Big Sky men's basketball tournament

PRESS CONFERENCE: North Dakota 76, Montana State 74


Montana State build a 19-point lead with 11:24 to play only to see North Dakota finish the game on a 31-10 run capped by Kienan Walter’s tip-in with seven seconds to play as the defending tournament champions advanced to take on top-seeded Montana in Thursday’s quarterfinals of the Big Sky Tournament.

North Dakota head coach Brian Jones, sophomore guard Marlon Stewart and junior point guard Geno Crandall along with Montana State head coach Brian Fish and senior forwards Zach Green and Konner Frey address the media following the first-round game.

About Colter Nuanez

Colter Nuanez is the co-founder and senior writer for Skyline Sports. After spending six years in the newspaper industry with stops at the Missoulian, the Ellensburg Daily Record and the Bozeman Daily Chronicle, the former Washington Newspaper Association Sportswriter of the Year and University of Montana Journalism School graduate ('09) has cultivated a deep passion for sports journalism during his 13-year career covering the Big Sky Conference. In August of 2014, Colter and brother Brooks merged their passions of writing and art to found Skyline Sports.

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