POCATELLO, Idaho – A steal-and-pass from Oliana Squires set up Hannah Caudill for a game-winning layup with just over four seconds left as Montana State defeated Idaho State 61-60 Wednesday night in Big Sky women’s basketball.
Montana State (15-13, 9-8) trailed by five points early in the fourth quarter and was down 59-55 with 27 seconds remaining before rallying for the win.
A final 3-point heave by Idaho State’s Dora Goles from 25-feet was off the mark at the final buzzer.
Squires led Montana State with 13 points and Madeline Smith added 11. Squires scored eight of her points in the fourth quarter.
Saylair Grandon led Idaho State (18-10, 10-7) with 15 points.