Montana vs. Idaho State: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Montana vs. Idaho State: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Montana 61
(19-5, 8-4 away)
Idaho State 54
(5-20, 4-6 home)
Venue: Reed Gym
9:05PM ET / 6:05PM PT, February 16, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Montana 29 32 61
Idaho State 22 32 54
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Montana M Ward 12 W Cherry 11 W Cherry 6
Idaho State M Morgan 14 A Hatchett 6 T Sanchez 5

On Saturday, Feb. 16, Montana got a win on the road against Idaho State 61-54 in Big Sky action. With the win, the Grizzlies remain undefeated against Idaho State this season at 2-0. Will Cherry secured a double-double in the win with 10 points and 11 rebounds (6 Ast 3 Stl). Kareem Jamar had 10 points and added five rebounds. For the Bengals, Chris Hansen got 12 points and four rebounds. Montana (19-5, 15-1 Big Sky) goes to Davidson (19-7, 14-1 SoCon) on Saturday, Feb. 23.

Montana Game Notes

  • The last time UM started the season 19-5 was 2005.
  • The Grizzlies have won every game this season (6-0) after recording five or more blocks.
  • Montana has won 91 percent of the time this season (10-1) after committing 12 or fewer turnovers.
  • UM has won every game this season (4-0) when opponents record 54 or fewer total points.
  • UM has won every game this season (4-0) after holding an opponent to under 36.2 percent field goal percentage.
  • This season Montana has won 88 percent of the time (15-2) when Mathias Ward has 12 points or more, 88 percent of the time (7-1) when Kareem Jamar plays 38 minutes or more, and 100 percent of the time (4-0) when Will Cherry has eight free throws made or more.
  • Will Cherry recorded a team season high in rebounds with 11.
  • Will Cherry accounted for 37.9 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Mathias Ward has led the team in scoring in 12 out of 24 games this season.
  • Will Cherry has led the team in rebounding in four out of 24 games this season.
  • Will Cherry recorded the second double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Will Cherry has seven straight double-digit point games.
  • Will Cherry recorded a double-double. It was his first this season and third of his career.
  • Will Cherry had a career high with 11 rebounds.

Idaho State Game Notes

  • The top two scorers (Melvin Morgan and Chris Hansen) accounted for 48.1 percent of the points.
  • Melvin Morgan has led the team in scoring 10 times in 25 games this season.
  • Andre` Hatchett has led the team in rebounding 10 times in 25 games this season.
  • Melvin Morgan has four straight double-digit point games.
UM PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Will Cherry4010116321
AKeron DeShields13613110
B-Kareem Jamar381052103
C+Michael Weisner231021002
C+Mathias Ward311210012
C+Jordan Gregory24613001
CEric Hutchison17421012
C-Spencer Coleman12320001
ISU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
B+Chris Hansen311241110
B+Tomas Sanchez32835312
B+Melvin Morgan351451201
BAndre` Hatchett34861001
B-Avibakuro Preh17420111
CNnamdi Ezenwa15420103
C-Neveij Walters23240022
-Nick Mason8200001
-Sherrod Baldwin5000000

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