MISSOULA — The March 3 women's basketball game between Idaho and the Montana Lady Griz has been canceled, UM announced on Friday. The cancellation comes as a result of COVID-19 protocols within Idaho's program.
The game will not be made up, per UM. The two teams are scheduled to end the regular season on Friday, March 5 in Moscow, Idaho. Idaho is currently in second place in the Big Sky Conference standings while Montana sits in fourth.
The game will be the fifth contest that has been canceled this season for the Lady Griz. Montana only has two remaining games on its schedule now for the regular season with a matchup scheduled against Idaho State on Saturday at noon in Missoula.
The women's Big Sky Conference tournament is scheduled to begin on Monday, March 8 in Boise, Idaho.