Montana State vs Austin Peay Recap - Austin Peay Wins 78-72

Montana State vs Austin Peay Recap - Austin Peay Wins 78-72

Austin Peay got 23 points from Chris Horton en route to a 78-72 victory over Montana State on Saturday at McGuirk Arena.

Austin Peay was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as a favorite.

Austin Peay got 21 points from Zavion Williams and another 16 points from Damarius Smith. Damarius Smith contributed 6 assists, while Chris Horton cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Montana State got 17 points from Marcus Colbert in a losing cause and another 11 points from Eric Norman. Marcus Colbert contributed 3 assists for them, while Paul Egwuonwu had 12 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Montana State were victorious, as the score was 37-34 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Montana State as they grabbed 38 boards, while Austin Peay only had 34.