Big Sky Tournament - Montana State Falls 90-84 Against Eastern Washington - Game Recap

Montana State was victimized for 28 points and 14 rebounds by Mason Peatling as Eastern Washington defeated them 90-84 in NCAA action on Thursday.

Eastern Washington won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the -2.0-point spread as favorites.

Cody Benzel had 22 points for Eastern Washington and Jesse Hunt chipped in with 18 points. Tyler Kidd had 4 assists for them, while Mason Peatling was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.

Montana State got 27 points from Keljin Blevins in a losing cause and another 20 points from Tyler Hall. Sam Neumann contributed 5 assists for them, while Tyler Hall had 7 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Eastern Washington were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.

The rebound battle favored Eastern Washington as they grabbed 31 boards, while Montana State only had 25