Montana vs Oregon State

Oregon St. 71, Montana 46


CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) - Ahmad Starks had 16 points and Oregon State pulled away in the second half for a 71-46 win Sunday against Montana.

Jared Cunningham added 14 points, Roberto Nelson 11 and Devon Collier 10 for the Beavers (6-1), who are off to their best start since 1980-81, when they started 26-0.

Will Cherry had 13 points for Montana (4-4), which committed 18 turnovers and shot just 31.5 percent from the field.

The Grizzlies trailed by 13 at halftime and got within nine early in the second half before Oregon State went on a 20-4 run to lead 58-33 with 10:21 left. The Beavers had four 3-pointers in that stretch, two by Starks.

Montana got no closer than 20 points the rest of the way.

Oregon State shot 39 percent from the field, but hit 8 of 20 3-pointers and was 23 of 30 from the free-throw line.

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Montana Grizzlies
D. Selvig, F292-50-17045
M. Ward, F262-72-25156
A. Steward, F121-50-05032
W. Cherry, G315-152-434313
K. Jamar, G281-32-41004
J. Wood191-40-03222
B. Reader173-40-02026
K. DeShields130-52-20012
S. Stockton111-31-23034
M. Weisner91-30-02002
E. Hutchison40-00-00000
J. Gregory10-00-00110
Totals 17-549-153582446
Oregon State Beavers
J. Burton, F321-63-45225
D. Collier, F302-66-1073110
A. Brandt, C163-50-02247
J. Cunningham, G344-104-542214
A. Starks, G305-102-231116
R. Nelson182-77-755311
C. Barton151-20-02113
E. Moreland101-41-25013
K. McShane71-10-02012
R. Murphy50-00-01010
D. Jones10-00-01000
C. Mitchell10-00-00000
J. Powers10-00-00000
Totals 20-5123-3040161771
Big Sky
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
North Dakota13-318-8156
E. Wash.12-420-9130
Weber St.11-516-11191
Montana St.10-615-14237
Sac. State8-811-16310
Portland St.7-914-13270
N. Colo.5-119-18305
N. Arizona5-118-21338
Idaho St.3-136-23337
So. Utah3-135-24345

Pac 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Washington St.9-922-13
Oregon St.5-1311-20
Arizona St.4-1412-19
Other games
Baylor 69 Final
Nwstern 41
UNLV 70 Final
Wich St 89
California 63 Final