Boise St. 69, Idaho 63

Robert Arnold scored 16 points and La’Shard Anderson added 13 to

lead Boise State past Idaho 69-63 on Saturday night.

Boise State (14-11, 7-6 Western Athletic Conference) completed a

season sweep of the Vandals for the first time since the 2007-08


Idaho (14-11, 7-6), which upset No. 21 Utah State in Moscow on

Wednesday, became the first road team to lose in this series in

five games.

The Vandals led 62-61 with 1:44 to play but went cold, failing

to make another shot from the floor. Boise State regained the lead

and held on behind an 8-for-8 performance from the free-throw line

in the final 90 seconds.

Arnold’s 3-pointer with 10 seconds remaining in the first half

gave the Broncos a 36-33 lead at the break.

Jeff Ledbetter led Idaho with 19 points, including 6 of 8 from

3-point range, while Landon Tatum added 13.