Yesterday the 2022 postseason of college basketball tipped off in the divisions covered here at Balladeer’s Blog. The Frontier Conference Tournament started things off.
DAY ONE: GAME ONE – The 4 seeds – the MONTANA STATE-NORTHERN LIGHTS – took on the 5th seeded ROCKY MOUNTAIN COLLEGE BATTLIN’ BEARS.
By Halftime the Lights held a 37-32 advantage. After the break they put up another 37 points to the 35 scored by the Battlin’ Bears for a 74-67 victory. Mascio McCadney led Montana State-Northern with 18 points.
DAY ONE: GAME TWO – This game pitted the 3rd seeded UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA-WESTERN BULLDOGS against the 6 seeds – the UNIVERSITY OF PROVIDENCE (MT) ARGONAUTS.
The Bulldogs were all over the Argonauts in the 1st Half, leading them 39-22 by the midpoint of the game. In the 2nd Half the University of Providence outscored UM-Western 40-29 but the Bulldogs still won 68-62. Max Clark’s 18 points led Montana-Western.