BILLINGS, Mont. – Dickinson State took on Montana Western on Monday (Dec. 29) in the Hampton Inn Classic. The Battlin Bears picked up an 85-75 victory.
Dexter Williams Jr. led Western's offense with 31 points. Ryan McCarty finished with 21 points, while Shyke Smalls added 10. Williams Jr. also recorded 10 rebounds. Western finished with 41 rebounds, 10 assists, two blocks, 13 turnovers, and a shooting percentage of 53.4.
Curtis Redd led the Blue Hawks with 20 points. Connor Donaldson notched 16 points and eight rebounds. Tevin Russell finished with 13 points. Mackenson Odenier led the Blue Hawks with 11 rebounds. Dickinson State finished with 35 rebounds, 12 assists, two blocks, three steals, and a shooting percentage of 40.6.
The Blue Hawks will take on Rocky Mountain College on Tuesday (Dec. 30) at 7:30 p.m.