Montana eases past Montana Tech 86-44

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) Jordan Gregory made 5 of 6 3-pointers and finished with a career-high 24 points to lead Montana to an 86-44 victory over Montana Tech on Tuesday night.

Martin Breunig added 14 points and eight rebounds, and Fabijan Krslovic finished with 13 points and nine rebounds for Grizzlies (7-8). Gregory made 9 of his 14 field goal attempts.

Montana dominated in almost every facet, shooting 53.3 percent from the field and 11 of 19 from 3-point range while holding Montana Tech to 29.4 percent from the field and 6 of 20 from beyond the arc. The Grizzlies also forced 17 turnovers by the Orediggers and won the rebounding battle 39-28.

Montana closed the first half on a 20-2 run to take a 41-23 lead at the half.

Reid Baerlocher came off the bench to lead Montana Tech with 10 points. Adam Greger added seven points and six rebounds.

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