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Wagenmann picked for 2 more All-American honors

Wagenmann picked for 2 more All-American honors

The postseason honors keep piling up for Missoula native Zack Wagenmann.

December 17, 2014 6:27 pmLoading…
Coprich leads Illinois State past EWU, 59-46

Coprich leads Illinois State past EWU, 59-46

CHENEY, Wash. — Illinois State coach Brock Spack said his physical football team was determined to "bring the fight to the center of the ring" against Eastern Washington. The Redbirds' plan worked to perfection Saturday afternoon, thanks largely to the one-two punch provided by Marshaun Copr…

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Big Sky Notebook: Strong numbers didn't add up to victory for Griz

Big Sky Notebook: Strong numbers didn't add up to victory for Griz

Statistically, Montana did what it needed to do on defense to beat rival Eastern Washington in their second-round Football Championship Subdivision playoff game on Saturday.

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End comes for Delaney, Griz in 37-20 playoff loss to EWU

End comes for Delaney, Griz in 37-20 playoff loss to EWU

CHENEY, Wash. — The Montana Grizzlies can blame their own mishaps for a 37-20 FCS playoff loss at Eastern Washington on Saturday, but much of what happened between the blocked punt and pick-six hurt just as much.

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Griz, Eagles brace for playoff showdown

Griz, Eagles brace for playoff showdown

CHENEY, Wash. — The senior quarterback for the Montana Grizzlies, Jordan Johnson, is plainly excited about getting another chance at the Screamin’ Eagles. It’s playoff football, and Eastern Washington has been a bit of a nemesis.

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Healthy Adams the key to Eagles' playoff fortunes

Healthy Adams the key to Eagles' playoff fortunes

MISSOULA — Eastern Washington, 10-2 and poised for another playoff run, can count its blessings for a healthy Vernon Adams.

December 03, 2014 3:50 pm Photos

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Rachac column: Bobcats must go back to the defensive drawing board

Rachac column: Bobcats must go back to the defensive drawing board

BOZEMAN — Rob Ash wasn’t in the mood for a postmortem on this snowy Saturday night. But he did offer a glaringly obvious observation following Montana State’s 47-40 first-round playoff loss to South Dakota State.

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Grizzlies' Wagenmann named Big Sky defensive MVP

Grizzlies' Wagenmann named Big Sky defensive MVP

OGDEN, Utah — Montana defensive end Zack Wagenmann has been named the Big Sky Conference defensive player of the year on Tuesday.

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Ash's guess: Bleskin will start at QB for Bobcats

Ash's guess: Bleskin will start at QB for Bobcats

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.

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Grizzlies still in the playoff hunt

Grizzlies still in the playoff hunt

MISSOULA — There's still a good chance Montana will make the playoffs with wins the next two Saturdays.

November 11, 2014 3:15 pm Photos

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Big Sky Notebook: Eagles' Adams shows why he's so valuable

Big Sky Notebook: Eagles' Adams shows why he's so valuable

That Vernon Adams, he’s quite a quarterback. Even at 70 percent health, he’s still the best player in the Big Sky Conference.

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Grizzlies, Eagles rev up rivalry in crucial matchup

Grizzlies, Eagles rev up rivalry in crucial matchup

MISSOULA — Dylan Zylstra knows a thing or two about Montana’s football rivalry with Montana State and how it’s been going on seemingly since Moses was a teenager.

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Griz defense readying for big test at Eastern Washington

Griz defense readying for big test at Eastern Washington

MISSOULA -- Over the past four years, no team has given Montana migraines quite like Eastern Washington.

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Big Sky Notebook: Chase for conference title is on for six one-loss teams

Big Sky Notebook: Chase for conference title is on for six one-loss teams

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.

November 03, 2014 6:15 pm Photos

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Prukop and the Payton: Who has the edge?

Prukop and the Payton: Who has the edge?

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…

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Big Sky Notebook: Prukop, Bobcats continue offensive assault

Big Sky Notebook: Prukop, Bobcats continue offensive assault

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.

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Griz coach Delaney: QB Johnson 'doing fine'

Griz coach Delaney: QB Johnson 'doing fine'

MISSOULA -- Montana football coach Mick Delaney said Tuesday that his starting quarterback, Jordan Johnson, is “doing fine and the ankle is good.”

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Big Sky Notebook: Van's impact for Griz not overstated

Big Sky Notebook: Van's impact for Griz not overstated

Montana’s Travon Van won’t compromise about where he’s best suited on a football field. The coaches at Marshall, Van's former school, surely couldn't get him to change his mind.

September 29, 2014 5:30 pm Photos

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