Boise St. 81, CS Bakersfield 62

Boise St. 81, CS Bakersfield 62

Published Feb. 18, 2010 12:13 a.m. ET

Anthony Thomas scored 15 points and Robert Arnold added 14 to lead Boise State to an 81-62 victory over Cal State Bakersfield on Wednesday night.

Boise State (12-14), which snapped a three-game losing streak, raced out to an 18-4 lead.

After trailing 38-25 at halftime, Bakersfield (7-19) closed the deficit to 43-38 with 14:30 remaining. Boise State responded with an 18-2 run over the next four minutes to put the game out of reach.

The Broncos made a season-high 12 three-pointers and shot a season-high 57 percent from the floor.


Justin Salzwedel and Paul Noonan each contributed 12 points for the Broncos, while Ike Okoye added 11.

Stephon Carter led the Roadrunners with 18 points and six rebounds. Santwon Latunde added 12 points.