Recap - Montana Defeats Montana State 76-71
|Recap - Montana Defeats Montana State 76-71|
Kareem Jamar scored 23 points and added 10 assists for a double-double, leading Montana over Montana State, 76-71, on Saturday at Dahlberg Arena.
Montana won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 12.5-point spread.
Will Cherry had 14 points for Montana and Jordan Gregory chipped in with 11 points. Kareem Jamar had 10 assists for them, while Kareem Jamar was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Montana State got a 14-point performance from Christian Moon, who was supported by 12 points from Flavien Davis. Christian Moon had 4 assists in a losing cause for Montana State, while Flavien Davis grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Montana State were victorious, as the score was 32-31 at the break.
Montana won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-31.