MISSOULA, Mont. -- Sayeed Pridgett had 27 points and 10 rebounds as Montana beat Northern Arizona 79-72 on Saturday night.
Kendal Manuel had 16 points for Montana (5-7, 1-0 Big Sky Conference), which earned its fourth consecutive home victory. Derrick Carter-Hollinger added seven rebounds. Kyle Owens had seven rebounds for the home team.
After falling behind 34-28 at the half, Montana outscored Northern Arizona 51-38 in the second half to earn the victory. The Grizzlies' 51 points in the second half were a season best for the team.
Montana takes on Sacramento State at home on Monday. Northern Arizona matches up against Montana State on the road on Monday.
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