The Idaho Vandals beat Montana State 80-73 on senior day in Big Sky Conference Action State Saturday afternoon in front of a full house at Memorial Gym, according to govandals.com.

Idaho improved to 8-8 in the league and 13-14 overall and stayed in the battle for one of the eight berths in the Big Sky’s post-season tournament.

Idaho is seventh in the Big Sky, leading ninth-place Southern Utah (9-18, 6-10) by two games with two to go. The top eight advance to the conference tourney. Vandal games in Post season will be heard on 630 The Fan.