise State starting guard Jeff Elorriaga was held out for precautionary reasons after recently getting hit in the head during practice