The Vandals defeated the Spartans 64-55 to improve to 2-0 in the WAC mens basketball standings. Kyle Barone led Idaho (6-6, 2-0) with 16 points and a season-high 13 rebounds.
IDAHO WOMENS BASKETBALL: Addie Schivo scored 18 points as the Vandals moved to 1-1 in WAC play by beating San Jose State 82-65 in Moscow. Alyssa Charlston (12 points, 10 rebounds) and Stacey Barr (10 points, 10 rebounds) added double-doubles for Idaho (4-9).
BOISE STATE GYMNASTICS: The Broncos are the top pick in the WAC preseason coaches poll. Boise State was picked No. 15 in the national preseason coaches poll. The Broncos begin the season with a home meet against Utah State on Jan. 18.
BOISE STATE TENNIS: Junior Andy Bettles is No. 3 in the region in the Division I rankings released Thursday. Boise State is ranked 38th in the nation.
NORTHWEST NAZARENE MENS BASKETBALL: Senior Jonathan Hawkins scored 14 points to lead the Crusaders (8-3, 2-1 GNAC) past No. 25 Alaska Anchorage 61-60 in Nampa.