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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

Missoula duo Mustard, Reneau to sprint one more time in Garden City

University of Montana sprinters Alex Mustard and Sterling Reneau grew up in Missoula, running youth track meets at Dornblaser Field. May 8 through May 11, UM hosts the Big Sky Conference Outdoor Track & Field championships for the first time in a decade. Mustard, a Missoula Big Sky grad, and Reneau, a Sentinel product, will ... More

McLeod ready to write final chapter at Big Sky Outdoor championships

Ten seconds can be an eternity in track and field, and 10 seconds away from a conference championship, nobody gave Erika McLeod a chance. The sophomore from the University of Montana had started the 2016 Big Sky Indoor Championships poorly. She posted a ninth-place finish in the 60-meter hurdles in the first event of the ... More

Press Conference: Michigan vs. Montana – Postgame

Michigan and Montana address the media following the Wolverines' 74-55 victory over the Grizzlies in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Thursday night in Des Moines, Iowa. More

Michigan smothers Montana in NCAA Tournament first round

In the first round of the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa, Michigan forced Montana to miss 21 of its first 25 shots and cruised to a 74-55 victory. In a rematch from the first round of last year's Big Dance, the Wolverines held the Griz to 33 percent shooting overall. The win moves Michigan into the second round of the ... More

Montana draws No. 15 seed, will play No. 2 Michigan

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.'”... More

Griz fulfill expectations, punch second straight NCAA Tournament ticket

BOISE, Idaho — The pressure of a season filled with unparalleled expectations culminated in a perfectly fitting moment for a team that took every single team’s best shot all season long. From Bobby Moorehead’s momentum-shifting block to Ahmaad Rorie’s steely demeanor on the way to earning Big Sky Tournament MVP ... More

BIG SKY MEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP: Griz punch ticket to second consecutive Big Sky championship

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 ... More

Montana men’s basketball: Travis DeCuire, third week of January

Montana head men's basketball coach Travis DeCuire addresses the media to recap his team's 88-64 win at Northern Colorado and preview UM's game at Idaho on Saturday. More

Griz Basketball: Montana head coach Travis DeCuire

Montana fifth-year head coach Travis DeCuire sits down with Colter Nuanez of Skyline Sports and Ryan Tootell of ESPN Missoula to discuss UM's season opener Friday night against Georgia State and preview the Grizzlies' upcoming defense of last season's Big Sky Conference title. More