Jalen Coates scored 24 points to lead three Orediggers in double figures Sunday as the Montana Tech men’s basketball team beat the Northwest Indian College 91-75 at the HPER Complex. Box Score
Paul Engstrom, the reigning Frontier Conference Player of the Week, added a double-double with 15 points and 11 rebounds. Flemming Okeke came off the bench to score 12 points and grab nine rebounds, while Carson Dummer tossed in nine points and grabbed 10 rebounds.
The Orediggers also got nine points from Lucas Vining and six apiece from Kale Guldseth, John Chapman and Cruz Ginns Jr.
Austin Miller scored 13 points to lead NIC, which fell 110-77 Saturday at Montana Western.
The Orediggers will play NIC again Monday. The men’s and women’s doubleheader begins at 5:30 p.m. at the HPER Complex.