Idaho 74, Oregon St. 60

Deremy Geiger had career highs with 27 points and seven

3-pointers, leading Idaho to a 74-60 win over Oregon State Friday


Stephen Madison added nine points, 12 rebounds and five assists

for Idaho (5-4).

Joe Burton had 15 points and eight rebounds for Oregon State

(6-2), playing two days after the death of Beavers football player

Fred Thompson after a pick-up basketball game on campus.

The Vandals led 35-24 at halftime and a Djim Bandoumel basket

gave Idaho a 44-28 lead with 17:06 remaining. Oregon State then

went on an 8-2 run – capped by a Roberto Nelson 3-pointer – to

close within 10 points.

Idaho then scored seven straight points, with Connor Hill’s

3-pointer making it 53-36 with 10:55 left. The Vandals later led by

as many as 18 points, and Oregon State got no closer than 11 after