MISSOULA -- Montana’s offense scored three touchdowns, including a 9-yard pass from Jordan Johnson to tight end Jordan Harper, but it was a night for defense Saturday at the Grizzlies’ annual spring football game.
MISSOULA — The question persisted all week: Could Montana’s defense make enough plays to limit Vernon Adams?
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Northern Arizona has the most opportunistic defense in the Big Sky Conference, and it delivered in a big way against Montana on Saturday night.
MISSOULA -- A fairy tale first quarter proved more than enough for Montana.
Over the past year, Jordan Harper has become accustomed to winning a lot. The 6-foot-3, 215-pounder played tight end on Great Falls CMR’s state championship football team last year. During the winter, Harper was a forward on the Rustlers’ state championship basketball team.
Montana players preview Saturday's Badlands Bowl. (Special thanks Dan Stanton)
10:30 p.m. update: Skyview played well, but Capital was just too much for the Falcons, winning 42-20. Video highlights from this game and Laurel's 38-14 win over Butte Central later tonight.