MISSOULA, Mont. -- Mathias Ward scored 26 points to lead Montana to a 78-58 victory over Carroll College (Mont.) on Saturday night.
Montana (4-3) also got 15 points from Keron Deshields, including three 3-pointers, and 14 points and seven assists from Kareem Jamar.
Montana had a solid night from the floor. It shot 48.4 percent, and connected on 8 of 18 3-point attempts.
Nick Jones led Carroll (0-8) with 19 points and eight rebounds. He hit three 3-pointers.
Montana shot 12 times from the foul line, making 10. Carroll only attempted nine from the line but made eight.
There's nothing to suggest the Jayhawks won't end up atop the Big 12 for a 13th season in a row. But what about a return to the Final Four?
Colorado State graduate transfer John Gillon has chosen Syracuse, giving the Orange a potential starter at point guard entering the 2016-17 season.
DeSean Murray, who averaged 20.2 points as a sophomore at Presbyterian, will transfer to Auburn to play for coach Bruce Pearl.