BOISE, Idaho (AP) Raequan Battle had 21 points in Montana State's 84-73 victory against Northern Colorado on Sunday in the second round of the Big Sky Conference Tournament.
Battle added three blocks for the Bobcats (22-9). Jubrile Belo added 18 points while shooting 5 of 11 from the field and 8 for 10 from the free-throw line, and he also had eight rebounds. Caleb Fuller was 6-of-11 shooting (4 for 8 from distance) to finish with 18 points.
The Bears (11-19, 1-1) were led by Daylen Kountz, who posted 27 points. Northern Colorado also got 26 points and eight rebounds from Dalton Knecht. In addition, Matt Johnson had eight points.