The postseason honors keep piling up for Missoula native Zack Wagenmann.
CHENEY, Wash. — Illinois State coach Brock Spack said his physical football team was determined to "bring the fight to the center of the ring" against Eastern Washington. The Redbirds' plan worked to perfection Saturday afternoon, thanks largely to the one-two punch provided by Marshaun Copr…
CHENEY, Wash. — The final game of Zack Wagenmann’s college career had the makings of, well, a career game.
CHENEY, Wash. — The senior quarterback for the Montana Grizzlies, Jordan Johnson, is plainly excited about getting another chance at the Screamin’ Eagles. It’s playoff football, and Eastern Washington has been a bit of a nemesis.
MISSOULA — Eastern Washington, 10-2 and poised for another playoff run, can count its blessings for a healthy Vernon Adams.
If Montana is to push its FCS playoff run into the quarterfinals, it has to get over the hump against a familiar and heated rival.
CHENEY, Wash. — The hole was too deep and the foe too dynamic for upset-minded Montana.
CHENEY, Wash. — If you're asking Montana football coach Mick Delaney, the "playoffs" start this weekend.
MISSOULA — Dylan Zylstra knows a thing or two about Montana’s football rivalry with Montana State and how it’s been going on seemingly since Moses was a teenager.
MISSOULA -- Over the past four years, no team has given Montana migraines quite like Eastern Washington.
Dakota Prukop is a quick study. His 68-percent completion rate through six games is fifth-best in the FCS and ranks second among all quarterbacks with 100 or more passing attempts.
Montana State and Sacramento State have played some thrillers over the years, not the least of which was a 64-61 overtime shootout the Bobcats won under the bursting California sun on Oct. 2, 2010.
BOZEMAN — Have you ever run a marathon? Ever sprint the entire 26.2 miles?
Montana State was assailed for buying its way out of a schedule game with FCS steamroller and reigning national champion North Dakota State prior to the 2013 season. The Bobcats were running scared, the cynics cried.
NOTE: This is the seventh installment of a summer-long series projecting the Top 10 players at each position for the 2014 Big Sky Conference football season.
MISSOULA -- Montana quarterback Jordan Johnson has been named to the preseason Walter Payton Award Watch List. The award is given to the top offensive player in the Football Championship Subdivision.
CHENEY, Wash. — Quincy Forte ran for a career-high 203 yards as third-seeded Eastern Washington pulled away from South Dakota State 41-17 in the second round of the FCS playoffs on a freezing Saturday afternoon.
OGDEN, Utah -- Montana State’s Brad Daly was named a co-recipient of the Big Sky Conference defensive player of the year award Tuesday.
Generally speaking the news was good for the Montana Grizzlies, although there were one or two reasons to raise an eyebrow.
This is certain: The team the Grizzlies face in the second round of the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs will be a 10-game winner with a conference title under its belt.