Montana is headed back to the NCAA tournament, and it will begin Thursday vs. a familiar opponent. The Grizzlies were matched up with Michigan, a rematch of last year’s first-round game
Joining No. 15 Montana and No. 2 Michigan in Des Moines are No. 7 Nevada and No. 10 Florida. The two winners will advance to play again on Saturday.
“I’m looking forward to it,” head coach Travis DeCuire
said. “We’re excited to be in the tournament two years in a row now. We talk about setting a precedent. We made it, now it’s just ‘Go play the best basketball you can play on the biggest stage.'”...
No. 1 Montana rallied for a 68-62 victory over No. 3 Eastern Washington to advance to the second straight NCAA Tournament and the 12th time in school history.
Montana junior Donaven Dorsey (left), senior tournament MVP Ahmaad Rorie and head coach Travis DeCuire along with EWU senior Jesse Hunt (left), junior Mason Peatling ...