Montana vs North Dakota

North Dakota 88, Montana 81


GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) - Aaron Anderson had 20 points, and North Dakota scored the first 10 points of overtime Wednesday and beat Montana 88-81.

Troy Huff and Brandon Brekke added 15 points apiece for the Fighting Sioux (3-1), and Brekke had 11 rebounds.

Will Cherry led the Grizzlies (3-2) with 28 points, and Kareem Jamar had 24.

In its first visit to Grand Forks since 1963, Montana erased a 14-point second-half deficit, going up 61-58 with 5:32 left in regulation on a 3-pointer by Keron DeShields, who had 10 points.

The teams then traded baskets until a frenzied final sequence. Anderson hit a 3-pointer to put the Fighting Sioux up 70-69 with 19 seconds left, but Jamar's layup eight seconds later got the Grizzlies back on top.

Anderson was fouled with 2 seconds left and made one of two free throws to send the game to overtime, where North Dakota put the game away.

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M. Ward, F120-11-23141
E. Hutchison, F81-30-01002
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J. Gregory50-30-00000
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J. Wood30-20-00000
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North Dakota Sioux
P. Mitchell, F212-82-25156
B. Brekke, C235-55-7110515
A. Anderson, G365-78-1441220
T. Huff, G353-88-1270015
J. Webb, G295-92-644214
J. Schuler311-110-1104212
J. Allard200-20-03020
L. Antwi130-01-21121
D. Archer80-10-01010
M. Wilmer72-21-23025
N. Haugen30-00-00010
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