Bobcats give up 25 offensive rebounds, commit 25 turnovers as Hornets run to 78-62 victory.
Montana's Rubel, Northern Colorado's Strange share MVP honors.
MSU downed tournament host Montana last Saturday for eighth win in 11 games entering Big Sky Tournament in Missoula.
Bobcats streak to 15-2 lead and never look back in 65-57 win over Montana. MSU takes the 7th seed into the Big Sky Tournament and will play Sac State in the opening game.
Kalli Durham and Jackie Elliott have welcomed role model role around Montana.
Tournament berth on the line for the MSU women while momentum-building W up for grabs for the Bobcat men.
Durham, Cole, Elliott lead Bobcats to 71-62 win over the Vandals.
MSU women surge to early lead and hold on for 63-53 win over second-place Eagles.
MSU men face must-win in Cheney while women need a W to keep pace.
MSU men just two games out of 8th with Weber in town; women could rise to middle of the Big Sky with strong weekend on the road.