On Tuesday, Rob Ash clarified the injury status of quarterback Dakota Prukop ahead of No. 12 Montana State’s all-important matchup with archrival and 13th-ranked Montana.
With his we're-not-talking-about-the-past stance firmly in place, Montana State coach Rob Ash set the tone for this week by dissecting the big challenge his team faces against resurgent Idaho State.
BOZEMAN — It was a preemptive strike by Rob Ash to try to steer the narrative for the week ahead and the impending showdown between Montana State and Idaho State.
BOZEMAN — Gunnar Brekke was flat on his back, gasping for the next breath that wouldn’t come.
Montana State hasn’t scored 30 points in a game since erupting for 77 in a blowout win at UC Davis on Oct. 11.
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — Cal Poly released its full arsenal on Montana State when it mattered most.
You hear Cal Poly’s opponents talk all the time about assignments, responsibility and being “gap-sound” on defense.
The Bobcats love California. In two games there this season, Montana State amassed 133 points and 1,356 yards, and came away with two victories over Big Sky Conference opponents.
Odin Coe had 2.5 sacks and a fumble recovery as the Montana State defense helped the Bobcats to a 23-13 win over Weber State on a day where the typically high-octane offense struggled. MSU heads into its bye week with a 4-0 Big Sky Conference record.
BOZEMAN — Things are going quite well for Montana State. The offense is humming, the wins are piling up and the vibes are good.
In his previous two games, Montana State quarterback Dakota Prukop has put up a combined 997 yards and 14 touchdowns. Unbelievable numbers. As a result, Prukop was added to The Sports Network’s Walter Payton Award Watch List, which tracks the top contenders for offensive player of the year i…
If J.P. Flynn had his way, Montana State would line up in a power formation and run the ball straight ahead on every snap.
Montana State quarterback Dakota Prukop has been added to the Walter Payton Award Watch List by The Sports Network.
Montana State was unrelenting on offense again last week against UC Davis, rolling up a school-record for yards and scoring more points than ever before against a Division I opponent.
A closer look at Montana State's game at UC Davis on Saturday. Montana is idle this week:
For decades, a basic principle of football -- offensively speaking -- was to establish the run to set up the pass, control the ball, move the chains, win the time of possession and keep your defense off the field. It was a formula for victory, and a pretty good one.
As a play-caller and schemer, Tim Cramsey was handcuffed during his first season as Montana State’s offensive coordinator.
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.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The pregame billing was for a shootout in the scorching heat.
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.