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
North Dakota14-422-10144
E. Wash.13-522-12148
Weber St.12-620-14185
Montana St.11-716-16254
Sac. State9-913-18293
Portland St.7-1115-16268
N. Colo.7-1111-18287
N. Arizona6-129-23335
Idaho St.3-156-26340
So. Utah3-156-27341

Mountain West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Colorado St.13-524-1266
Boise St.12-620-1272
Fresno St.11-720-1376
New Mexico10-817-1486
San Diego St9-919-1498
San Jose St.7-1114-16191
Utah St.7-1114-17181
Air Force4-1412-21251
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