POCATELLO, Idaho -- — Ethan Esposito had a career-high 26 points as Sacramento State narrowly defeated Idaho State 70-65 on Monday.
William FitzPatrick had 15 points and six rebounds for Sacramento State (5-2, 3-1 Big Sky Conference). Samaad Hector added 11 points and Brandon Davis had 10 points. Bryce Fowler, whose 13 points per game coming into the matchup was second on the Hornets, was held to only two points (0 of 10).
The Hornets evened the season series against the Bengals with the win. Idaho State defeated Sacramento State 57-56 on Sunday.
Michigan Wolverines guard Eli Brooks will return for a fifth season
Michigan guard Eli Brooks is returning for a fifth season with the Wolverines. Brooks started 27 games last season.
NCAA to allow transfers to play college football, basketball without sitting out a season, reports say
The NCAA Division I Council voted Wednesday to change the long-standing rule that forces transfer athletes in football and basketball to sit out a season at their new school, a report said.
Joe Golding leaves Abilene Christian to coach UTEP men's basketball team
Joe Golding, who led No. 14 seed Abilene Christian past Texas in the first round of the NCAA tournament this year after 10 seasons with the Wildcats, has been named the new men's basketball coach at UTEP.