On Saturday, Portland State hosts Montana State at Stott Center. Tip-off is at 10:35 EST. The Vikings lost to the Bobcats 62-59 on January 3rd and are 5-7 against them over the last four years.
Portland State is currently in 10th place in the conference and Montana State is in 3rd.
In spite of 14 points from Aaron Moore, the Vikings came up short 81-68 against Montana on January 31st. He leads the team in points with 12.4 per game and rebounds with 6.7 per game. For the Bobcats, Paul Egwuonwu finished with 10 points and 7 rebounds in the 72-68 loss to Eastern Washington on January 31st. With 5.9 rebounds per game and 1.0 blocks per game, he has team-best marks in both categories. One category in which Montana State is especially proficient is turnover percentage at 17.4, ranking 1st in their conference (and 31st nationally).
StatSmack! Portland State is better than Montana State
At least you keep showing up. Portland State has an average margin of victory of 11 over Montana State in 16 wins since 1996.