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Montana defeats Portland State 23-21

Oct 17, 2010 - 4:19 AM PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Three fourth-quarter field goals by Brody McKnight, including a 25-yarder with no time left, lifted Montana to a 23-21 victory over Portland State on Saturday night.

Montana (5-2, 4-1 Big Sky) marched 54 yards in 10 plays to the winning field goal by McKnight, who connected from 25 and 30 yards earlier in the fourth quarter.

The Vikings (2-4, 1-2), who overcame four lost fumbles to take a late fourth-quarter lead, lost to Montana for the sixth straight time.

Portland State took a 21-20 lead after a 97-yard scoring drive, which was capped by Cory McCaffrey's leap into the end zone from 1 yard out with 2:34 remaining.

Chase Reynolds rushed for 107 yards on 23 carries for the Grizzlies.

Quarterback Connor Kavanaugh led Portland State's rushers with 131 yards and a touchdown on 15 carries. McCaffrey had 109 yards on 24 attempts.








  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    MONTANA 7 0 7 9 23
    PORTLAND ST 0 7 7 7 21 FINAL

    Montana 23, Portland State 21  FinalOct 16 11:24 PM


  • NCAAF
    MONTANA 17
    PORTLAND ST 14 13:51 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Montana 17, Portland State 14  4th - 13:51Oct 16 10:49 PM


  • NCAAF END, 3RD QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    MONTANA 7 0 7 14
    PORTLAND ST 0 7 7 14 END, 3RD QTR

    Montana 14, Portland State 14  End of 3rdOct 16 10:49 PM


  • NCAAF HALFTIME
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    MONTANA 7 0 7
    PORTLAND ST 0 7 7 HALFTIME

    Oct 16 9:54 PM


  • NCAAF
    MONTANA 7
    PORTLAND ST 7 4:41 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Montana 7, Portland State 7  2nd - 4:41Oct 16 9:19 PM


  • NCAAF END, 1ST QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    MONTANA 7 7
    PORTLAND ST 0 0 END, 1ST QTR

    Oct 16 9:19 PM


  • NCAAF
    MONTANA 7
    PORTLAND ST 0 6:14 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Montana 7, Portland State 0  1st - 6:14Oct 16 9:09 PM