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Grizzlies fall at Wyoming, 17-12

Grizzlies fall at Wyoming, 17-12

LARAMIE, Wyo. -- In a strange opener stalled twice by lightning, the Montana football team simply ran out of juice Saturday against physically-imposing Wyoming.

August 30, 2014 6:59 pm Photos

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Montana eyes historic win at Wyoming

Montana eyes historic win at Wyoming

LARAMIE, Wyo. -- Opportunities like this don’t come along often.

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Wyoming QB seeks redemption for 2012 against Grizzlies

Colby Kirkegaard would just as soon forget his only start at quarterback for the Wyoming football team.

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New-look Cowboys aim to ambush Grizzlies

Scouting a college football team with a first-year head coach can be a real stickler.

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Wyoming looks to Bohl over Grizzlies

Wyoming looks to Bohl over Grizzlies

The new front man for Wyoming football was dressed to kill at his weekly press conference on Monday afternoon.

August 26, 2014 6:02 pmLoading…
Punishing Griz fullback delivers with selfless approach

Punishing Griz fullback delivers with selfless approach

Jamal Wilson’s coach calls him “the irreplaceable guy.”

August 21, 2014 4:59 pmLoading…
Montana football: Griz tight ends finding niche

Montana football: Griz tight ends finding niche

One major area of concern for Montana’s football team heading into preseason workouts was the tight end position.

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Montana football: Calling on character in the trenches

Montana football: Calling on character in the trenches

Before you go worrying about Jackson Thiebes, realize how far he’s come in a short period of time.

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Despite injuries, Griz offense shows positives in scrimmage

Despite injuries, Griz offense shows positives in scrimmage

MISSOULA — For those wondering just how much Jordan Johnson means to the Montana football team, Saturday was a good example.

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Griz CB Harris sets bar high, embraces leadership role

Nate Harris is a perfectionist.

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Warrior mentality drives Griz's Canada

Warrior mentality drives Griz's Canada

MISSOULA -- Playing running back on the Division I college level is a little like prizefighting.

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Local product seizing opportunity as Griz wideout

There were times last fall when Josh Janssen must’ve felt like he was wearing a maroon body suit.

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Montana football: Versatile Van warming to wideout

Montana football: Versatile Van warming to wideout

MISSOULA — Travon Van is like the scorching afternoon sun in Missoula.

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Griz WR Naccarato poised for breakout season

Griz WR Naccarato poised for breakout season

More than a name, Chase Naccarato is what opposing defenses will be doing when they face Montana this fall.

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Grizzly linebacker will have 'very good year' if he stays healthy

The new man in the middle for Montana’s defense had two tackles in his first two years as a Grizzly.

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Washington transfer ready to prove himself a good catch for Griz

Washington transfer ready to prove himself a good catch for Griz

Jamaal Jones wasn’t the first name that came to mind last fall when opponents talked about stopping Montana’s most dangerous weapons.

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Hermanson, Griz defense bent on being better in ’14

Hermanson, Griz defense bent on being better in ’14

For all he’s accomplished in a Montana football uniform, senior safety Matt Hermanson probably deserves a good nickname.

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Big Sky’s commish eyes change

Turning 50 last week felt mighty peculiar.

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Griz football ready to open camp

Griz football ready to open camp

Paul McCartney won’t be the only one rockin’ and rollin’ on the University of Montana campus Tuesday.

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Griz land decorated Oregon linebacker

As if losing to Montana in an overtime thriller last October wasn’t hard enough, the Cal Poly football team has suffered another setback of sorts to the Grizzlies.

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UM's Wagenmann has Big Sky’s full attention at defensive end

UM's Wagenmann has Big Sky’s full attention at defensive end

There’s no need to sell Vernon Adams on why his Montana nemesis has been named Big Sky Conference preseason defensive MVP.

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After almost a half century in coaching, UM's Delaney as enthusiastic as ever

After almost a half century in coaching, UM's Delaney as enthusiastic as ever

MISSOULA — He’s quick to smile, with a mid-summer golfer’s tan that makes him look 10 years younger.

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Engstrom will not appeal Griz self-imposed NCAA sanctions

Engstrom will not appeal Griz self-imposed NCAA sanctions

MISSOULA — After consulting with outside legal counsel and the NCAA’s enforcement division, University of Montana President Royce Engstrom has decided against appealing self-imposed sanctions on the Griz football team.

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Search begins at UM for Tinkle's replacement

Search begins at UM for Tinkle's replacement

MISSOULA — Kent Haslam is wasting no time when it comes to his first big hire as University of Montana athletic director.

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Dolphins take UM's Tripp in 5th round

Dolphins take UM's Tripp in 5th round

MISSOULA — The call came later than expected, but Missoula product Jordan Tripp was taken in the fifth round of the NFL draft on Saturday by the Miami Dolphins.

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UM president Engstrom considers appeal of NCAA sanctions

MISSOULA — Four months ago, a coalition of passionate Montana football fans presented a proposal to university President Royce Engstrom, urging him to appeal what they deemed excessively harsh sanctions by the NCAA.

