Idaho State beats Portland State 72-71

Robert Hudson (Associated Press)
The Associated Press

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) -- Tomas Sanchez scored with 6.2 seconds remaining to lift Idaho State to a 72-71 win over Portland State on Saturday night.

Portland State led 71-70 when Dre Winston missed the front end of a one-and-one with 19.8 seconds remaining in the game. Andre Hatchett grabbed the rebound for Idaho State (6-24, 5-15 Big Sky) and Melvin Morgan missed a shot for the Bengals but Neveij Walters got the rebound and dished to Sanchez for the game-winner.

Chris Hansen led Idaho State with 16 points, Hatchett added 13, Sherrod Baldwin had 11 and Morgan finished with 10.

Gary Winston led Portland State with 14 points. Lateef McMullan added 13, Aaron Moore had 12 and Renado Parker and Winston each had 10 points.

Portland State (8-20, 5-15) had its biggest lead of six points with 15 minutes left in the first half. Idaho State had a five-point lead with 7:56 remaining in the game.

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