BOZEMAN, Mont. -- James Kinney scored 23 points Saturday to lead San Jose State to an 82-74 win over Montana State.
Chris Cunningham had 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Spartans (3-3).
The game, originally scheduled to be played at night, was moved up to an afternoon tip-off because Montana State's football team faces Stony Brook in a second-round FCS game later Saturday.
The Big 12/SEC Challenge will again feature Kansas and Kentucky, this time at Rupp Arena. That's not the only exciting matchup in next season's midseason conference showdown.
Northwestern has never made the NCAA tournament, but the Wildcats' upward trajectory suggests 2016-17 could finally be the season it happens.
Dillon Brooks, who led Oregon with 16.7 points per game last season, and Tyler Dorsey will opt out of the NBA draft process and return to the Ducks, sources told ESPN.