(Tuesday, November 13)
Final Score: Boise State 88, Oakland 80
Boise, ID (Sports Network) - Anthony Drmic tallied 25 points and 10 rebounds as the Boise State Broncos held off the Oakland Grizzles, 88-80, at Taco Bell Arena.
Drmic drained four three-pointers and also dished out five assists for Boise State (2-0). Derrick Marks scored 18 points, Jeff Elorriaga netted 17, and Igor Hadziomerovic added 15 and five assists.
For Oakland (1-2), Duke Mondy led the way with 21 points on 8-of-15 from the field. Corey Petros recorded a double-double with 17 points and 12 rebounds, and Drew Valentine (15 points) and Travis Bader (13 points) also put up double digits.
After a tight first half where no team led by more than four points, Boise State took a 37-35 lead into intermission.
The Broncos caught fire at the start of the second half with a 22-9 run to take a 15-point lead and they never looked back from there.
Boise State took advantage of its free throw attempts, knocking down 21-of-25 from the stripe.
11/14 00:30:26 ET