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Gregory hits 7 3's to lead Montana in a 64-57 comeback victory over Northern Arizona


MISSOULA, Montana — Jordan Gregory knocked down seven 3-pointers and sparked a comeback at the start of the second half to lead Montana over Northern Arizona 64-57 on Thursday night.

Gregory made three 3's in a row for the Grizzlies to close out the first half, but Montana still trailed by seven points at intermission. The Grizzlies opened the second with a 13-2 run — Gregory accounting for eight points with two 3's and a layup — to take the lead with 13:51 remaining.

The Lumberjacks threatened with 3:22 left after Gaellan Bewernick scored to make it a five-point game. The Grizzlies were 7 of 8 from the line — Gregory 5 of 6 — to end it.

Gregory finished with 31 points and shot 70 percent from 3-point range. Martin Breunig added 16 points for Montana (9-8, 5-1 Big Sky).

Quinton Upshur scored 20 points to lead Northern Arizona (8-11, 3-3).

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