Recap - Northern Arizona Defeats Montana State 87-80
Northern Arizona grabbed an 87-80 win over Montana State on Monday, behind a 22-point effort from Max Jacobsen at Walkup Skydome.
Bettors who backed Northern Arizona were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5.5 at sportsbooks.
Northern Arizona got 16 points from Dewayne Russell and another 13 points from Gaellan Bewernick. Stallon Saldivar contributed 6 assists, while Max Jacobsen cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Montana State got 15 points from Antonio Biglow in a losing cause and another 14 points from Flavien Davis. Antonio Biglow contributed 3 assists for them, while Paul Egwuonwu had 9 rebounds.
Northern Arizona led at halftime, 46-28.
The rebound battle favored Northern Arizona as they grabbed 40 boards, while Montana State only had 28.