Boise State men’s basketball defeated Northwest 85-46 Saturday, in the regular-season opener for the Broncos. The Broncos never trailed in the game and led 43-20 at halftime and by as many as 44 points in the second half.
Junior Chandler Hutchison scored a career-high 23 points to go with 11 rebounds for his third-career double-double. Hutchison was 9-for-10 from the field, including 2-for-2 from three-point range.
Hutchison’s double-double is the seventh for a Bronco in a season opener since 2000. The win for Boise State improved them to 29-20 all-time in season openers.