Peyton Ferris plays through pain

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); BOZEMAN - Even at practice, Peyton Ferris goes all out, and after nearly every play, she will limp away, in obvious pain, but you will never hear her complain. "Just the beginning...

Griz young receivers show progress with big plays versus Idaho State

MISSOULA - Montana's offense is built on a very simple philosophy. Spread everyone out, and give the ball to whoever the defense isn't covering. To do that you need to have faith in every player on the...

Ahmaad Rorie can’t wait to get back on the court and star for Grizzlies

MISSOULA - Griz basketball will rely heavily on a sophomore. But he has plenty of experience already. Ahmaad Rorie transferred from Oregon and had to sit out all of last season. Now he can't wait to...

Big plays keep hurting Montana defense in mid-season slump

MISSOULA - Montana began this season with nine new starters on defense. And they hit the ground running. The Griz only gave up about 20 points per game in their first six contests, a total of 121...

Montana State hands out letter jackets

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); BOZEMAN - Tuesday is not just Election Day. It's one of those days that college athletes dream about their entire lives. Fifty-five Montana State athletes received their letter jackets from the "M" club. Athletes...

Montana State hoping to find win column against UC Davis

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); BOZEMAN - If ever a team badly needed a win, it's Montana State. Indications are that it could happen this weekend. "I really believe that it's in front of us and I'm really hopeful...

Griz coach Bob Stitt won’t announce his vote; Brady Gustafson or Chad Chalich

MISSOULA - Brady Gustafson has averaged over 300 yards passing and three touchdowns a game this season. He ranks number nine in the country with almost 2,600 passing yards. But the Griz suddenly have a question about...

Griz look to end 3-game road losing streak

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); MISSOULA - In Washington-Grizzly Stadium, fans have cheered on their Grizzlies every game as they walk off the field victorious. But on the road, it's a much different scene. Montana will look to change...

Taylor Goligoski leads Lady Griz past Carroll College 61-39 in final exhibition

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); MISSOULA - Taylor Goligoski scored a game-high 17 points and notched four rebounds as the University of Montana Lady Grizzlies sprinted past Carroll College 61-39 on Monday night. It was the final exhibition...

Montana State volleyball suspends Caitlin Lonergan

BOZEMAN - The Montana State volleyball team has played its last two games without one of its starters. Former Bozeman High all-stater Caitlin Lonergan, a surprise star in her freshman year at MSU, has been suspended. Coach JJ Riley would not...

Montana State football still has something to play for

BOZEMAN - Montana State's football team is on its longest losing streak in 15 years, but, at his weekly press conference on Monday, head coach Jeff Choate still believes there is a good reason for fans to come out...

Big Sky Conference roundup: Chalich wins player of the week; UND negotiating conference exit

MISSOULA – Chad Chalich made the most of his start in place of injured Montana quarterback Brady Gustafson, and the Big Sky Conference recognized his accomplishments on Monday. The senior quarterback was named the ROOT Sports offensive player of the...

Montana State women’s rugby team creating a culture of excellence

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); BOZEMAN - The Montana State women's rugby team repeated as conference champions last weekend and once again earned themselves entry to Nationals in two weeks. But that's nothing new for a team which...

Montana’s Chad Chalich sets school’s single-game touchdown record

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); MISSOULA - In Montana's pre-season fall camp, quarterbacks Chad Chalich and Reese Phillips battled to become Brady Gustafson's backup. Ultimately, Chalich earned his coaches' confidence to be made No. 2, and the senior...

Southern Utah uses strong 2nd half to extend Montana State’s losing streak

(Editor's note: Montana State media release) CEDAR CITY, Utah -- Montana State and Southern Utah went into halftime tied, but the Thunderbirds rattled off 24 straight points in the second half to defeat the Bobcats 38-21 in a Big Sky...

Backup Chad Chalich leads record-setting attack as Montana beats Idaho State, 62-44

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); MISSOULA - Chad Chalich made the most of his first start in 2016. The senior quarterback broke a Montana school record with seven touchdown passes, leading the 19th-ranked Grizzlies to a 62-44...

Montana State opens Mens basketball season with a win over Western

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); Bozeman - Montana State opened the season by hitting it's first five three pointers and never looked back as they beat Montana Western 86-72 at Brick Breeden Fieldhouse. The Bobcats led by...

Montana volleyball snaps losing streak with win over rival Montana State

STORY BY MONTANA SPORTS INFORMATION MISSOULA - As one of the Montana volleyball team’s two seniors, Raegan Lindsey won’t get another home match in her career, but after leading her team to a 3-0 sweep of Montana State on Friday...

Montana State freshman quarterback Chris Murray getting more comfortable

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); BOZEMAN - Montana State's football team took off for Cedar City, Utah, on Friday and its meeting with Southern Utah. It's another chance for head coach Jeff Choate to build confidence in his...

Montana State loses to Sac State on Senior night

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); Bozeman - The Bobcats say goodbye to Eli Svisco, Alexandra Rader, and Dana Vestman and then, without star freshman, Caitlyn Lonergan, who is suspended for breaking team rules, they play one of their...

MSU women’s basketball opens season with win over Rocky

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); Bozeman - The reigning Big Sky regular season champions were looking to start the season on a high note as they invited in Rocky Mountain College for the first exhibition game of the...

Montana swept by Portland State, Griz losing streak hits 11

STORY BY MONTANA SPORTS INFORMATION MISSOULA - Portland State handed the Montana volleyball team its 11th consecutive loss on Thursday night at the West Auxiliary Gym in Missoula, winning 25-21, 25-19, 25-18. The Vikings (15-10, 7-6 BSC) limited the Grizzlies (4-19,...

Grizzlies know Idaho State will gamble for big plays

MISSOULA - Montana needs something to change. It appears they have the perfect week on the schedule to turn around the season. Idaho State comes to Missoula on Saturday. The 2-6 Bengals beat a Division II opponent in their opener, slipped...

Louie-McGees won’t know who to cheer for on Saturday

MISSOULA - On the college gridiron, one family won't know who to cheer for when Montana hosts Idaho State. Both sides will suit up a Louie-McGee. The Grizzlies redshirt freshman Jerry Louie-McGee has burst onto the scene as an...

Montana men win exhibition shootout, 90-80 over Whitworth

MISSOULA - Travis DeCuire always preaches defensive intensity to his Grizzlies. He might have a few things to work on after Montana's only exhibition game. But the crowd surely enjoyed the offensive show. Montana beat Whitworth 90-80 in...

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