DILLON, MONT. – The Blue Hawks played Rocky Mountain College on Saturday (Oct. 25). The Battlin' Bears defeated the Blue Hawks 39-71. Dickinson State is 0-2 on the year.
Malachi Roberts led the Bears with 18 points. Rob Nygy, Ben Moerkerke, and Taylor Longo each notched eight points. Nygy recorded a team high 11 rebounds. Sian Lane dished out six assists and had four steals. Rocky shot 39.1% from floor and finished with 60 rebounds and 12 steals with nine blocks.
Tevin Russell had 14 points and eight rebounds. Mackenson Odenier led the Blue Hawks with 12 rebounds. Curtis Redd picked up seven points. Billy Engel picked up five points and an assist off the bench. The Blue Hawks finished with 47 rebounds, nine steals, and forced 19 turnovers.
The Blue Hawks will play the University of Montana-Western on Sunday at 5 p.m.