Boise State Defeats Seattle, 86-68
Anthony Drmic scored 23 of his 25 points in the second half.

Nov. 19, 2013

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BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Anthony Drmic scored 23 of his 25 points in the second half as Boise State posted an 86-68 victory over Seattle on Tuesday night.

Jeff Elorriaga scored 21 points and made five 3-point baskets and Mikey Thompson added 16 points and five steals for the Broncos (3-0).

Jarell Flora scored 21 points and made six 3-pointers to pace the Redhawks (2-2). Deshaun Sunderhaus added 11 points for Seattle, which committed 17 turnovers.

The Broncos lead by as many as 13 in the first half, but the Redhawks clawed their way back into game to cut the halftime deficit to 39-32.

The Redhawks trailed only 46-43 after Flora's 3-pointer with 15:53 remaining before Boise State went on a 13-4 run. Drmic scored eight points during the surge and Elorriaga drained a 3-pointer as the Broncos opened up a 59-47 lead with 10:44 left.

Boise State's lead reached 69-52 with 4:04 to play after a 3-pointer by Thompson and four free throws by Drmic. The Broncos' largest advantage was 21 points.

Boise State limited themselves to six turnovers and made more free throws than the Redhawks attempted in going 27-33, while Seattle went 6-10. The Broncos' defense limited Seattle to 28.6% from 3-point land.

Drmic was 5-of-15 from the field but hit 14-of-18 free throws and also led the Broncos in rebounds and assists with seven rebounds and three assists.

Boise State has made at least nine 3-pointers in all three of their games this year.


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