You don’t need to remind Montana State about the ramifications surrounding Saturday’s game at Eastern Washington.
Bobcats coach Rob Ash says injured quarterback DeNarius McGhee “is working as hard as any human being can work” to return to the field after separating his throwing shoulder Sept. 7 at SMU.
Move beyond last year’s numbers if you can. No. 11 Montana is pinning its chances this week on separate statistics altogether.
Injuries started biting the Bobcats before the season even began. Before fall camp began, for that matter. Na'a Moeakiola. Aleksei Grosulak. Preston Gale. Tanner Roderick. Craig Ashworth. Several key starters are on the shelf just two weeks into the season.
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…
BOZEMAN — In Football Championship Subdivision circles, Thursday night’s matchup between Montana State and Monmouth was a case of the mighty against the vulnerable, the potent versus the fragile.
BOZEMAN — Rob Ash said it was another step forward in the progression of Montana State’s football program. But for the 100 or so fans that crammed inside the third floor club level at Bobcat Stadium on Thursday, it stirred up a frenzy for the rapidly approaching season.
BOZEMAN — Anticipation turned to dejection in a hurry Saturday at Bobcat Stadium.
It was an interesting spring practice season at Montana State. Among their goals, the Bobcats came in looking to seriously evaluate four new starters along the offensive line in addition to breaking in a new offensive coordinator in Kevin McGiven.