Women’s college basketball
Montana Tech at Carroll College, 7 p.m.
The Frontier Conference playoffs open with the Orediggers (13-16) taking on the No. 8 Saints (22-7) at the P.E. Center.
Carroll swept the regular-season series with the Orediggers. The most recent win was Thursday’s 63-52 decision in Butte. Danielle Wagner poured in 28 points, while Hannah Dean scored 21 to lead the Saints in the win. Both Carroll players grabbed nine rebounds.
Mesa Williams scored 13 points, while Mollie Peoples came off the bench to score 12. Tech also got nine points from Tjaden Pallister and 15 rebounds from Kaylee Zard.
Other Frontier quarterfinal games on Tuesday see MSU-Northern play at Rocky Mountain College and the University of Providence travel to Lewis-Clark State College.
Montana Western received a bye and will play the lowest remaining seed in Friday’s semifinals.