Justin Strings had 31 factors on 14-of-24 capturing on Saturday night time and Sacramento State shot fifty nine % from the sector to beat Montana State 87-sixty eight.
Joshua Patton added a profession-excessive-tying 18 factors on 7-of-9 capturing and had 5 blocks. Izayah Mauriohoohoo-Le’Afa had 14 factors and 10 assists, and Calvin Martin had thirteen factors and 7 rebounds for the Hornets (5-thirteen, 2-three Huge Sky Convention).
Patton scored all of Sacramento State’s factors in a ten-2 run early within the second half that helped the Hornets take management with a fifty eight-forty nine lead. The Bobcats (eleven-eight, four-2) reduce the deficit to 4, however Sacramento State answered with an 18-four run to steer seventy eight-60. The margin obtained no nearer than sixteen within the ultimate 5 minutes.
Tyler Corridor had 20 factors, and Harald Frey and Benson Osayande scored 10 every for Montana State, which misplaced its second in a row after opening the convention season with 4 straight wins.