Montana State vs Utah

Montana St. 70, Utah 64


SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Rod Singleton scored 18 points and Christian Moon made a key steal and 3-point shot for Montana State to seal a 70-64 win over Utah on Saturday.

Utah (1-2) was trailing 61-59, but had possession when Moon made a steal and connected on a 3-pointer near the end of the shot clock to give MSU their first victory against Utah since 1937.

Tre Johnson had 15 points and Mohammed Fall scored 12 to help the Bobcats (2-1) overcome 12 for 25 shooting from the free throw line.

Senior guard Josh Watkins, who has been the Utes' top scorer in all three games, had 22 points but committed seven turnovers.

The game marked the 73rd meeting between the schools, but the first since 1984.

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Montana State Bobcats
T. Johnson, F357-121-164215
S. Reid, F282-62-34116
M. Fall, C266-60-061212
R. Singleton, G335-85-842318
X. Johnson-Blount, G120-21-70201
C. Moon212-50-14125
J. Stewart192-53-43327
J. Allou163-60-13036
M. Dison70-10-00020
J. Budinich30-10-00000
Totals 27-5212-2532141770
Utah Utes
C. Martin, F354-90-104011
B. Wilkinson, F111-30-03032
J. Washburn, C364-62-491210
J. Watkins, G328-154-444522
A. Odunsi, G192-51-31225
D. Farr242-30-04124
C. Hines224-100-041210
K. Storey120-10-02140
G. Matthews50-30-03000
J. Dawson40-00-00000
Totals 25-557-1235142064
Big Sky
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Weber St.15-326-9108
Idaho St.11-716-15256
E. Wash.10-818-16232
North Dakota10-817-16218
Montana St.9-914-17260
Portland St.8-1013-18282
N. Colo.7-1110-21304
Sac. State6-1214-17273
So. Utah3-156-24335
N. Arizona3-155-25333

Mountain West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
San Diego St16-228-1041
Fresno St.13-525-1066
Boise St.11-720-12101
New Mexico10-817-15141
Colorado St.8-1018-16181
Utah St.7-1116-15153
Air Force5-1314-18226
San Jose St.4-149-22301
Other games
PSU 47 Final
Kentucky 85
Louisville 69 Final
Butler 53
PRES 56 Final
Cincinnati 54
COLG 47 Final
Syracuse 92
VANDY 86 Final
WOFF 33 Final
Wisc 69
Hawaii 54 Final