Recap - Montana Defeats North Dakota 77-62
|Recap - Montana Defeats North Dakota 77-62|
Montana got 27 points from Mathias Ward en route to a 77-62 victory over North Dakota on Thursday at Betty Engelstad Sioux Center.
Montana was a 5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Montana got 14 points from Will Cherry and another 12 points from Kevin Henderson. Will Cherry contributed 7 assists, while Kareem Jamar cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
North Dakota got a 24-point performance from Troy Huff, who was supported by 11 points from Jamal Webb. Jamal Webb had 7 assists in a losing cause for North Dakota, while Mitch Wilmer grabbed 6 rebounds.
Montana led at halftime, 38-36.
Montana won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-29.