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Portland State 88

(11-13, 5-6 Big Sky)

Montana State 82

(3-20, 2-9 Big Sky)

    9:05 PM ET, February 23, 2006

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    PRST 38 5088
    MTST 38 4482

    Portland State 88, Montana State 82

    BOZEMAN (AP) -- Heather Arns scored 27 points and the Vikings made 27-of-32 free throws as Portland State defeated Montana State 88-82 Thursday night in women's basketball.

    Portland State (11-13 overall, 5-6 Big Sky) built a 29-23 lead at the 5:11 mark, but Montana State answered back with a 15-7 run to enter intermission tied at 38.

    MSU (3-20, 2-9) took its largest lead at 47-42 with 16:50 remaining on a Nubia Garcia layup.

    The score changed hands seven times before the Vikings took the lead for good at 64-63 with 10:02 remaining on a Brianna Thompson jump shot.

    Montana State's Alyssa Nelson scored 25 points, Scotta Morton had 15, and Jenny Heringer and Garcia each added 10.

    Kelsey Kahle scored 19 points for Portland State. Thompson added 18, and Sharon Wahinekapu had 10.

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