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Mountain West Tournament - Utah State Downs Wyoming 89-82 - Match Report

Sam Merrill went off for 27 points and added 4 rebounds leading Utah State over Wyoming, 89-82, on Friday at Thomas & Mack Center.

Utah State won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the -15.5-point spread.

Neemias Queta had 21 points for Utah State and Brock Miller chipped in with 13 points. Sam Merrill had 7 assists for them, while Justin Bean was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Wyoming got a 18-point performance from Kenny Foster, who was supported by 17 points from Hunter Thompson. Hunter Maldonado had 5 assists in a losing cause for Wyoming, while Hunter Maldonado grabbed 9 rebounds.

Utah State led at halftime, $HalfScore.

Utah State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-24.