Dolphins Fall To Montana St. In Hawkeye Challenge

Dec 7, 2002

Final Stats

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - Bo Segeberg scored 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead Montana State to a 64-55 victory over Jacksonville in the consolation round of the Hawkeye Challenge Saturday.

Segeborg was 6-of-10 from the field and made 11-of-12 free throws, including four in the final two minutes to help seal the win for the Bobcats (3-3).

Josh Barsh and Jason Erickson each added 12 points for Montana State, which shot 42 percent from the field and hit 82 percent of its free-throws.

Jacksonville (3-5) was led by Calvin Warner, who scored 16 points and had nine rebounds. Antwan Robertson added 13 points for the Dolphins.

The game was close until the seven-minute mark in the second half when the Bobcats outscored Jacksonville 10-5 in a three-minute span to build a 10-point lead.

Jacksonville guard Desmond Copeland hit a 3-pointer with 2:28 remaining to narrow the lead to 53-48, but the Bobcats counted on their free-throw shooting to maintain the lead.

Montana State led by as many as eight points in the first half. But neither team was able to hold an edge for long, as the lead changed eight times in the half. The Bobcats clung to a 28-26 halftime lead when Segeborg hit a layup in the final seconds.