Montana Lady Griz fall to No. 20 Marquette in Cancun Challenge

STORY BY MONTANA SPORTS INFORMATION CANCUN, MEXICO - Montana gave up 30 more points than it did on Thursday, got outrebounded by 11 and allowed a team to go 13 for 26 from 3-point range, but don’t try telling Lady...
video

Montana State Bobcats men’s basketball stomps Calgary in opening exhibition of 2017 season

_informq.push(); (Editor's note: Montana State media release) CALGARY, Alberta - Tyler Hall scored 15 points on 4-for-5 3-point shooting, and Montana State beat Calgary 91-71 in the first of four contests in Canada this weekend. The Bobcats closed the game on a...

Montana soccer knocked out of Big Sky Tournament by Eastern Washington, 1-0

STORY BY MONTANA SPORTS INFORMATION CHENEY, WA - Chloe Williams, the Big Sky Conference Offensive MVP the last two seasons, scored in the 13th minute and Mallory Taylor made seven saves to lead No. 5 Eastern Washington to a 1-0...
video

Brady Gustafson set to play in NFLPA Collegiate Bowl

(Editor's note: University of Montana media release) MISSOULA - Standing tall at 6-foot-7 and having a rifle for a right arm, former Montana quarterback Brady Gustafson is an appealing prospect for NFL scouts. Throwing for 37 touchdowns and 4,809 yards...

Montana Grizzlies unveil new-look volleyball team during scrimmage

(Editor's note: University of Montana media release) MISSOULA -- It was the expected glass-half-full, glass-half-empty results on Friday afternoon as the Montana volleyball team held a preseason scrimmage in front of a nice crowd at the West Auxiliary Gym in...
video

Montana Grizzlies’ quarterbacks look for improvement in second spring scrimmage

MISSOULA - Montana's quarterbacks get a second chance to make a first impression Friday evening. The Griz will take the field for their second spring scrimmage, after the defense definitely won the first time. The Griz only completed 25...

Hailey Hoagland and Fabijan Krslovic named Montana’s Big Sky Scholar-Athletes

(Editor's note: story by Montana Sports Information) MISSOULA - Hailey Hoagland (women’s golf) and Fabijan Krslovic (men’s basketball) are Montana’s recipients of the 2017-18 Big Sky Conference Scholar-Athlete awards. Each of the league’s 12 full-time members nominated a deserving female...
video

Season saving shot tops Montana Grizzlies best Gamechangers of the year

The Montana Grizzlies just finished one of the best seasons in program history. Here's a look at the top five plays from their journey.

Montana State Bobcats’ Kelly Hooper wins Grand Canyon golf Invitational

(Editor's Note: Montana State Media Release) BOZEMAN -- Kelly Hooper shot a 1-over-par 73 in the final round to finish in a tie for first in the individual standings at the Grand Canyon Invitational on Sunday, Feb. 25. The Montana...

Big Sky Conference sets up future men’s basketball series versus Summitt League

STORY BY MONTANA SPORTS INFORMATION Members of the Big Sky Conference and Summit League have agreed to a four-year series involving four teams from each league. The series will begin next year and extend through 2021-22. Each school will play one...
video

Montana State Bobcats’ Jeff Choate addresses targeting issue amid Case Cookus ejection

BOZEMAN -- Targeting penalities have become much more prevalent in football at all levels in recent years, coninciding with the focus on player safety, but the consistency of these calls has long been questioned. The latest and most local case...

Montana Grizzlies and St. Francis Red Flash open their seasons tonight

MISSOULA - One program that most college football fans haven’t paid particular attention to in recent history is the Saint Francis Red Flash. But coming off their first winning season since 1992, the Red Flash are ready to continue...

Montana State indoor track season begins with the Bobcat Preview

(Editor's note: Montana State University press release) BOZEMAN - The Division I track and field season begins across the nation this week and Montana State will be included this year among teams taking advantage. MSU is set to host the...

Montana State prepares for tough North Dakota team

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); BOZEMAN - After its impressive 55-0 victory over Western Oregon, Montana State now opens conference play on Saturday against North Dakota. "I think this is going to be a good measuring stick for us early...

Montana’s Justin Strong named Big Sky Conference defensive player of the week

(Editor's note: Big Sky Conference media release) OGDEN, Utah – It was another great week for the Big Sky Conference as the ROOT SPORTS Players of the Week were announced on Monday. This week’s honors went to Eastern Washington’s Gage...
video

Daniel Jones gets right to work as Montana State Bobcats new head coach

BOZEMAN - On Wednesday, Daniel Jones was removed of his interim tag as the head coach of the Montana State volleyball team and given the position full-time. Jones helped lead the Bobcats to their first double-digit win season in recent...
video

Matt Troxel happy to see Montana Grizzlies haven’t changed much since his playing days

MISSOULA - Matt Troxel had worked his way up to offensive coordinator during six seasons at Idaho State. But when his alma mater came calling, he couldn't resist a return to Montana. And now he's settling into a spring...
video

Montana Lady Griz keep the dream alive against Northern Arizona

STORY BY GRIZ COMMUNICATIONS FLAGSTAFF, AZ - Anyone still wondering when the Lady Griz of new were finally going to start reminding them of the Lady Griz of old -- you know, with balanced scoring, lockdown defense and an ability...
video

HIGHLIGHTS: Top seed Montana State survives scare in Big Sky women’s quarterfinal versus Weber...

RENO, NV - Nerves were frayed. Bobcats had flashbacks while thinking, "not again." But in the end, the Montana State women proved why they earned the top seed in the Big Sky Tournament. Montana State finished on an...

Montana’s Kailey Norman voted Big Sky Conference goalkeeper of the year

(Editor's note: University of Montana media release) MISSOULA - After being voted second-team All-Big Sky Conference as a sophomore and junior, Montana’s Kailey Norman took over the top spot as a senior. She was voted Goalkeeper of the Year by...

Montana women finish 2nd, men 6th at Big Sky Indoor Track and Field Championships

STORY BY MONTANA SPORTS INFORMATION POCATELLO, ID - The Montana women’s track and field team scored 55 points on Saturday and a program-record 102 for the three-day meet, but it wasn’t enough for the Grizzlies to win their first title...

Four Montana Grizzlies qualify for NCAA track and field regionals

(Editor's note: story by Montana Sports Information) MISSOULA - Four Montana track & field athletes will continue their season next week in Sacramento, Calif., qualifying for the NCAA West Region. The NCAA, which made the announcement on Thursday, takes 48...
video

Arizona small forward becomes second 2018 commit for Montana State Bobcat basketball

BOZEMAN - Montana State Bobcats basketball has received a commitment from a potential breakout forward. Zeke Quinlan, a 6-foot-7 small forward from Oregon, has committed to the Cats. His school announced Quinlan's commitment on Twitter. Quinlan currently plays for Hillcrest Prep...
video

Montana, Montana State men heading in different directions following Cat-Griz

BOZEMAN -- A highly anticipated game between two of the Big Sky Conference's best teams went as advertised for the first 20 minutes, but that's why they play until the final buzzer. The Montana State men did that, but the...

Red-hot Idaho buries Montana Lady Griz, 86-59

MISSOULA - Defending Big Sky champ Idaho lost their conference opener. They proved Thursday night in Dahlberg Arena no one should forget about the Vandals. The visitors ran away from struggling Montana in the second half, winning...