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.