Portland State Defeats Montana 81-78 - Recap
|Portland State Defeats Montana 81-78 - Recap|
Portland State grabbed an 81-78 win over Montana on Saturday, behind a 21-point effort from Marcus Hall at Peter W Stott Center.
Bettors who backed Portland State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 5 at sportsbooks.
Portland State got 21 points from Gary Winston and another 18 points from Tim Douglas. Gary Winston contributed 5 assists, while Marcus Hall cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Montana got 25 points from Jordan Gregory in a losing cause and another 19 points from Kareem Jamar. Mario Dunn Jr. contributed 7 assists for them, while Mario Dunn Jr. had 9 rebounds.
Portland State hit the break leading 32-31 before taking care of business in the second half.
Portland State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-31.