Montanast 24 48 72
Seattleu 39 48 87
Date of game: 11/11/2012

Recap: Seattle vs. Montana State

Seattle, WA (Sports Network) - Clarence Trent tallied 18 points and nine rebounds as the Seattle University Redhawks downed the Montana State Bobcats, 87-72, in the season opener for both squads at KeyArena.

Deshaun Sunderhaus added 14 points and eight boards for the Redhawks (1-0), who will spend this season as a member of the Western Athletic Conference after acting as a Division I Independent for the last two seasons. Chad Rasmussen (12 points) and Prince Obasi (10 points) both put together solid nights coming off the bench.

For Montana State (0-1), Paul Egwuonwu recorded a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds, while Antonio Biglow (15 points), Flavien Davis (12 points), and Calen Coleman (10 points) also scored in double figures.

Seattle held Montana State to just 25.8 percent field goal shooting in the opening half. The Redhawks shot 40 percent from the floor in the frame, and they went into halftime with a 15-point lead.

The Redhawks led by as many as 25 in the second half, and the Bobcats never got to within single digits.

In addition to a poor field goal percentage (.364), Montana State was plagued by 28 turnovers. Seattle didn't take care of the ball very well either, turning it over 25 times.

Game Notes

Dayton hopes to build off banner season

The University of Dayton team will kick off its 2015 season at Robert Morris and play six home games as part of an 11-game schedule.

NASCAR News
Team Xtreme's stolen Sprint Cup car found

Team Xtreme Racing confirmed on Saturday morning that police have recovered its Sprint Cup Series race car that was stolen from a hotel parking lot in Morrow, Georgia.

Browns add Josh McCown

The Cleveland Browns have agreed to terms with quarterback Josh McCown, the team announced on Friday.

Blue Jays sign Viciedo to minor league deal

The Toronto Blue Jays signed veteran slugger Dayan Viciedo to a minor league contract on Sunday and will give him a chance to make the team in spring training.

Capitals get Glencross from Flames for picks

The Washington Capitals acquired veteran forward Curtis Glencross from the Calgary Flames on Sunday in exchange for a second- and third-round pick in this year's draft.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.