SAN JOSE, Calif. — Brandon Triche scored 20 points, C.J. Fair added 13 and fourth-seeded Syracuse shut down No. 13 seed Montana with its zone defense in a 81-34 victory in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday night.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — The Montana Grizzlies will face long odds and even longer arms when they challenge No. 19 Syracuse in a second-round game of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament Thursday night at HP Pavilion.
Well, the Montana Grizzlies have at least one believer. CBS college basketball analyst Seth Davis raised eyebrows Sunday when he predicted 13-seeded Montana would beat No. 4 seed Syracuse in their upcoming NCAA tournament game.