Senior Trevor Morris prepares to sink the second of two free throws to ice a close game for the Vandals over Drake. Morris led Idaho with 16 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 steal.
Head Coach Don Verlin said the difference in this game was the talented KASHIF WATSON from Las Vegas who scored 13 points, had 7 assists, and 1 steal as Idaho defeated Drake in storied Memorial Gym.
Kashif Watson scores late in the second half against Drake in Idaho's Memorial Gym.
Junior All-WAC guard Mac Hopson gets fouled againt Drake, and finished with 10 points, 9 assists, and 4 rebounds.
Junior Luciano de Souza coming off his second steal. He finished with 11 points, 2 rebounds, 2 steals, and 1 assist against Drake in the CIT.
Junior starting center MARVIN JEFFERSON with one of his four rebounds Wednesday night. He also finished with a blocked shot in the first round CIT matchup.
Idaho mascot Joe Vandal in action at Memorial Gym in Idaho's first round CIT matchup with Drake University.