Great Falls opened the game on a 14-6 scoring stretch over the first 10 minutes took a 16 point lead on two Darren Lockett free throws. The Argonauts led 42-28 at the break and continued to lead by double figures midway through the second half.
Idaho State battled back however, going on an 18-5 run late in the second half, capped by a Luzcando 3-pointer, which pushed the Bengals to a 73-68. They never trailed the rest of the way.
Lamar Falley led Great Falls with 16 points.