After resigning as the Montana State men’s basketball coach in March, Brad Huse didn’t take long to switch professions.
Summer league basketball has taken on a life of its own for high school athletes and coaches in Montana. Not many days go by without a tournament, shoot-around or open gym for players hoping to make their impact the following basketball season.
Brian Fish built a powerful résumé in more than two decades as an assistant coach. Now he gets the chance to revive struggling Montana State.
Montana State has hired Oregon assistant Brian Fish as its men’s basketball coach, though the hiring wasn't officially confirmed by the Bobcats Monday night.
The low point of Brad Huse’s eight-year tenure in Bozeman turned out to be the final chapter.
Excluding the legendary Golden Bobcats of 1929, Montana State doesn’t have a history of national prominence in men’s basketball. They’ve been competitive, no doubt, but they haven’t been to the NCAA tournament since 1996, and have gone that far only three times in history.
After winning 50 games combined and making two NCAA Tournament appearances in the past two seasons, Montana is in the throes of a most trying season. The Grizzlies are 8-9 overall and just 3-5 in the Big Sky Conference. To put that in perspective, UM lost just two conference games combined t…
A win Saturday would have marked Montana State’s first 4-0 start in the Big Sky Conference in nine years, but the Bobcats failed to hold a nine-point lead in the second half and fell 77-72 at Eastern Washington.
I was skeptical when news broke last April that Montana State had given men's basketball coach Brad Huse a two-year contract extension. In the previous seven seasons with the Bobcats, Huse's record was 93-117 overall. In Big Sky Conference games it was 55-61. Did he deserve it, I wondered?
It had been five years since Northern Arizona last beat Montana at Dahlberg Arena. That’s hardly extraordinary, considering only a few teams have gone on the road to win against the Grizzlies in recent seasons.
Justin Wetzel likes coming to the office in the early morning.
BOZEMAN -- Montana State men’s basketball coach Brad Huse has announced the hiring of assistant coach Chris Haslam.
BOZEMAN -- Montana State Billings assistant men’s basketball coach Justin Wetzel has been hired to join the coaching staff at Montana State in Bozeman.
BOZEMAN -- The Montana State men’s basketball team is looking to fill coaching vacancies after Brad Huse announced that two assistants will not return next season.
BOZEMAN — Montana State men's basketball coach Brad Huse has announced the signing of 6-foot-4 forward Terrel Brown.
BOZEMAN -- Montana State and men’s basketball coach Brad Huse have agreed on a two-year contract extension.
BOZEMAN -- Brad Huse is expected to remain as men’s basketball coach at Montana State.
Dahlberg Arena has never been so busy. Well, that’s not true. The University of Montana last hosted both the men’s and women’s Big Sky Conference tournaments back in 2000.
The hoops teams at Montana and Montana State are set to go at it again Saturday with another doubleheader in Bozeman. The women’s game starts it off at 3 p.m. with the men following at 7.
After six-plus seasons, more losses than wins and no tangible improvement in the final year of his contract, you can't hide from the question any longer: