40 results for tag: Big Sky Conference

Buss, Olson make mid-season All-Big Sky cut

Montana claims two spots on the shortlist of the Big Sky's top linebackers, but beyond that the Grizzlies are missing in action as the league slate enters the back half. Josh Buss, the preseason Big Sky Defensive MVP, leads the linebackers pack, according to Skyline Sports' mid-season All-Big Sky watch list. Buss, who is ... More

MONTANA PRESS CONFERENCE: Hauck, Sneed, Olson on UC Davis

Montana’s weekly press conference featuring head coach Bobby Hauck, junior quarterback Dalton Sneed and junior linebacker Dante Olson preview UM’s Saturday home game against No. 6 UC Davis. More

Griz basketball overwhelming favorites in preseason polls

Montana has been picked as overwhelming favorite to repeat as Big Sky Conference champs in both the preseason coaches' and media polls. The Grizzlies, who posted a 26-8 record and swept the Big Sky regular season and tournament titles last season, will return four senior starters and three All-Big Sky honorees to this year's ... More

Montana’s Rorie named Big Sky preseason MVP

Montana senior guard Ahmaad Rorie has been named men's conference preseason MVP, Big Sky Conference officials announced on Wednesday. An All-Big Sky First Team honoree as a junior last year, the Tacoma, Wash., native led Montana to both regular season and tournament titles, finishing with a 26-8 overall record and 16-2 ... More

Robby Hauck makes Jerry Rice Award watch list

Montana redshirt freshman safety Robby Hauck is one of 15 named to the first round of the STATS FCS Jerry Rice Award watch list released on Thursday. Hauck has tallied 58 total tackles in six games so far this season, including one tackle for loss and one pass breakup. The son of Montana's head coach, Hauck transfered to ... More

Big Sky Power Rankings: Part 2

The first week of October saw a few Big Sky contenders taking hits, while a few unlikely teams have thrust themselves squarely into the league race. Even without it All-American starting quarterback, Eastern Washington continued to strengthen its hold ont eh league with a 55-17 win over Southern Utah - who, by the way, remains ... More

Wild weekend shakes up Big Sky standings

Two ranked teams lost for the first time, but the league's only Top 5 team managed to stay in the driver's seat despite losing its All-American quarterback. The first weekend of October was a wild one, to say the least, in the Big Sky Conference. Both No. 7 Weber State and No. 14 Montana were upset, racking up their first ... More

MONTANA FOOTBALL: Portland State upsets Griz on homecoming

Montana lost for the first time at home this season and for the first time at Washington-Grizzly Stadium to Portland State since 1987 on Saturday in Missoula. Cody Williams' 52-yard field goal with four seconds left boosted the Vikings to a 22-20 victory in front of 25,205 on homecoming for the Griz. Following the game, ... More

Big Sky Breakdown: Montana (episode 9)

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, the boys break down the first half of the season and reflect on the future of football at ... More

Big Sky Power Rankings: Part 1

With September in the bank, the race for the Big Sky Conference football title has a bit more clarity. But with five teams undefeated in league play - each also sharing a single non-conference loss - a variety of scenarios are still possible as seven weeks of action remaining on the schedule. A Montana schedule that does ... More