State colleges: Weber State men handed first Big Sky loss
Antonio Biglow and Xavier Blount scored 18 points apiece as Montana State knocked off Weber State 79-74 Thursday night in Bozeman, Mont.
The Bobcats (8-9, 5-4 Big Sky) scored 19 points off 16 Wildcats turnovers.
Davion Berry was 6 for 8 beyond the arc and had 24 points for the Wildcats (13-4, 8-1), who had their nine-game winning streak snapped. Scott Bamforth added 14 points, and Kyle Tresnak had 13 points and eight rebounds.
Southern Utah 76, Portland State 63 • At Cedar City, Jackson Stevenett scored 21 points, helping Southern Utah roll to a wire-to-wire victory over Portland State.
Damon Heuir scored 19 points and dished out six assists for Southern Utah (6-12, 4-5 Big Sky). Jayson Cheesman scored 11 points and grabbed 11 rebounds.
Southern Utah had a 20-10 advantage in second-chance points and a 36-18 edge in points in the paint.
Stevenett hit 9 of his 13 shots from the field, helping Southern Utah post an overall percentage of 50.9.
Westminster 65, Dickinson State 57 • At Dickinson, N.D., the Griffins closed the first half on a 26-6 run to turn an eight-point deficit into a 12-point lead. Jake Orchard and Tallon Robertson each scored 14 points for the Griffins.
SLCC 76, Southern Idaho 67 • At Twin Falls, Idaho, Tyrell Corbin had a team-high 16 points and Sai Tummala added 13 points and 15 rebounds as the Bruins won their 15th straight game.
Montana State 67, Weber State 37 • At Ogden, the Wildcats made just 15 of 63 shots (23.8 percent) in dropping to 0-18 overall and 0-9 in Big Sky play this season.
Southern Idaho 69, SLCC 68 (OT) • At Twin Falls, Idaho, the Bruins' Diamond Marchand made a 3-pointer to force the extra session, but missed at the horn in overtime.
BYU 72, Loyola Marymount 53 • At Provo, Kim Parker Beeston hit 5 of 7 3-pointers and finished with 15 points and nine rebounds for the Cougars.
Utah State 93, UT Arlington 83 • At Arlington, Texas, Devyn Christensen had 21 points, seven assists and six steals as the Aggies won their third straight.