Men’s Basketball Brief – Feb. 7 and Feb. 9

Bobcats vs. North Dakota — Feb. 7
The Cats were without center Paul Egwuonwu and forward Flavien Davis for both games this weekend, and in their absence, four players scored in double figures against UND. Senior guard Xavier Blount had 19 points and Christian Moon, also a senior guard, had 16. Blount also added seven rebounds. However, the Cats could not hold onto their 14-point lead, and fell 72-83.

Bobcats vs. Northern Colorado — Feb. 9
Junior guard Antonio Biglow led the way for the Bobcats (10-12, 7-7) with 15 points. Moon and sophomore center Blake Brumwell added 14 points apiece. UNC closed the first half with a 9-2 run, and they used MSU’s missing players in the frontcourt to their advantage. The Cats lost 72-85.