Scores

Final

UC Riverside 75

(3-5, 1-2 away)

Montana State 73

(5-4, 3-2 home)

    3:00 PM ET, December 11, 2011

    1 2 T
    UCRV 36 3975
    MTST 31 4273

    Top Performers

    UC Riverside: P. Martin 25 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    Montana St: X. Blount 21 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Stl

    UC Riverside 75, Montana St. 73

    Associated Press

    BOZEMAN, Mont. -- Robert Smith's 3-pointer with 1 second to play lifted UC Riverside to a 75-73 win at Montana State on Sunday.

    The Bobcats led 73-69 with 14 seconds left, but Kevin Bradshaw scored and was fouled with 5 seconds to play for the Highlanders (3-5). Bradshaw missed the free throw, leaving Riverside two points behind, but Smith got the rebound and made the 3-pointer.

    Phil Martin, who led the Highlanders with 25 points and 10 rebounds, added a free throw after a Montana State foul to close the scoring. Smith scored 14 points and Kareem Nitoto added 12 for Riverside.

    Xavier Blount led Montana State (5-4) with 21 points, including a pair of free throws that gave the Bobcats a 73-69 lead with 23 seconds to play. Mohammed Fall added 13 points and Jamie Stewart scored 10 for Montana State, which scored 40 of its points at the free-throw line.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UCRV
    MTST
    Points 75 73
    FG Made-Attempted 25-67 (.373) 15-46 (.326)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-15 (.533) 3-13 (.231)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-22 (.773) 40-52 (.769)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 29 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 13 4

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