28 results for tag: football

ESPN Roundtable – Shaun Rainey, ABC/Fox Montana

Colter Nuanez and Ryan Tootell are joined in this week’s ESPN Roundtable by Shaun Rainey, the sports director at SWX Montana and ABC/Fox Montana television. Rainey talks about his sports broadcasting journey and gives some insight into the upcoming Griz football season. https://twitter.com/SkylineSportsMT/s... More

Louie-McGee, Sterk among Big Sky weekly award winners

FARMINGTON, Utah (September 9, 2019) – The Big Sky ROOT SPORTS Offensive Player of the Week nod went to Weber State running back Josh Davis. UC Davis’s Devon King and Montana State’s Bryce Sterk shared Defensive Player of the Week accolades. Montana return specialist Jerry Louie-McGee earned Special Teams honors. ... More

Top five position battles to watch at Griz fall camp

MISSOULA, Montana — The Montana Grizzlies return 18 players with starting experience, including at every single offensive position, although all 11 might not start in 2019. But plenty of positions remain up for grabs as the Griz enter the dog days of fall camp this month. ... More

Four story lines to watch at Griz fall camp

MISSOULA, Montana — The month of July usually means plenty of time at Flathead Lake for Bobby Hauck. Montana’s head football can always tell when he’s chomping at the bit for fall camp to commence by the prevalence of conflict between him and his brother, former Griz All-American safety Tim Hauck. Once they start in on each other about who’s catching more fish or who puts the right amount of ice in the drink, Bobby knows his favorite time of year is right around the corner. ... More

Griz add defensive depth with transfers Vaohea and Tolliver

By ERIC TABER Montana sports information Montana Football head coach Bobby Hauck has again bolstered the Grizzlies’ defense this summer with the additions of transfers Soane Vaohea, a linebacker from Merced Junior College, and cornerback Mykal Tolliver from the University of Hawaii. This pair of athletes have accepted scholarships to the University of Montana. Vaohea is currently enrolled and has joined the team for summer workouts. Tolliver will join the team ahead of fall camp in early August. Both will have two years of eligibility remaining at Montana. ... More

Olson only FCS player named to Butkus Award Watch List

 CHICAGO- The preseason accolades continue to roll in for Montana senior linebacker Dante Olson, today named to the 35th annual Butkus Award collegiate watch list honoring the nation's top Division-I linebacker. He is the only player from the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) to make the list.

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Big Sky Breakdown – Grizzlies by the Numbers: No. 2-32

In this special edition three-part series, Andrew Houghton joins Colter Nuanez to break down the University of Montana football roster No. 1 through No. 99. In this episode, get caught up with Griz players No. 2 through No. 32. 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

Montana Griz football: Hauck, Akem, Lewis on Southern Utah

In this weekly installment, Montana head coach Bobby Hauck, sophomore wide receiver Sammy Akem and sophomore linebacker Jace Lewis recap UM's 49-21 loss to No. 6 UC Davis and preview the Grizzlies' game at Southern Utah on Saturday. More

MONTANA GRIZ PRESS CONFERENCE: UC Davis rallies past Montana

UC Davis scored 46 unanswered points over the last 18 minutes, 24 seconds Saturday at Washington-Grizzly Stadium on the way to a 49-21 win over Montana to stamp UM's first three-game losing streak since 1992. The Aggies had 413 of total offense after halftime and moved to 5-o in Big Sky Conference play, 7-1 overall with their ... More