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Recap - Montana State Defeats Northern Colorado 79-67

Xavier Bishop scored 28 points for Montana State on Thursday, leading them to a 79-67 victory over Northern Colorado at Bank of Colorado Arena.

Montana State was the ATS victor, as they covered the +4.0-point spread as an underdog.

Jubrile Belo had 16 points for Montana State and Amin Adamu chipped in with 10 points. Xavier Bishop had 5 assists for them, while Jubrile Belo was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Northern Colorado got 20 points from Matt Johnson II in a losing cause and another 14 points from Bodie Hume. Matt Johnson II contributed 3 assists for them, while Bodie Hume had 10 rebounds.

Montana State led at halftime, 44-38.

Montana State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-27.