Broncos Cruise to 92-60 Exhibition Win
Nov. 1, 2014

Final Stats BOISE, Idaho - Boise State men's basketball defeated La Verne 92-60, Saturday at Taco Bell Arena. The Broncos shot 60.7 percent from the floor, including 47.8 percent from three-point range. Nick Duncan scored 14 points to lead five Broncos in double figures.

Duncan was the leading scorer in just 17 minutes of action and finished the game 4-for-5, with all of his shots coming beyond the arc. He ¬hit his fourth three-pointer with 9:52 remaining in the first half.

Anthony Drmic scored 13 points as he also played just 17 minutes. Drmic's first basket came with 9:11 left in the first half, a three-pointer that put Boise State ahead 31-12.

The Broncos would maintain a 19-point lead at the end of the first half, taking a 47-28 advantage in to the break.

Drmic scored Boise State's first five points of the second half, pushing the lead to 21 with his third triple of the game. The Leopards would get no closer the rest of the way.

The Broncos led by as many as 37 points late in the second half, relying heavily on inside play. Freshman David Wacker scored 12 points and junior college transfer Kevin Allen chipped in 10. The duo combined for 16 points in the second half. Fellow freshman big man Zach Haney scored four of his six points in the second half as well.

Wacker took over for a brief stretch midway through the second period, scoring 10-straight Boise State points in 3:06 (from 14:38 to 11:32) on 4-of-4 shooting and two free throws.

Mikey Thompson was the fifth Bronco to score in double figures, finishing with 10 points. Thompson also had a team-high six assists and added four rebounds.

Allen tied for the team lead with six rebounds. He was joined by seniors Rob Heyer and Joe Hanstad. Heyer, making his Boise State debut after redshirting last year, had six points and two steals to go with his half dozen rebounds in 27 minutes.

Boise State will play another exhibition game Friday, against Montana Tech. The men will play the second game of a doubleheader with the women. The women's game tips off at 5:30 p.m., while the men's game will start 30 minutes after its conclusion.


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