Idaho holds off Eastern Washington 70-60
Deremy Geiger scored 24 points and Jeff Ledbetter added 15 to
help Idaho hold off Eastern Washington 70-60 on Saturday night.
Geiger sank four foul shots in the final 22 seconds to secure
the win for the Vandals (2-3), who snapped a three-game losing
Kevin Winford scored a career-best 28 points, including a
school-record eight 3-pointers for the Eagles (1-4).
After trailing by as many as 17 points in the second half,
Eastern Washington rallied to tie the game at 60-all on a 3-pointer
by Jeffrey Forbes with 5:07 left. Forbes finished with 10
Idaho answered with Ledbetter and Geiger, who hit back-to-back
3-pointers as the Vandals pushed the lead to 66-60.
Shawn Henderson finished with 14 rebounds for Idaho.