Portland State vs Montana State

Montana St. 62, Portland St. 59

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BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - Flavien Davis scored 16 points and Christian Moon added 15 as Montana State withstood two second-half comebacks from Portland State to hold on for a 62-59 victory Thursday night.

Paul Egwuonwu added 14 points and seven rebounds for the Bobcats (4-7, 1-2 Big Sky).

Aaron Moore had 17 points and 12 rebounds for the Vikings (3-7, 1-2). Lateef McMullan also had 17 points, including six in the final 5 seconds.

Montana State led 52-38 with 7:35 remaining when Portland State went on a 15-1 run to tie the game at 53-53 with 3:05 to go.

Two jumpers by Egwuonwu and four free throws from Moon put the Bobcats ahead 61-53 with 12 seconds left. But McMullen hit a 3-pointer with 5 seconds remaining, then made a steal and another 3-pointer with 3 seconds left to make it 61-59.

Michael Dison hit 1 of 2 free throws for Montana State before a desperation 3-pointer by Dre Winston at the buzzer came up short.

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Portland State (3-7)223759
Montana State (4-7) «293362

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Portland State Vikings
A. Moore, F316-115-6120417
R. Parker, F313-71-26017
L. McMullan, G365-102-240117
M. Harthun, G303-70-01018
D. Winston Jr., G303-82-43418
G. Winston240-90-02220
M. Harvey81-20-01142
B. Cataldo50-10-00000
L. Prosser30-00-00020
M. Hall20-10-00000
Totals 21-5610-143771659
 37.5%71.4% 
Montana State Bobcats
F. Davis, F306-123-551116
X. Blount, F200-31-23021
P. Egwuonwu, C357-120-073314
C. Moon, G333-56-631115
M. Colbert, G241-31-21514
M. Dison242-61-21136
C. Coleman223-60-06116
E. Norman40-00-00000
B. Brumwell30-00-00010
D. Robison30-00-01100
J. Budinich20-10-00000
Totals 22-4812-1728131362
 45.8%70.6% 
Big Sky
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
North Dakota14-422-10144
E. Wash.13-522-12148
Weber St.12-620-14185
Idaho12-619-14207
Montana11-716-16221
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
 
Other games
MICH 94 Final
NW 66
COLO 83 Final
ARIZ 92
GONZ 78 Final
PEP 62