Behind a balanced offensive attack, Idaho State defeated Eastern Washington 80-74 on Friday night.
The Bengals (5-14, 2-5 Big Sky) were led by Broderick Gilchrest and Chron Tatum, who each scored 19 points. Also hitting double figures were Amorrow Morgan with 18 and Donny Carson with 11.
The Bengals' leading rebounder was backup center Rolando Little with eight, and Gilchrest had six assists.
The Eagles (6-14, 2-5) were led by Kevin Winford with 20 points, Benny Valentine with 16 and Jeffrey Forbes with 14.
Idaho State led 39-38 at halftime. There were 10 lead changes in the first 20 minutes.
The largest lead was six points by the Bengals less than three minutes into the contest.