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Montana earns 1,000th home court win, holds off Idaho 67-63

Jan. 18, 2020 11:15 PM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Jared Samuelson scored 23 points and Kyle Owens and Kendal Manuel each added two clutch free throws in the final seconds as Montana won its 1,000th game on its home court, holding off Idaho for a 67-63 Big Sky Conference victory on Saturday night. Fittingly, it was the 200th meeting...

Manuel's 27 points lead Montana past Portland State, 85-70

Jan. 13, 2020 11:46 PM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Kendal Manuel scored 27 points and Montana pulled away from Portland State in the second half to take an 85-70 victory on Monday night. The Grizzlies shot 32 of 53 from the floor (60.4%) and knocked down 9 of 20 from long range while outscoring the Vikings 39-28 in the second half....

Carter-Hollinger lifts Montana over E. Washington 90-63

Jan. 9, 2020 11:40 PM EST

CHENEY, Wash. (AP) — Derrick Carter-Hollinger had a season-high 20 points plus 14 rebounds as Montana rolled past Eastern Washington 90-63 on Thursday night. Carter-Hollinger made 9 of 12 shots. He added four blocks. Sayeed Pridgett had 18 points, eight rebounds and eight assists for Montana (8-8, 4-1 Big...

Hume scores 22 to carry N. Colorado past Montana 74-66

Jan. 4, 2020 11:57 PM EST

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Bodie Hume had 22 points as Northern Colorado beat Montana 74-66 on Saturday night. Jonah Radebaugh had 18 points and seven assists for Northern Colorado (9-5, 2-1 Big Sky Conference), which earned its sixth consecutive home victory. Sam Masten added 12 points. Trent Harris had 11...

Samuelson helps Montana hold off Southern Utah 60-58

Jan. 2, 2020 11:35 PM EST

CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Jared Samuelson tossed in 21 points and Sayeed Pridgett scored on back-to-back layups late to lift Montana to a 60-58 victory over Southern Utah on Thursday night. Samuelson knocked down 9 of 14 shots from the floor for the Grizzlies (7-7, 3-0 Big Sky Conference), who shot just 41%...

Montana goes 2--0 in Big Sky, tops Sacramento State 52-50

Dec. 30, 2019 11:39 PM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Kendal Manuel hit two free throws with two seconds left in the game to lift Montana to a 52-50 win over Sacramento State in a Big Sky Conference showdown on Monday night. James Bridges gave Sacramento State the lead, 49-48 with his 3-pointer with :58 left. Timmy Falls missed a 3 to...

Pridgett scores 27 to lift Montana past N. Arizona 79-72

Dec. 29, 2019 12:37 AM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Sayeed Pridgett had 27 points and 10 rebounds as Montana beat Northern Arizona 79-72 on Saturday night. Kendal Manuel had 16 points for Montana (5-7, 1-0 Big Sky Conference), which earned its fourth consecutive home victory. Derrick Carter-Hollinger added seven rebounds. Kyle Owens...

Omaha outlasts Montana for an 87-82 OT win

Dec. 21, 2019 4:06 PM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — KJ Robinson scored 24 points and JT Gibson scored 22 and Omaha beat Montana 87-82 in overtime on Saturday. Matt Pile made a pair of foul shots with 43 seconds left and the Mavericks led for the remainder. The Mavericks (7-8) made 8 of 10 from the line in the final 43 seconds. Gibson's...

Oregon's Anthony Mathis, left, and N'Faly Dante celebrate after the team's 81-48 win over Montana during an NCAA college basketball game in Eugene, Ore., Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Chris Pietsch)

No. 8 Oregon routs Montana 81-48 as 6-11 Dante makes debut

Dec. 19, 2019 2:44 AM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon suddenly looks bigger, and potentially even stronger. The eighth-ranked Ducks made a significant addition to their lineup Wednesday night as 6-foot-11 N’Faly Dante played his first college game and scored 11 points during an 81-48 win over Montana. “He’s just...

Montana tops North Dakota 77-70

Dec. 6, 2019 11:38 PM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Sayeed Pridgett and Kendal Manuel scored 20 points apiece as Montana defeated North Dakota 77-70 on Friday night. Timmy Falls had 15 points for Montana (4-5). Marlon Stewart had 19 points and eight assists for the Fighting Hawks (4-6). Filip Rebraca added 14 points and 12 rebounds....