Recap - Montana Defeats Idaho 66-63
|Recap - Montana Defeats Idaho 66-63|
Montana grabbed a 66-63 win over Idaho on Saturday, behind a 17-point effort from Kareem Jamar at Cowan Spectrum.
Montana was a 1.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Mathias Ward had 16 points for Montana and Spencer Coleman chipped in with 9 points. Kareem Jamar had 3 assists for them, while Kareem Jamar was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Idaho got 22 points from Stephen Madison in a losing cause and another 19 points from Kyle Barone. Mike McChristian contributed 5 assists for them, while Stephen Madison had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Idaho were victorious, as the score was 34-30 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Montana as they grabbed 34 boards, while Idaho only had 31.