Idaho State Falls 70-51 to Montana - Recap

Montana grabbed a 70-51 win over Idaho State on Thursday, behind a 21-point effort from Mathias Ward at Dahlberg Arena.

Bettors who backed Montana were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 13 at sportsbooks.

Montana got 20 points from Spencer Coleman and another 11 points from Kareem Jamar. Kareem Jamar contributed 7 assists, while Kareem Jamar cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Idaho State got 12 points from Neveij Walters in a losing cause and another 10 points from Melvin Morgan. Melvin Morgan contributed 4 assists for them, while Nnamdi Ezenwa had 4 rebounds.

Montana hit the break trailing 31-29 before taking care of business in the second half.

Montana had a 31-20 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.