Sacramento, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Jordan Gregory shot 6-of-10 from 3-point range on his way to 18 points to lead the Montana Grizzlies past the Sacramento State Hornets, 70-55, in a Big Sky Conference bout at The Nest.
Kareem Jamar and Keron DeShields both netted 10 points for Montana (17-11, 12-7 Big Sky), which has won a season-high five straight games.
For Sacramento State (13-15, 9-10), losers of three straight, Dylan Garrity matched a game-high with 18 points, while Mikh McKinney added 10 points and six rebounds.
Montana was red-hot from the field in the first half, shooting 17-of-27 (.630) as it carried a comfortable 43-24 lead into the break. The Hornets made good on just 36.4 percent of their field goal tries in the opening 20 minutes.
Although Sacramento State improved its field goal shooting to 57.1 percent in the second half, it was unable to get closer than nine points of the lead.
Sacramento State committed a game-high 15 turnovers and was outscored from 3- point range, 24-15.