BILLINGS – Playing its first NAIA opponent of the season, 14th-ranked Rocky Mountain College scored a 93-72 home win over the Presentation College Saints Tuesday night at the Fortin Center.
The Battlin’ Bears pulled away late in the first half with a 10-point lead from which the Saints never recovered.
Jared Samuelson led the Battlin’ Bears with 20 points and eight rebounds. Quadre Lollis led all scorers with 24 points on 8-of-10 shooting for Presentation, a team from South Dakota.
Brandon The Boy added 15 points for Rocky while hitting 3-of-4 from beyond the arc.
Rocky hosts crosstown rival MSU Billings on Nov 19. with a 7 p.m. tip scheduled at the Fortin Center.