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Hauser's 24 pts help lead Portland State past Idaho, 90-69

Feb. 18, 2020 12:24 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Matt Hauser knocked down 6 of 10 3-point attempts and posted 24 points to spark Portland State past Idaho, 90-69 on Monday night. Hauser dealt five assists and collected three steals as the Vikings shot 34 of 67 from the field as they bounced back from a tough loss to Eastern...

San Diego State guard Adam Seiko (2) drives against Boise State guard Max Rice (12) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, in Boise, Idaho. San Diego State won 72-55. (AP Photo/Steve Conner)

No. 4 SD State beats Boise State 72-55, remains undefeated

Feb. 16, 2020 7:27 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — No. 4 San Diego State keeps winning, forcing coach Brian Dutcher to dig deep for creative ways to keep his team focused. After the Aztecs beat Boise State 72-55 Sunday, he revealed some of his slogans that keep the team on task. “Early in the year, we had five games in eleven...

Idaho cowboy ranches diverse herd: Horses, cows and camels

Feb. 16, 2020 3:11 AM EST

UCON, Idaho (AP) — Jeral Williams is a cowboy. He has 200 cows on his property near Ucon that he tends, several head of bison, six horses, two mules and a donkey. He wears a cowboy hat and sports a large mustache that ends with perfectly waxed round rings at the edges of his mouth the size of silver...

Pridgett scores 24 to lift Montana over Idaho State 78-63

Feb. 15, 2020 11:43 PM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Sayeed Pridgett had 24 points and 11 rebounds as Montana beat Idaho State 78-63 on Saturday night. Kendal Manuel had 16 points for Montana (16-10, 12-3 Big Sky Conference), which won its fifth consecutive game. Jared Samuelson added 12 points. Josh Vazquez had 11 points. Austin...

Oregon governor calls for breaching 4 Snake River dams

Feb. 15, 2020 5:30 PM EST

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The governor of Oregon has come out in favor of removing four hydroelectric dams on the Snake River in Washington state, saying that is the best way to increase endangered salmon runs. Gov. Kate Brown, a Democrat, sent a letter to Washington’s Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee this week,...

Idaho, other western states to study big game range land

Feb. 14, 2020 1:23 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho has been awarded a grant to study how elk herds move through a northern Idaho migration corridor also used by grizzly bears and wolverines. The grant, announced by the U.S. Department of the Interior on Friday, is part of $3.2 million in funding for big game rangeland studies in...

Allen's 32 points leads Idaho past E Washington 74-71

Feb. 14, 2020 1:12 AM EST

CHENEY, Wash. (AP) — Travon Allen scored 32 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and Idaho upset Eastern Washington 74-71 on Thursday night after squandering most of a 24-point second-half lead. Idaho's Chance Garvin made 1 of 2 free throws with just over two seconds left but Kim Aiken Jr.'s 3-pointer at the...

Montana State holds on late to outlast Idaho State, 73-69

Feb. 13, 2020 11:59 PM EST

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Amin Adamu scored 20 points and hit five of six from the free throw line in the final 20 seconds as Montana State held on to beat Idaho State 73-69 on Thursday night. Jubrile Belo had 18 points and five blocks for Montana State (13-11, 7-6 Big Sky Conference). Harald Frey added 17...

Jessup, Williams lift Boise St. past Air Force 74-57

Feb. 11, 2020 11:46 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Justinian Jessup scored 18 points, including the Broncos' first 4-point play of the season, and Boise State beat Air Force 74-57 on Tuesday night to win its 11th consecutive home game. Jessup was fouled making a 3-pointer and he hit the free throw, giving Boise State a 57-42 lead with...

Appeals court won't reconsider inmate's gender surgery case

Feb. 11, 2020 7:07 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has become the first circuit in the nation to order a state to pay for an inmate's gender confirmation surgery, ruling Monday that a three-judge panel decision will stand. Idaho Gov. Brad Little says he will ask the U.S. Supreme Court to hear the...