Scores

Final

Montana 47

(17-12, 12-8 Big Sky)

N Arizona 67

(15-16, 12-8 Big Sky)

    5:00 PM ET, March 8, 2014

    Walkup Skydome, Flagstaff, Arizona

    1 2 T
    MONT 21 2647
    NAU 26 4167

    Top Performers

    Montana: K. Jamar 15 Pts, 3 Reb

    Northern Arizona: A. Kaluna 12 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Northern Arizona drops cold-shooting Montana 67-47

    Associated Press

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -- Quinton Upshur scored 14 points as Northern Arizona dropped cold-shooting Montana 67-47 on Saturday.

    Northern Arizona (15-16, 12-8 Big Sky) used a 7-0 run at the end of the first half to take a 26-21 lead at the break. Montana (17-12, 12-8) made just 5 of 19 shots before intermission.

    The Lumberjacks ran away in the second half, outscoring the Grizzlies 41-26 as Montana made just one basket after the 12:31 mark, a layup by Nick Emerson with 36 seconds left in the game. For the game, Montana shot 29 percent (11 of 38) and just 4 of 17 beyond the arc.

    Ako Kaluna had 12 points while Aaseem Dixon added 11 for Northern Arizona, which shot 50 percent and enjoyed a 40-21 rebounding advantage.

    Kareem Jamar led Montana with 15 points, including 7 of 10 from the line. He was the only Grizzly in double figures.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MONT
    NAU
    Points 47 67
    FG Made-Attempted 11-38 (.289) 27-54 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-17 (.235) 4-15 (.267)
    FT Made-Attempted 21-26 (.808) 9-15 (.600)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 20 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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