Griz Greats: The Coaching Tree

Griz Greats: The Coaching Tree is an interview series hosted by Ryan Tootell and Colter Nuanez from ESPN Missoula. University of Montana basketball has an illustrious reputation for producing some of the best college basketball coaches that the game has ever seen, and it can be traced back to legendary Michigan State head men's basketball ... More

Greatest Griz and Cat Athletes of the 2010s

During Friday's edition of Tootell and Nuanez, Ryan Tootell and Colter Nuanez discussed their greatest Griz and Cat athletes of the last decade. The term "greatest" simply meant their most entertaining to watch or cover. It didn't necessarily reflect how dominate they were on the field or the hardwood. Like most things they discuss, ... More

New Year’s Resolutions

2020 is a new year and a new decade. This year promises to be a big year for sports in Montana, and there are exciting things brewing at ESPN Missoula! We will be sure to update you as those things are happening, and we can not wait to share these changes with you. During the first show of 2020, Ryan and Colter shared their New Year's ... More

Where are you signing?

It's the opening day of the early signing period in college football, and it has stolen some of the shine from National Signing Day in February. To commemorate the day, Ryan Tootell and Colter Nuanez shared where they would sign if they were prized high school football recruits on Wednesday's show. They answered what position they ... More

FCS Top 10: Our Lists

The FCS Playoff Committee released their top 10 last night. It will be the only preview from the committee before the national seeds are announced on November 24th. The list provides an idea for fans to gauge where there are teams are at with only three games remaining. There is certainly still plenty of football to be played, but it was ... More

FCS Speculators: A Betting Podcast Week 9

Ryan Tootell and Colter Nuanez are back for Week 9 of FCS Speculators: A Betting Podcast! It's the final week of the regular season in the Big Sky, and we'll be back with a couple of special episodes heading into the playoffs. https://twitter.com/1029ESPN/status/1197346846110126080?s=20 More

Enter to Win Griz Tickets!

ESPN Missoula has a pair of tickets to give away to this weekend's Griz game versus Weber State! https://twitter.com/1029ESPN/status/1194405157217267717?s=20 Follow us on Twitter @1029ESPN and Instagram @1029ESPN for more details and to tag us in your posts! More

Welcome the Missoula PaddleHeads

The Missoula Osprey have been teasing a name change for a while, and it's here! The Arizona Diamondbacks Rookie League affiliate is officially the Missoula PaddleHeads. https://twitter.com/MiLB/status/1191411865932484608?s=20 “When we started this process, the goal was to develop a new brand that Missoula would be proud of,” ... More

Griz football press conferences: Montana takes down EWU

Montana bounced back from a loss at Sacramento State to rush for 254 yards in a 34-17 win over Eastern Washington in Missoula on Saturday October 26.

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Griz use throwback rushing effort to bury Eagles

MISSOULA, Montana — The last time Bobby Hauck coached against Eastern Washington, Chase Reynolds pounded in a one-yard go-ahead touchdown with one minutes, 18 seconds to go to lift the Grizzlies to a 41-34 victory on October 17 of 2009, the sixth win during a 14-game winning streak during Hauck’s final season in his first tenure leading the Montana Grizzlies.

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