— Madison Guernsey (@MGuernsey_ISJ) January 21, 2018
POCATELLO — Just when it looked like Idaho State would suffer the same fate in back-to-back games, Reed Gym’s crowd erupted in cheers.
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Novak Topalovic threw down a dunk with 1 minute, 52 seconds remaining against Sacramento State, pushing ISU’s dwindling lead to four points and injecting a buzz into the nervous home fans.
Another Topalovic slam at the 44-second mark sent the crowd into a frenzy and put the stamp on the Bengals’ 71-65 win Saturday against Sacramento State at Reed Gym.
Topalovic was showered with a standing ovation when he was subbed out of the game with 18 seconds left and the outcome in little doubt. ISU’s redshirt junior center