Cal Poly’s intricate and high-powered running game — and Montana State’s week-to-week inconsistency on defense — could put added pressure on quarterback Dakota Prukop and his Bobcat cohorts to score as many points as they can Saturday.
Cal Poly made its statement.
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. -- The plush patch of grass Cal Poly calls home was rough on Montana’s football team the last time it visited.
MISSOULA -- Whether he’s prowling the middle for Cal Poly’s defense or beating his buddies in a best beard contest, Nick Dzubnar is one tenacious competitor.
Montana State coach Rob Ash hopes to get out and play a little golf on Saturday before settling in to watch his team’s next opponent, Cal Poly, take on Montana later that evening.
Montana State and Eastern Washington played an instant classic. It was two prolific offenses piling up yards and points, racing up and down the field at a blistering pace.
MISSOULA — Wheezing on life support as Cal Poly lined up for a dagger field goal, Montana hit a switch and promptly flipped its desperate situation.
NOTE: This is the first installment of our weekly series projecting the Top 10 players at each position for the 2013 Big Sky Conference football season.
NOTE: This is the ninth (and final) installment of our series in which we project the Top 10 players at each position for the 2012 Big Sky Conference football season.
When it comes to that first game on the home turf, Montana is nearly unbeatable.