Crazy End To Big Sky Semifinal Sees Game-Winning Layup, Scuffle

The ending to last night’s Big Sky Conference tournament semifinal between Montana and Northern Arizona was insane, seeing a game-winning layup, an idiot on the field, and a scuffle between coaches. Here’s an annotation of what you’re seeing above: » 3/14/15 2:31pm 3/14/15 2:31pm

Montana Player Leaves Game After Being Shoved Headfirst Into Wall

Montana wide receiver Ellis Henderson was forced from Saturday's game against North Dakota State University after being shoved headfirst into the wall. A 4th and 2 play in the third quarter saw Henderson catching the ball in the flat and attempting to get out of bounds for the first down, but he wasn't able to do so… » 9/20/14 6:30pm 9/20/14 6:30pm

Shaking The Basket Is Not The Best Way To Try To Distract A Free-Throw…

Because people are going to notice, and they're going to stop the game, and they're going to tell you to cut it out. Just like what happened when a few Montana fans gave it a go during last night's Big Sky final against Weber State. » 3/08/12 5:20pm 3/08/12 5:20pm

Sam Houston State Held On To Beat Montana, But Not Without Taking Some…

Congratulations to Sam Houston State, who again proved worthy of their #1 ranking last night in beating Montana 31-28—earning the Bearkats a trip to the Division I national championship—but it was this play in which the Griz' senior defensive back Houston Roots blew up Bearkats WR Brandon Closner that made an impact… » 12/17/11 10:00am 12/17/11 10:00am

Montana Celebrated Their FCS Playoff Win Over Northern Iowa By Getting…

Montana's Grizzlies crushed perennial FCS power Northern Iowa last night 48-10 in Missoula last night, and celebrated in a manner you might call.. unique? The Griz will take on the winner of Montana State and top-seeded Sam Houston State. » 12/10/11 12:35pm 12/10/11 12:35pm

Libyan Protesters Repping Our Least Relevant College Teams

Why yes, that is a Montana Grizzlies sweatshirt among the angry masses in Benghazi. I hear Gaddafi's mercenaries have all been issued MSU Bobcat gear in return. [The Lowdown] » 2/25/11 11:10am 2/25/11 11:10am

Swarthy Wolves Seek To Swarm Yet Another Type Of Bear: Montana-New…

There's a New Mexico? Montana's coach is named Wayne Tinkle. Will Rebecca Rushin make an appearance as a wheeling and dealing small town sheriff causing everyone to bemusedly say "That's so meta?" More short-lived-NBC-comedy-jokes wanted. » 3/18/10 9:40pm 3/18/10 9:40pm

You Don't Mess With Montana's Communications Students

Following an order from the coach to his team to stop talking to their reporters, Montana's student newspaper struck back in a beautifully catty way: they started covering the Grizzlies' opponents. » 10/18/09 5:45pm 10/18/09 5:45pm

Putting The 'Montana' Back In Tony Montana

When a college football team and a drug cartel are linked, quick, what school might you suspect it would be? Correct, it is the U of M, but it's not that one. » 5/19/07 2:15pm 5/19/07 2:15pm

Montana Grizzlies

1. Duke has "Coach K;" Montana has "Coach Special K." Talk about a golden boy. Grizzlies coach Larry Krystkowiak (pronounced kriss-koe-vee-ack) has come home, and Montana fans adore this guy. Born in Shelby, Mont., he s still UM's all-time scoring and rebounding leader. He was the 28th pick in the 1986 NBA draft and… » 3/10/06 12:00am 3/10/06 12:00am