Montana State vs Portland State Final: 69-64 - Recap
Paul Egwuonwu scored 21 points and added 10 rebounds for a double-double, leading Montana State over Portland State, 69-64, on Saturday at Worthington Arena.
Bettors who backed Montana State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4.5 at sportsbooks.
Montana State got 15 points from Stephan Holm and another 14 points from Marcus Colbert. Eric Norman contributed 2 assists, while Paul Egwuonwu cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Portland State got 14 points from Gary Winston in a losing cause and another 12 points from Marcus Hall. Tim Douglas contributed 2 assists for them, while Kyle Richardson had 11 rebounds.
Montana State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-34.