Kent State 56

(2-1, 1-0 away)

Montana State 47

(1-2, 0-2 home)

    9:05 PM ET, November 27, 2004

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    MTST 47 47

    Kent State 56, Montana State 47

    BOZEMAN (AP) -- Melissa De Grate had 13 points and Lindsay Shearer added 10 Saturday in Kent State's 56-47 victory over Montana State.

    Kent State (2-1) jumped out to a 28-8 lead with 5:30 left in the first half, behind eight points by Shearer and seven by De Grate.

    Katie Prioietti hit two 3-pointers and Hillary Scott scored four points as MSU rallied to within 30-19 at halftime.

    Kent State built as much as a 36-25 lead on a basket by Tiffany La Fleur with 14:24 remaining, before MSU rallied to within 43-39 on a basket by Kati Burrows with 6:12 remaining.

    A 3-pointer by Asheley Harkins with 5:55 remaining ended the Bobcat rally and Kent State pulled away by making 6-of-10 free throws the rest of the way.

    Burrows led Montana State with 17 points and five rebounds, while Scott added 10 points and four assists.

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