Scores

Final

Montana 72

(2-4, 1-4 away)

Minnesota 65

(2-4, 2-3 home)

11:00 AM ET, November 26, 2006

HP Field House, Orlando, Florida

1 2 T
MONT 35 3772
MINN 31 3465

Top Performers

Montana: A. Strait 17 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

Minnesota: J. Abu-Shamala 12 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

Montana 72, Minnesota 65

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) -- Andrew Strait scored 17 points and Jordan Hasquet had 14 to lead Montana to a 72-65 victory over Minnesota on Sunday in the seventh-place game of the Old Spice Classic at Disney World.

Bryan Ellis and Cameron Rundles each scored 10 points to help Montana (2-4) snap a four-game losing streak. Ellis, who also had 10 assists, hit four free throws in the final minute after Minnesota (2-4) closed to within two points.

Strait and Hasquet scored 11 points each in the first half and the Grizzlies rallied from an eight-point deficit for a 35-31 edge at the break.

Matt Dlouhy contributed eight points and 10 rebounds for Montana, which opened the second half with a 10-2 run to go up by a dozen.

Dan Coleman scored 13 points and Jamal Abu-Shamala finished with 12 for Minnesota, which has dropped four consecutive games. Lawrence Westbrook had 11 points and Lawrence McKenzie added 10 for the Golden Gophers.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MONT
MINN
Points 72 65
FG Made-Attempted 21-40 (.525) 24-56 (.429)
3P Made-Attempted 10-18 (.556) 5-19 (.263)
FT Made-Attempted 20-30 (.667) 12-20 (.600)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 25 (0/0)
Largest Lead 12 8

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