Montana 62, N. Arizona 56
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP)
Northern Arizona (4-6, 1-1) led by as many as nine points in the first half and was up by four at halftime.
DeWayne Russell hit a pair of free throws with 5:49 left in the game to knot the contest at 56 -- but Ward worked his magic about a minute later.
Gabe Rogers led Northern Arizona with 16 points, including five 3-pointers, and Russell scored 12.