BOISE,ID (WWAY)–The Boise State Broncos outscored UNCW by 16 in the second half on Friday night to down the Seahawks in the non-conference match up, 80-59.
The turning point in the ballgame came with 8:23 left in the second half, when the Broncos went on 12-0 scoring run. The Seahawks were never able to recover falling to 5-4 on the year.
Jaylen Sims led UNCW offensively in the loss scoring a team-high 16 points, while Marten Linssen chipped in 14 points and 7 rebounds. Boise State had three players finish in double figures spearheaded by Derrick Alston’s 24 points, 7 rebounds, and 7 assists.
UNCW will continue their western road trip on Sunday against the Stanford Cardinal. Stanford won the meeting between the two schools last season 72-59 inside Trask Coliseum. Tip-off from Palo Atlto on Sunday afternoon is set for 4:00 p.m. ET.