Idaho defeats Hawaii 67-47
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP)—Kashif Watson scored 19 points and Mac Hopson added 14 Thursday night as Idaho defeated Hawaii 67-47.
Idaho (8-8, 2-1 Western Athletic Conference) broke the game open midway through the second half with a 12-0 run that put the Vandals up 58-38 with 7:19 left in the game.
Hawaii (9-6, 1-2) was led by Roderick Flemings, who scored 16 points. Lasha Parghalava added 12.
Idaho’s Marvin Jefferson was called for his fourth foul with 13:22 left when he hit Paul Campbell down low. Jefferson said something and was nailed with a technical, and had to sit out the remainder of the half with his fifth foul.
Parghalava hit both the technical free throws and Campbell hit both of his, pulling Hawaii within 44-36.
Idaho out-rebounded Hawaii 37-26 with Brandon Wiley leading the way with seven.
Idaho led 30-24 at halftime.