12 results for tag: 102.9 ESPN Missoula

Hauck hired as Montana football head coach

One of the most successful and polarizing coaches in Montana history is returning to lead the Grizzly football team. Hauck, who currently coordinates special teams at San Diego State, will take over for previous head coach Bob Stitt pending approval from the state Board of Regents. Formal announcement is expected ... More

Favoroso’s improvement a boost for Griz

For the first month of the season, Montana defensive coordinator Jason Semore likened Chris Favoroso acclimation into Montana’s defensive line to taking a difficult math test. Now, with nine games under his belt, the defensive end is getting closer to acing his exam. Favoroso lost his early-season starting gig the week ... More

Priority on tackling in practice improves Griz gameplay

In the week leading up to the North Dakota game, Montana defensive coordinator focused heavily on the team's biggest deficiency thus far: missed tackles. Two games later, the team now leads the Big Sky in tackles behind line of scrimmage (60) and sits second in sacks (22). "Tackling is where we have improved the most, ... More

Loyola’s Koppang fulfills dream, commits to Griz

His work as a counselor for children battling cancer has given him perspective; his work as a three-sport athlete at Loyola has taught him competitiveness. Wednesday morning, David Koppang's notion that anything is possible through hard work and humility came to fruition when the University of Montana's in-state recruiter, ... More

Once again, Griz turn to backup QB

As Montana gets set to open Big Sky play against defending conference co-champs Eastern Washington on Saturday, head coach Bob Stitt finds himself in a familiar situation. Starting quarterback Reese Phillips is officially done for the year after sustaining injury to his left foot versus Savannah State last weekend, and so ... More

Sign up for Fantasy Football!

Last year you let us down. We're talking about you, Mr. Cool Fantasy Football Dude. Specifically the way you let Ryan Tootell walk away with $500 of YOUR real-life cash with hardly a scrape. Yep, Tootell totally smashed you and the rest of the competition in our inaugural fantasy season. Disgrace! But hey, we're ones to ... More

Introducing the new T&T

Most individuals and organizations are resistant to change. Here at 102.9 ESPN, however, we totally embrace it. And not because we're morally superior - not by any means. Instead, we're accept change as inevitable because, for better or worse, we still need a lot of it. We're still growing, we're still working out the ... More

Check out the fair menu!

Sure, there's carnival rides. Even a demolition derby, cute lil' bunnies and three days of rodeo. But everyone knows the best part about the Western Montana Fair isn't in the arena, livestock stalls or exhibition buildings. Nope, the reason you'll see us lined up outside the gates when they open is quite simple: It's the ... More

Osprey tix on sale next week!

The Missoula Osprey will kick off their 19th season on the diamond in less than two months, and we're already gearing up for another exciting summer of broadcasts, giveaways and promotions! Ticket sales open at 10 am through 4 pm this Saturday, May 6th, at the MSO Hub for the season that begins June 23. May 6th will also ... More

Big Time Wrestling is back!

The Missoula Osprey and 102.9 ESPN Missoula are excited to celebrate another throw-down in the park Friday, June 9, with Big Time Wrestling! This will be the third straight summer we've gotten to experience a wrestling spectacle at Ogren Park at Allegiance Field, and this fun, family-friend event gets bigger and better each ... More