Boise St. 95, Colorado Christian 44
Derrick Marks scored 20 points in his Boise State debut to help
the Broncos to a convincing 95-44 victory over Colorado Christian
on Friday night in the season opener for both schools.
Marks shot 8 of 8 from the field while Ryan Watkins added 14
points on 7-of-7 shooting for the Broncos.
Kyle Weaver led the Cougars with 10 points. The Division II team
committed 27 turnovers.
Marks came off the bench to score 13 first-half points. He
tallied 11 during an 18-5 run that gave the Broncos a 29-14 lead
with nine minutes left in the half.
Westly Perryman added 11 points and six assists for Boise
Boise State shot 66.7 percent from the field and forced 13
first-half turnovers en route to a 48-24 halftime advantage.
Anthony Drmic and Igor Hadziomerovic were the first Boise State
freshmen to start a season opener since Coby Karl in 2003-04.