Montana State Defeats Southern Utah 54-52 - Recap
|Montana State Defeats Southern Utah 54-52 - Recap|
Montana State grabbed a 54-52 win over Southern Utah on Saturday, behind a 16-point effort from Flavien Davis at Centrum Arena.
Montana State earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 8-point spread.
Marcus Colbert had 9 points for Montana State and Eric Norman chipped in with 9 points. Marcus Colbert had 3 assists for them, while Eric Norman was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Southern Utah got 14 points from A.J. Hess in a losing cause and another 8 points from Casey Oliverson. Jaren Jeffery contributed 3 assists for them, while Cal Hanks had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Southern Utah were victorious, as the score was 24-20 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Montana State as they grabbed 32 boards, while Southern Utah only had 31.