Montana State vs Northern Colorado

Montana St. 69, N. Colorado 66

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GREELEY, Colo. (AP) - Calen Coleman scored 16 points and Montana State stormed from behind in the second half to defeat Northern Colorado 69-66 on Thursday night.

Montana State (6-7, 3-2 Big Sky) trailed 59-50 with 8:47 left in the game. Northern Colorado (3-10, 1-4) still led 66-64 with 1:48 on a dunk by Derrick Barden.

Xavier Blount's layup tied it for Montana State at with 1:26 left, and Michael Dison's two free throws with 29 seconds left put Montana State up for good.

Blount finished with 14 points. Paul Egwuonwu had 12 points and Christian Moon ha d10.

Tate Unruh led Northern Colorado with 23 points, including five 3-pointers. Barden scored 14 points and grabbed 11 rebounds.

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Scoreboard
Montana State (6-7) «274269
Northern Colorado (3-10)323466

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Montana State Bobcats
F. Davis, F272-41-24235
P. Egwuonwu, C345-62-412212
X. Blount, G313-87-971214
M. Colbert, G241-20-01323
C. Moon, G233-83-530110
C. Coleman286-120-042116
M. Dison223-42-23139
B. Brumwell40-00-00010
E. Norman30-00-00010
D. Robison30-00-00000
J. Budinich10-30-00000
Totals 23-4715-2227111669
 48.9%68.2% 
Northern Colorado Bears
D. Barden, F354-106-7110214
T. Huskisson, F260-40-03140
C. Osborne, C262-40-04444
T. Unruh, G388-162-211123
T. Svihovec, G171-35-61247
J. Davis Jr.221-50-02323
E. Addo172-75-67139
G. Tucker162-50-02224
P. Garnica31-10-00002
Totals 21-5518-2134142266
 38.2%85.7% 
Big Sky
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Portland St.0-09-361
N. Colo.0-08-3135
Idaho0-07-3157
So. Utah0-06-4100
Montana0-05-4197
Montana St.0-06-595
Weber St.0-04-5216
Idaho St.0-03-5337
North Dakota0-04-7263
E. Wash.0-03-8180
Sac. State0-02-8273
N. Arizona0-02-9269
 
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