14 results for tag: Cat-Griz

Season-long issues plague Montana in loss to Bobcats

One yard away from the end zone, with the entire state looking on and a chance to rewrite the entire narrative of their season, the Montana Grizzlies couldn’t escape the problems that have tortured them all fall. Adam Eastwood, just seconds after his apparent go-ahead touchdown was called dead due to a perfectly-timed ... More

COMMENTARY: Fierce football rivalry belongs to all of us

-Commentary by Ryan Tootell The cyclical nature of seasons is one of the great realities of life in Montana. Four distinct and absolute quarters have dictated our lives here for centuries. The planting, the harvest, the hunt, the recreation; the fires in the forest, the fires in the hearth. That great universal equilibrium ... More

Big Sky Breakdown: Montana (episode 15)

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. In this week's special "Brawl of the Wild" edition, the boys get hyped for Saturday's 118th showdown ... More

Griz, Bobcats face off Saturday with playoff hopes on the line

The 118th rendition of one of college football’s fiercest rivalries could be a defacto playoff game depending on how the rest of the FCS performs in the final week of the regular season. After each experiencing rough October slates, Montana and Montana State have each won twice in November to enter Saturday’s rivalry ... More

Montana Griz football: Hauck, Sneed, Buss Cat-Griz press conference

Montana head coach Bobby Hauck, junior quarterback Dalton Sneed and senior linebacker Josh Buss talk about the upcoming rivalry game against the Montana State Bobcats on Saturday in Missoula. More

Win tix to Cat-Griz ’18

Sometimes it doesn't matter who wins - it's just important to be a part of the game. That's why we know there's a few good ESPN Missoula listeners out there who are bummed they missed out on tickets to Cat-Griz 2018. Yep, this year the Brawl of the Wild is back in Missoula, and if you haven't already heard the game is offici... More

Hauck’s return engenders confidence, apprehension

Bobby Hauck's return as head football coach at the University of Montana last December was many things, but quiet was not one of them. From the clamoring of a fan base best by recent mediocrity to the protestation of dissidents who experienced the hire as an affront to painful inroads made against violent and sexual crime, ... More

Cat-Griz press conference: Montana men 67, Montana State 52

Montana juniors Bobby Moorehead and Jamar Akoh along with fourth-year head coach Travis DeCuire talk about UM's 14th win in 15 outings against the rival Bobcats. Montana State seniors Joe Mvuezolo Jr. and Zach Green along with fourth-year head coach Brian Fish talk about MSU's third straight loss to the Griz. More

New-look women’s rivals square off

The Montana State women's basketball team made history last season when it swept Montana for the first time since 1999. The two-game triumph marked just the fourth time MSU won both match-ups since the rivalry started in 1974, and the Bobcats went on to win the Big Sky tournament and punch their first ticket to the NCAA ... More

Montana Football Press Conference: Cat-Griz 2017

Montana falls to Montana State 31-23 in Bozeman, MT on November 18, 2017. The Bobcats beats the Griz for the second year in a row, the first time since 2002-03. This press conference features Montana head coach Bob Stitt, defensive end Tucker Schye & wide receiver Keenan Curran. More