Scores

Final

Montana State 69

(6-7, 3-2 Big Sky)

N Colorado 66

(3-10, 1-4 Big Sky)

9:05 PM ET, January 10, 2013

Butler-Hancock Hall, Greeley, Colorado

1 2 T
MTST 27 4269
UNCO 32 3466

Top Performers

Montana State: C. Coleman 16 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

Northern Colorado: T. Unruh 23 Pts, 1 Reb, 1 Ast

Montana St. 69, N. Colorado 66

Associated Press

GREELEY, Colo. -- 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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Team Stat Comparison

 
MTST
UNCO
Points 69 66
FG Made-Attempted 23-47 (.489) 21-55 (.382)
3P Made-Attempted 8-22 (.364) 6-21 (.286)
FT Made-Attempted 15-22 (.682) 18-21 (.857)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
Largest Lead 5 9

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 10, 2013 MTST 69, @UNCO 66Recap
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