Dec. 3, 2006
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Brandon Ewing scored 23 points to lead Wyoming to a 73-62 victory over Montana State Saturday night.
Carlos Taylor led MSU (2-6) with 20 points. Carson Durr had 16, and Nick Dissly 13.
The Bobcats charged to a 25-13 lead in the first 10 minutes by making nine of their first 11 shots. Wyoming (6-1) rallied for a 31-31 tie at halftime.
The Cowboys took the lead for good when reserve Eric Platt drilled a 3-pointer to break a 39-39 deadlock with just over 13 minutes remaining. A 7-0 run gave Wyoming a 61-50 lead at the 3:40 mark.
Wyoming shot 57 percent and held a 31-24 rebounding advantage. The Bobcats shot 43 percent.
Information from: Billings Gazette, http://www.billingsgazette.com