Oregon clobbers Idaho State 87-35

Oregon clobbers Idaho State 87-35 »Play Video

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Damyean Dotson scored 12 points and Oregon demolished Idaho State 87-35 on Saturday.

Arsalan Kazemi, Dominic Artis and Tony Woods all had 11 points each for the Ducks (8-1), who are off to their best start in three seasons under coach Dana Altman.

Melvin Morgan scored 11 for the Bengals (1-6), who actually led 5-4 after the first 3 minutes of the game.

But Idaho State was never that close again as E.J. Singler made a 3-pointer to give the Ducks a 7-5 advantage. Oregon outscored Idaho State 50-11 from that point to lead 54-16 at halftime.

Kazemi had 11 points and six rebounds in the first half. Dotson scored all of his in the second half.

Oregon thoroughly dominated Idaho State in every statistical category. The Ducks outrebounded the Bengals 47-19 — including 23-4 in the first half — and had more assists (19-6).