Scores

Final

Southern Utah 67

(5-11, 3-4 Big Sky)

Montana 73

(11-4, 7-0 Big Sky)

    9:05 PM ET, January 17, 2013

    Dahlberg Arena, Missoula, Montana

    1 2 T
    SUU 23 4467
    MONT 31 4273

    Top Performers

    Southern Utah: D. Heuir 19 Pts, 2 Reb, 6 Ast

    Montana: M. Ward 20 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Stl

    Montana 73, S. Utah 67

    Associated Press

    MISSOULA, Mont. -- Mathias Ward scored 20 points and Montana picked up a 73-67 victory over Southern Utah on Thursday night.

    Montana (11-4, 7-0 Big Sky) won for the sixth time in seven home games this season.

    Ward continued his consistent play as he has through the season. He is averaging 15.6 points, shooting 53.2 percent from the floor and 81 percent from the free-throw line.

    Kareem Jamar had 12 points and seven rebounds. Spencer Coleman scored 12 points and Will Cherry 10. Coleman and Cherry had three steals apiece and Montana had 14 as a team.

    Southern Utah (5-11, 3-4) couldn't get over the top despite hitting 10 of 19 shots from 3-point range. Damon Heuir scored 19 points, including five 3-pointers, and Jackson Stevenett scored 16.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SUU
    MONT
    Points 67 73
    FG Made-Attempted 26-53 (.491) 20-43 (.465)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-19 (.526) 2-7 (.286)
    FT Made-Attempted 5-5 (1.000) 31-47 (.660)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 33 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 17

    2012-13 Season

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