Utah St. 68, Boise St. 59

Brockeith Pane scored 19 points to lead Utah State to a 68-59

victory over Boise State on Thursday night.

Utah State (15-2, 4-0 WAC) won its 18th consecutive conference

game, including eight straight on the road.

Boise State (11-6, 4-1), which entered the game off to its best

start in conference play since joining the WAC in 2001, was led by

Robert Arnold with 20 points.

After a rocky start, Utah State took a 17-15 lead and never

relinquished it.

Trailing 52-43 midway through the second half, the Broncos went

on a 7-0 run to pull within 52-50 with 7:26 left.

Utah State responded with a 6-0 run and never let the Broncos

get any closer.

Brian Green came off the bench to score 16 points for Utah

State.

Daequon Montreal and Westly Perryman each added 10 points for

Boise State.