MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Robby Beasley had 19 points and three steals as Montana defeated UC San Diego 71-61 on Wednesday night.
Josh Bannan had 16 points and nine rebounds for Montana (3-2) and also had three of Montana's eight steals. Cameron Parker added six assists.
Francis Nwaokorie had 22 points and eight rebounds for the Tritons (4-1), whose four-game season-opening win streak came to an end. Toni Rocak added 14 points and seven rebounds. He also committed seven turnovers.
San Diego was forced into 17 turnovers.