BOZEMAN, Mont. -- Hot-shooting Northern Colorado got 23 points from Tevin Svihovec on the way to an 85-72 victory over Montana State on Saturday night.
Northern Colorado (7-15, 5-9 Big Sky) shot 61 percent from the floor, 50 percent from 3-point range and 84 percent from the free-throw line.
Montana State (10-12, 7-7) struggled with some of its shooting, 26.9 percent from 3-point range and 60 percent from the free-throw line.
Florida State's student government has passed a resolution discouraging Seminoles fans from wearing Native American headdresses at games.
The second annual Gavitt Tipoff Games, eight games between members of the Big East and Big Ten to be played Nov. 14-18, will feature Villanova at Purdue in the opener.
Michael Lewis is leaving his assistant coaching job at Butler to take the same position at Nebraska under Tim Miles.