Friday’s Hot Ticket

Women’s College Basketball
Great Falls at Montana Tech, 5:30 p.m.

At 4-3 overall, the Orediggers enter a pivotal weekend in the Frontier Conference playoff race. The Orediggers (11-8 overall) beat the Argonauts 69-64 Saturday in Great Falls. Mandy Machnial scored 20 points in that win. Kelsey DeWit tossed in 19, while Dannii Devenny came three assists short of a triple-double with 17 points and 10 rebounds. Kindra Jones scored 19 to lead Great Falls (1-7, 11-11).

Men’s College Basketball
Great Falls at Montana Tech, 7:30 p.m.

The Orediggers (2-5, 11-10) are in must-win mode as the Argonauts come to town. Great Falls beat Tech 62-58 Saturday in Great Falls. Adam Greger poured in 21 points to lead the Orediggers in that loss. Bryan Bock scored 16. Marcel Towns averages just under 20 points per game to lead the Argonauts (5-3, 14-8). Naren Maynard scored a team-leading 16 points Saturday.