Montana State Defeats Portland 72-69 - Recap
|Montana State Defeats Portland 72-69 - Recap|
Montana State grabbed a 72-69 win over Portland on Sunday, behind a 19-point effort from Marcus Colbert at Earle A. Chiles Center.
Bettors who backed Montana State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 15 at sportsbooks.
Montana State got 19 points from Flavien Davis and another 11 points from Terrell Brown. Marcus Colbert contributed 7 assists, while Marcus Colbert cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Portland got 26 points from Kevin Bailey in a losing cause and another 15 points from Ryan Nicholas. Alec Wintering contributed 7 assists for them, while Ryan Nicholas had 15 rebounds.
Montana State hit the break trailing 32-30 before taking care of business in the second half.