Idaho beats Weber State, moves into 2nd place in Big Sky
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Nate Sherwood had 15 points and 10 rebounds and hit all four of his free throws in the final 24 seconds to help Idaho beat Weber State 68-62 on Saturday night.
Boyd’s late 3-pointer lifts Idaho State past Idaho 86-83
POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Brandon Boyd made a 3-pointer with 2.2 seconds left and finished with 32 points to lead Idaho State to an 86-83 victory over Idaho on Thursday night.
Idaho State (13-13, 8-7 Big Sky Conference) has won three of its last four games. Idaho (19-8, 11-4) had its six-game win streak snapped, but remains in third place in the conference standings behind Montana (13-2) and Weber State (12-2), which lost to Eastern Washington.
Sherwood buzzer-beater lifts Idaho over Montana, 79-77 in OT
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Brayon Blake had 27 points and 11 rebounds, and Nate Sherwood scored at the overtime buzzer to give Idaho a 79-77 victory over Montana on Saturday night for its sixth straight win.
Montana's Ahmaad Rorie tied the game at 77 with 30 seconds left. The Vandals ran down the clock before Blake drove the lane and his running jumper rimmed out, but Sherwood tapped in the ball to end the only regular season meeting between the teams.
Sanders blocks shot at buzzer; Idaho edges EWU 66-64
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Nate Sherwood scored 23 points, and Victor Sanders blocked a shot at the buzzer to give Idaho a 66-64 victory over Eastern Washington on Friday night.
Idaho (17-7, 9-3 Big Sky Conference) has won seven of its last eight games and moves into third place in the conference standings, a half-game back of Weber State (9-2). Eastern Washington (12-13, 7-5) has lost two straight.
Blake with 25, Idaho holds on to beat N. Arizona 84-80
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Brayon Blake scored 25 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Idaho held on to beat Northern Arizona 84-80 on Saturday night.
Blake was 8 of 15 from the field and 7 of 8 from the line for the Vandals (13-6, 5-2 Big Sky) who have won three straight. Victor Sanders added 21 points, Perrion Callandret had 15 points, eight rebounds and five assists and Jordan Scott chipped in 11 points.
Callandret, Idaho beat North Dakota 74-57 in Big Sky opener
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Perrion Callandret scored 13 points on 5-of-8 shooting and Brayon Blake had 12 points and seven rebounds to help Idaho beat North Dakota 74-57 on Friday night in the Big Sky Conference opener for both teams.
Victor Sanders had 11 points, Chad Sherwood scored nine — on 3-of-4 shooting from 3-point range — and Nate Sherwood and Jordan Scott added eight points apiece for Idaho (9-4).
Blake propels Idaho to 73-54 win over Simon Fraser
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Brayon Blake scored 12 of his 16 points in the second half and added 10 rebounds to power Idaho to a 73-54 victory over Simon Fraser on Friday night.
Nate Sherwood scored 13 of his 17 points in the first half for the Vandals (7-3), while Victor Sanders chipped in with 10 points and five assists.
Sanders helps Idaho late in 63-54 win over Sam Houston State
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Victor Sanders had a key pair of 3s late in the second half and finished with 22 points to help Idaho beat Sam Houston State 63-54 on Saturday night.
Sanders made back-to-back 3-pointers followed by a trio of free throws at the end of a 15-2 run that gave the Vandals (2-1) a 57-47 lead with just over three minutes left. The Bearkats (2-1) cut the deficit to six, but Idaho made 6 of 8 free throws to secure the win.
Idaho beats George Fox 101-62
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Victor Sanders had 29 points, Nate Sherwood added a career-high 28, and Idaho cruised past Division III George Fox 101-62 on Monday night.
Sherwood also grabbed 13 boards and Brayon Blake had 12 points and 10 rebounds for the Vandals (1-1).
The Bruins kept it competitive for the first eight minutes of the game and led 22-17 on Isaac Lee's 3-pointer with 12:37 left in the half.