BOZEMAN — Rob Ash wasn’t in the mood for a postmortem on this snowy Saturday night. But he did offer a glaringly obvious observation following Montana State’s 47-40 first-round playoff loss to South Dakota State.
Jordan Johnson’s toughness is not up for debate. For all the bumps, bruises and big hits he’s taken in his career, Johnson has remained a fixture at quarterback for Montana.
Five questions facing Montana State ahead of the 2014 season:
BOZEMAN — The rehab is over, the pain is gone, and the only things left are a wide smile and a renewed hunger for Montana State linebacker Na’a Moeakiola.
Montana defensive end Zach Wagenmann is one of three Big Sky Conference football players named to the pre-season Buck Buchanan Award watch list.
BUTTE -- The Montana AAU Little Sullivan Award banquet will be here at the Butte Plaza Mall starting at 6 p.m. Saturday.
This past summer, Montana State defensive end Brad Daly considered winning the Buck Buchanan Award as nothing more than a pipe dream.
The Bobcats started the year ranked No. 2 in the nation and on a mission to live up to high expectations, make a deep playoff run and contend for a national title. And those were legit goals for a team that had won 30 games and made three playoff appearances the previous three seasons.
In August, Brad Daly talked about the challenges of assuming the role held previously by graduated Buck Buchanan Award winner Caleb Schreibeis on Montana State’s defensive line.
Brad Daly took over the Bandit position on Montana State’s defensive line this year from Caleb Schreibeis, and those were some big shoes to fill. Schreibeis had one of the most dominant seasons for a defensive player in recent Big Sky Conference history in 2012, and went on to win the Buck B…
Move beyond last year’s numbers if you can. No. 11 Montana is pinning its chances this week on separate statistics altogether.
The first play is always an important one. It can set the tone for a drive or, better yet, an entire game. Thursday night in Bozeman, one simple quick pass from DeNarius McGhee to wideout Brian Flotkoetter on the opening play of the year went for 35 yards and got the Bobcats started right. F…
Montana State has spent a staggering 29 consecutive weeks ranked in the Top 10 of the FCS poll. With 30 victories combined in the past three seasons, the Bobcats have built a juggernaut.
BOZEMAN — He’s now a senior, so DeNarius McGhee’s level of focus is at an all-time high.
Each year at every school there are roster changes and turnover. At Montana State, one position that will be markedly different from last season is defensive line. The Bobcats graduated All-Big Sky players Caleb Schreibeis and Zach Minter from their D-line, which was one of the best in the F…
It’s rare when coaches Mick Delaney and Rob Ash appear at the same offseason media event, especially when it’s not in conjunction with the Big Sky Conference.
NOTE: This is the third installment of our weekly series projecting the Top 10 players at each position for the 2013 Big Sky Conference football season.
Rachel Semansky might be tired of accepting awards.
An historic first occurred Saturday night at the Montana Amateur Athletic Union Little Sullivan Awards and Banquet at the Holiday Inn Grand Montana in Billings.
Eastern Washington wide receiver Brandon Kaufman is probably the most draftable player from the Big Sky Conference in this year's NFL Draft. He left school early to pursue a pro career, so Kaufman believes he's got a shot. Portland State defensive end Marquis Jackson and Southern Utah QB Bra…