Eastern Washington Downs Montana State 77-72 - Match Report
Eastern Washington grabbed a 77-72 win over Montana State on Saturday, behind a 19-point effort from Tyler Harvey at Reese Court.
The game was a push (tie) for betting purposes as the final score was identical to the 5 number at most sportsbooks.
Eastern Washington got 18 points from Parker Kelly and another 15 points from Drew Brandon. Drew Brandon contributed 10 assists, while Venky Jois cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Montana State got 17 points from Flavien Davis in a losing cause and another 12 points from Calen Coleman. Marcus Colbert contributed 4 assists for them, while Flavien Davis had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Eastern Washington were victorious, as the score was 43-36 at the break.
Montana State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-41.