MISSOULA — Eastern Washington, 10-2 and poised for another playoff run, can count its blessings for a healthy Vernon Adams.
The Griz took care of business against Sacramento State, the Bobcats fell short at Cal Poly, and now chaos reigns in the Big Sky Conference standings.
BOZEMAN — Montana State’s first Football Championship Subdivision matchup comes in the form of power-running, pressure-defending Central Arkansas, an esteemed member of the Southland Conference that’s made three playoff appearances in the past six seasons.
BOZEMAN -- From the outside looking in, the 2000 football season at Montana State was an abject disaster. First-year coach Mike Kramer erased the program like a chalkboard and started over from scratch, and what resulted was a 0-11 cataclysm.
For a split second, Shawn Johnson waits. Any less and he’ll be tackled. Any more and he’ll miss his chance. Then, a crease opens. And with a shake of the hips, a juke of the shoulders, Johnson is off to the races.
You think Shawn Johnson’s statistics are impressive now? Bobcats coach Rob Ash offers a glimpse at what they looked like in high school.
For 14 years, Kane Ioane has been the one constant.
Kane Ioane has seen it all at Montana State, from when the football program was erased like a chalkboard and rebuilt from scratch when he came in as a freshman in 2000, all the way to 2012 when it won more games than it had in nearly 30 years.
Rocky Mountain College will be holding its Pigskin Classic 2013 coaching clinic March 15-16 at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center.
BOZEMAN -- Montana State University knocked down 10 3-pointers and shot 53.5 percent from the field in beating NCAA Division III Willamette University of Oregon 109-64 Wednesday night in men's basketball.
The offseason is long and boring. I don't need to tell you that. So lately I've been thinking: Who are the all-time best Cats and Griz football players ... at each jersey number? And beyond that, how would I be able to compile a full list -- 1 to 99? It seems now is a good time to find out.