Griz – Lady Griz Both Win in Overtime
The Montana Grizzlies won an overtime thriller over San Diego Saturday night in Missoula, 67 to 66, while the Lady Griz beat UNLV in Las Vegas on Saturday, also in OT, 69 to 65.
In Missoula, forward Kevin Henderson drained a three-point shot with 2.5 seconds to go in overtime to give the Griz the win. Montana now stands at 3 and 1 for the season.
In Las Vegas, senior Kenzie DeBoer scored 18, while sophomore Kelli Cole added 14 from the bench to lead the Lady Griz past the home team UNLV at the Lady Rebel Roundup. Now, the Montana women will face Villanova for the tournament championship Sunday afternoon at 4:30. The game can be heard on AM 930 KMPT.
Up next for the Montana men, they hit the road to play BYU Wednesday night, then it’s on to California to play the Dons of San Francisco on Friday the 30th.