Idaho 109, Anaheim 98
BOISE, Idaho, Feb. 22 – The Idaho Stampede defeated the Anaheim Arsenal, 109-98, Friday night in Boise.
The Stampede's Mike Taylor scored a game-high 29 points.
Four other Idaho players scored in double figures. Mouhamed Sene, on an NBA assignment from the Seattle SuperSonics, recorded a double-double, scoring 15 points and grabbing 12 rebounds. Lance Allred netted 17 points, while Cory Violette scored 12 points and hauled down nine rebounds. Ernest Scott came off the bench to score 10 points .
Veteran guard Randy Livingston dished out 13 assists and scored nine points in the victory.
Anaheim was led by Marcus Campbell, who scored 22 points and pulled down 19 rebounds. Ivan Johnson also had a double-double, scoring 19 points and grabbing 12 rebounds, while guard Will Blalock added 11 points.
“Both teams fought hard in this game tonight,” said Stampede Head Coach Bryan Gates. “I’m proud of the way our guys worked hard and pulled out the win.”
This was the first of a back-to-back series between Anaheim and Idaho. The two teams will meet again on Sunday, in Boise. Tip off is at 7 p.m.