Posted: Feb 5, 2011 7:11 PM by Q2 Sports
OGDEN, UT. - Weber State extended Montana State's offensive struggles and road woes, beating the Bobcats 78-58 in Ogden on Saturday.
The Wildcats shot 63% (12-19) from three-point range, and 54% from the field (28-50), grabbing a double-digit lead they never relinquished midway through the first half. MSU shot 36% from the floor, 28% from three-point range.
Seniors Erik Rush (15 points) and Bobby Howard (13 points) led the Bobcats, who out-rebounded WSU 31-to-29. Each team turned the ball over only eight times. Scott Bamforth led three Wildcats in double-digits. Lindsey Hughey registered seven assists for WSU.
The win dropped Montana State to 11-12 on the season, 5-6 in Big Sky play. Weber raises its record to 12-9 overall, 6-4 in the league.