Scores

Final

Montana State 67

(6-5, 0-5 away)

UC Riverside 78

(4-6, 3-0 home)

5:00 PM ET, December 19, 2010

Student Recreation Center, Riverside, California

1 2 T
MTST 35 3267
UCRV 37 4178

Top Performers

Montana State: B. Howard 21 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

UC Riverside: K. Nitoto 19 Pts, 4 Reb, 5 Ast

UC Riverside 78, Montana St. 67

Associated Press

RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- Kareem Nitoto scored 19 points and Javon Borum added 17 as UC Riverside defeated Montana State 78-67 Sunday.

Nitoto was 5 of 5 from 3-point range, and Kevin Bradshaw added 10 points for the Highlanders (4-6), who won their 14th straight at home against a nonconference opponent.

Bobby Howard scored 21 points to lead the Bobcats (6-5), who fell to 0-5 on the road. Rod Singleton added 14 points, and Erik Rush had 11.

UC Riverside led 37-35 at halftime before pulling away in the second half. The Highlanders shot 54.2 percent and limited Montana State to 38.3 percent shooting.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MTST
UCRV
Points 67 78
FG Made-Attempted 23-60 (.383) 26-48 (.542)
3P Made-Attempted 6-23 (.261) 11-19 (.579)
FT Made-Attempted 15-26 (.577) 15-18 (.833)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
Largest Lead 5 11

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