MISSOULA -- Jamie Pinkerton was sitting in a Kansas City, Missouri, traffic jam last August when his phone rang. It was the University of Montana offering him a job coaching the school’s new women’s softball team.
MISSOULA -- Homegrown talent has been a trademark of the Montana men’s basketball program through the years.
LEWISTOWN -- The Montana Grizzlies' spring tour will make a stop in Lewistown on Monday at the Pine Meadows Golf Course.
The Montana Grizzlies' annual Spring Tour through eastern Montana brought them to the monthly meeting of the Midland Roundtable at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center on Thursday. UM athletic director Kent Haslam, along with football coach Mick Delaney, men's basketball coach Wayne Tink…
The University of Montana Grizzlies will be well represented at the Midland Roundtable's monthly gathering Thursday at noon at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center.
Ryan Sauther will be the next president of the Midland Roundtable.
MISSOULA — While a group of athletic boosters pushes the University of Montana to appeal sanctions handed down last year by the NCAA, the school’s athletic program continues to comply with the penalties nine months after they were imposed.
SPREADING THE WORD: Montana athletic director Kent Haslam addressed a number of issues while in Billings on Thursday, including the construction of a new on-campus student-athlete academic center.
It’s been eight months since the Montana football program incurred a checklist of self-imposed NCAA penalties that included a loss of scholarships, but the issue might not be settled.
MISSOULA -- The University of Montana is moving forward with its proposed athletics academic center and plans to break ground early this summer.
Mick Delaney saw the handwriting on the wall. He knew that if the Montana Grizzlies won more games this season, his contract situation would work itself out.
MISSOULA — No more waiting and wondering for the Montana football program.
So the NCAA finally (finally) levied its punishment on the Montana football program today, which meant an official end to the investigation(s). Twenty months after this saga began, the NCAA handed down a number of sanctions concurrent with self-imposed punishments the athletic department laid out.
MISSOULA - Like the pace of a good pitchers’ duel, the formation of the University of Montana softball team is gradually building to a crescendo.
MISSOULA -- All 12 of the University of Montana’s football games in 2013 will be televised by either Max Media of Montana or Root Sports, announced UM athletic director Kent Haslam.
Kent Haslam believes the athletic department at the University of Montana has turned the corner from the negative publicity it took on during the previous year.
Montana Grizzlies athletic director Kent Haslam and football coach Mick Delaney talk about the changing landscape in college football and how it affects Montana.
Griz coach Mick Delaney says he doesn’t think about the pressures of winning or losing, but somewhere inside the man must be a sense of urgency to get the job done in 2013. If not, Montana’s coaching staff could look markedly different a year from now.
Montana Grizzlies athletic director Kent Haslam and Grizzlies football coach Mick Delaney talk about Delaney's future with the program.