On Thursday, Portland State hosts Montana at Stott Center. It takes place at 10:35 EST. The Vikings fell to the Grizzlies 62-55 on January 5th and are 1-8 against them over the last four years.
Portland State is in 8th place in the Big Sky and Montana is in 1st. Both teams continue to fight for position.
The Vikings fell 76-65 to Eastern Washington on January 28th. Aaron Moore finished with 20 points and 10 rebounds in the loss. He leads the team in points with 12.3 per game and rebounds with 6.9 per game. In a 76-74 victory over Weber State on January 26th, Will Cherry put up 28 points and 6 rebounds for the Grizzlies. With 4.5 assists per game and 1.8 steals per game, he has team-best marks in both categories. One category in which Montana is especially proficient is effective field goal percentage at 53.7, ranking 2nd in their conference (and 22nd nationally).
StatSmack! Portland State is better than Montana
At least you keep showing up. Portland State has an average margin of victory of 12 over Montana in 11 wins since 1980.