The Bobcats (8-9, 5-4 Big Sky), who nearly beat one undefeated Big Sky team on Saturday before falling to Montana in overtime, did the trick Thursday against the conference's other unbeaten in Weber State (13-4, 8-1).
Christian Moon added 16 points for Montana State, and Paul Egwuonwu had 10 points and 10 rebounds. The Bobcats scored 19 points off 16 Wildcats turnovers while committing only seven turnovers themselves.
Davion Berry was 6 for 8 beyond the arc and had 24 points for the Wildcats, who had their nine-game winning streak snapped. Scott Bamforth added 14 points, and Kyle Tresnak had 13 points and eight rebounds. Weber State faces Montana (13-4, 9-0) on Saturday.
Montana State, which features four new starters this year, is starting to gel with six wins in its last eight games.
Utah and BYU will renew their rivalry in the Beehive Classic and play at alternating home sites in 2017 and 2019 when they don't play in the event.
ESPN college basketball Insider Andy Katz talks about Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski condemning the state of North Carolina's House Bill 2 and whether he thinks the "bathroom bill" will impact recruiting for teams within the state.
ACC commissioner John Swofford and ESPN president John Skipper share their thoughts on the benefits of the two sides partnering on a 20-year deal and rights extension to launch the ACC Network by August 2019.