Eastern Washington Defeats Montana State 72-68 - Recap

Eastern Washington grabbed a 72-68 win over Montana State on Thursday, behind a 20-point effort from Collin Chiverton at Reese Court.

Eastern Washington was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as a favorite.

Eastern Washington got 15 points from Parker Kelly and another 13 points from Kevin Winford. Venky Jois contributed 7 assists, while Venky Jois cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.

Montana State got 12 points from Flavien Davis in a losing cause and another 10 points from Marcus Colbert. Antonio Biglow contributed 5 assists for them, while Paul Egwuonwu had 7 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Eastern Washington were victorious, as the score was 41-36 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Montana State as they grabbed 45 boards, while Eastern Washington only had 41.