BOISE, Idaho (AP) Derrick Alston Jr. had 21 points as Boise State won its 13th consecutive game, easily defeating
Record: 12-1 (8-0) Current streak: Win 12 Mountain West standing: 2nd Games back from first: 0 NCAA Tournament Spot: Likely Boise State has been a very good team this year, with a lone loss to Houston, a win over BYU, and going undefeated thus far in conference play. The Broncos are 0-1 against teams ranked in the AP or USA polls and are on a 12 game winning streak, which is a school record. Most recently, Boise State swept a pretty decent Wyoming team in two convincing victories.
MWC IMPROVEMENT: The Broncos have scored 84.8 points per game against conference opponents thus far, an improvement from the 72 per game they managed in non-conference play.ACCURATE ALSTON JR.: Alston has connected on 38 percent of the 79 3-pointers he's attempted and has gone 8 for 28 over his last five games. He's also made 88.3 percent of his foul shots this season. SLIPPING AT 73: Fresno State is 0-6 when it allows at least 73 points and 5-0 when it holds opponents to less than 73.