Griz slip late in road loss

The flaws that lurked around the edges of Montana's perfect start to the 2018 season burst into the spotlight in the closing quarter of Saturday's road loss at Western Illinois. Key among these were the inability to run the ball and a propensity for allowing special teams touchdowns - but the Grizzlies introduced some new ones as well on ... More

Win football tickets!

The main reason you tune in to Tootell & Nuanez each weekday afternoon is because you love the wise words and soothe sounds that emanate from the co-hosts lips. But we all know winning prizes is a close, close No. 2. That's why we're excited to announce that this coming Montana football season we'll be giving out game tickets like ... More

Montana closes pre-league schedule at Western Illinois

The Montana football team will face its third still-inexperienced squad in as many weeks when they play their final match of the non-conference slate on Saturday. Yet Saturday's road trip to Western Illinois may still be the toughest test yet for a 2-0 Grizzly team that played 14 true or redshirt freshmen in last weekend's win over Drake. ... More

Big Sky Breakdown: Montana Grizzlies (Episode 5)

Each week on Big Sky Breakdown, Ryan Tootell and Colter Nuanez of 102.9 ESPN Missoula are joined by Andrew Houghton of Skyline Sports to break down news, analysis and happenings the the Montana Grizzlies football team. This week, head coach Bobby Hauck, junior receiver Jerry Louie-McGee and junior linebacker Dante Olson address this ... More

Hauck not surprised by Olson’s hot start

One week after earning Big Sky Defensive Player of the Week in Montana's opener versus Northern Iowa, defensive end Dante Olson found a way to outdo himself. With a career-high 16 tackles in Week's 2 outing versus Drake - plus a pair of sacks, a forced fumble and a pass breakup - the redshirt junior earned not only a repeat of the conference ... More

Montana men’s basketball schedule finalized

Montana men's basketball faces a tough non-conference slate to open the 2018-19 season, according to a finalized schedule released this week. The Grizzlies, who are coming off one of the most successful seasons in school history, will open Friday, Nov. 9, at home versus fellow NCAA Tournament team - and last year's Sun Belt tournament winner ... More

Drake visits Missoula with element of mystery

With a new head coach and starting quarterback, Montana held the benefit of surprise heading into its opener last Saturday versus Northern Iowa. The result was 26 unanswered first-half points and, despite second-half adjustments by the Panthers, a signature win before a sellout crowd. But this weekend the Grizzlies experience the other ... More

Big Sky Breakdown: Montana Grizzlies (Episode 4)

Each week on Big Sky Breakdown, Ryan Tootell and Colter Nuanez of 102.9 ESPN Missoula are joined by Andrew Houghton of Skyline Sports to break down news, analysis and happenings the the Montana Grizzlies football team. This week, head coach Bobby Hauck, junior defensive tackle Jesse Sims and junior tight end Colin Bingham address this ... More

Griz jump to No. 14 in media poll

The Montana Grizzlies made a double-digit climb to land at No. 14 in this week's STATS FCS Media Poll after upsetting Northern Iowa in opening weekend Saturday. Montana made the leap from No. 24 after beating the Panthers 26-23 and is now the third of four Big Sky Conference teams represented in the Top 25. Eastern Washington moved to No. ... More

Acknowledge our student leaders!

Nominate the Mattress Firm Student of the Week! Fall class is finally back in full swing, which means its time to start rallying around those high school heroes who show us how to excel in the classroom and in the community! Whether it's an outstanding athlete, a model student or just a great kid always  ready to extend a helping hand, we ... More