Montana beats Sacramento St. 80-63
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP)—Anthony Johnson scored 18 points and Jack McGillis added 13 to lead Montana to an 80-63 win over Sacramento State on Saturday night.
Jordan Hasquet finished with 11 points, and Brian Qvale came off the bench to grab a team-high 10 rebounds for the Grizzlies (9-7, 3-1 Big Sky).
Johnson’s jumper with 11:49 remaining in the first half broke a 15-15 tie and sparked a 20-2 run by Montana. The Grizzlies led 41-25 at the break and hit seven straight shots to open the second half. They took a 64-41 lead with 12:29 remaining.
Loren Leath came off the bench to score 18 points the Hornets (1-16, 0-4), who shot just 29 percent from the field in the first half. Justin Eller added 10 points and eight rebounds.