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Montana’s 1st softball coach a long way from humble start

Montana’s 1st softball coach a long way from humble start

MISSOULA — Little did Jamie Pinkerton realize his kind gesture three decades ago would kick-start a wonderful career.

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Lady Griz eliminated from WNIT

Lady Griz eliminated from WNIT

MISSOULA -- Despite a spirited comeback, the Montana women’s basketball team saw its season come to an end Monday night.

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Lady Griz host San Diego in second round of WNIT

MISSOULA — This late-season bonus basketball with all the comforts of home sure does suit the Montana Lady Griz.

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Lady Griz look for more home-court magic in WNIT

Lady Griz look for more home-court magic in WNIT

MISSOULA -- Last weekend the Montana Lady Griz ran into a steadfast squad that seemed to do no wrong in front of a throng of supportive fans.

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Lady Griz bounce Bobcats from Big Sky tourney

Lady Griz bounce Bobcats from Big Sky tourney

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — In this case, the early bird got the burn.

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Cats hoping third time is a charm vs. Lady Griz

GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Playing your archrival in a sudden-death situation has a certain amount of anxiety attached to it.

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Jordan Sullivan’s all-out approach leaving proud Lady Griz legacy

Jordan Sullivan’s all-out approach leaving proud Lady Griz legacy

MISSOULA — Look into Jordy Sullivan’s eyes after a game and you get an idea just how much she gives.

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Lady Griz push past MSU with second-half surge

Lady Griz push past MSU with second-half surge

BOZEMAN — After three halves in an offensive deep freeze, Montana found its de-icer in the form of raw determination.

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MSU, UM women both seeking bounce-back win

BOZEMAN — Their first meeting produced Montana’s most dramatic win of the season.

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Lady Griz fend off Bobcats in overtime

Lady Griz fend off Bobcats in overtime

MISSOULA — When the situation turned critical, Montana stayed cool.

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Familiar faces square off for MSU, UM women

MISSOULA -- Seven months ago they were shooting at the same basket, teaming up for a gold-medal performance in the annual Big Sky State Games in Billings.

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Coastal Carolina ices Griz, 42-35

Coastal Carolina ices Griz, 42-35

MISSOULA — In the coldest game ever played at Washington-Grizzly Stadium, a band of beach boys bounced Montana.

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Chanticleers star running back uses straightforward approach

Chanticleers star running back uses straightforward approach

MISSOULA — Forget about all the lateral tap dancing you see from a lot of college running backs.

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From coach to nickname, Chanticleers are unique

From coach to nickname, Chanticleers are unique

MISSOULA -- A more intriguing foe you’d be hard-pressed to find for Montana’s Football Championship Subdivision playoff opener on Saturday.

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Griz get first-round bye, to host playoff game Dec. 7

Griz get first-round bye, to host playoff game Dec. 7

MISSOULA — The surging Montana Grizzlies, who have won four straight games and seven of their last eight, were ecstatic to learn on Sunday that they will get a week off before their FCS playoff opener on Dec. 7.

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Griz run past Weber State, 42-6

MISSOULA — With its standout quarterback sidelined, Montana went old school on Weber State Saturday and aced the test.

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Pflugrad left part of his heart at UM

Pflugrad left part of his heart at UM

MISSOULA — On a brilliant afternoon last March, Robin Pflugrad walked the sidelines at Washington-Grizzly Stadium with a big smile on his face.

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Kickoff return for TD helps Griz survive at USD

Kickoff return for TD helps Griz survive at USD

VERMILLION, S.D. — For the third time in four weeks, the Montana Grizzlies showed they’re tough enough to take a punch and resilient enough to respond with a haymaker.

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Grizzlies gut out 51-48 overtime thriller over Sacramento State

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- When you find yourself in a shootout, it helps to have a repeating rifle.

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Griz rally late to edge Cal Poly in OT, 21-14

Griz rally late to edge Cal Poly in OT, 21-14

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.

October 19, 2013 6:02 pm Photos

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Grizzlies start fast in 42-7 romp over UC Davis

Grizzlies start fast in 42-7 romp over UC Davis

DAVIS, Calif. — Nine minutes into Saturday’s game it was already apparent: UC Davis’ upset plans for 11th-ranked Montana were little more than California dreaming.

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Griz out to spoil Aggies’ homecoming

Griz out to spoil Aggies’ homecoming

DAVIS, Calif. — Sweet and sour is a good way to sum up Montana’s brief road history this season.

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Fast start propels Grizzlies past outmanned Oklahoma Panhandle State

Fast start propels Grizzlies past outmanned Oklahoma Panhandle State

MISSOULA -- A fairy tale first quarter proved more than enough for Montana.

September 21, 2013 8:41 pm Photos

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Grizzlies roll to 55-17 victory over North Dakota

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Redemption came swiftly and with extreme prejudice.

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