BILLINGS -- Rocky Mountain College will have three home football games in the spring of 2021, according to the Frontier Conference schedule released on the league's website.
The Battlin' Bears will start the season with road games at Southern Oregon on Feb. 27 and Montana Western on March 6. They'll return home to play reigning conference champion College of Idaho on March 13 and Eastern Oregon on March 20. Rocky travels to Carroll College on March 27 and hosts Montana Tech on April 3 before closing out the seven-game regular season on April 10 at Montana State-Northern.
It will be Rocky's second season under coach Chris Stutzriem. The Battlin' Bears went 4-7 in 2019, losing seven of eight games at one point. They defeated Montana Tech 38-23 in their season finale.
The Frontier Conference announced Wednesday that its Council of Presidents had approved the seven-game 2021 spring schedule, but "the dates of the games may be subject to change as recommended by the institutions and local health officials," according to a media release.
The NAIA national playoffs are scheduled to being April 17 with the national championship game on May 10, 2021 at Eddie Robinson Stadium in Grambling, La.
Rocky Mountain College 2021 spring football schedule
Feb. 27 -- at Southern Oregon
March 6 -- at Montana Western
March 13 -- vs. College of Idaho
March 20 -- vs. Eastern Oregon
March 27 -- at Carroll College
April 3 -- vs. Montana Tech
April 10 -- at Montana State-Northern