Scores

Final

Montana State 62

(11-15, 8-9 Big Sky)

Southern Utah 61

(11-16, 8-9 Big Sky)

    9:05 PM ET, February 28, 2013

    Centrum Arena, Cedar City, Utah

    1 2 T
    MTST 27 3562
    SUU 32 2961

    Top Performers

    Montana St: P. Egwuonwu 14 Pts, 13 Reb, 2 Blk

    Southern Utah: J. Stevenett 19 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast

    Montana St. 62, S. Utah 61

    Associated Press

    CEDAR CITY, Utah -- Christian Moon scored 17 points and Antonio Biglow gave Montana State its only lead of the game with about a minute remaining as the Bobcats defeated Southern Utah 62-61 Thursday night.

    Biglow scored on a layup with 1:11 left to put Montana State ahead for the first time, and the Bobcats (11-15, 8-9 Big Sky) held on to snap a five-game losing streak.

    Paul Egwuonwu added 14 points and 13 rebounds for Montana State. Xavier Blount had 13 points and Biglow finished with 10 points and seven assists.

    Jackson Stevenett scored 19 points and Jayson Cheesman had 11 for Southern Utah (11-16, 8-9), which led by as many as nine points in the first half. The Thunderbirds outshot the Bobcats (46 percent to 36 percent) but were outrebounded 41-31 and committed 14 turnovers to just eight for Montana State.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MTST
    SUU
    Points 62 61
    FG Made-Attempted 23-64 (.359) 22-48 (.458)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-16 (.250) 6-11 (.545)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-14 (.857) 11-15 (.733)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 1 9

    2012-13 Season

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