Moscow, ID (Sports Network) - Chase Hallam scored 14 points in leading the
Denver Pioneers past the Idaho Vandals, 55-49, in a Western Athletic
Conference battle at Cowan Spectrum.
Chris Udofia added 12 points for Denver (7-7, 3-1 WAC) which has won five
Stephen Madison had a game-high 19 points for Idaho (6-7, 2-1) and Connor
Hill chipped in 12 points. The Vandals have lost back-to-back games after
After shooting 55 percent from the field in the first half Idaho held a
28-24 lead at intermission. Denver shot at a 47.6 percent clip in the first
Both teams cooled off in the second half. Denver shot just 39.1 percent,
which was worse than the 40 percent Idaho managed, but using a 9-3 edge from
beyond the arc and a 10-8 advantage from the free throw line, the Pioneers
were able to pull out the win.
Idaho lost despite a 25-17 edge on the boards. Denver forced 18 turnovers
which the Pioneers converted into 19 points.
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