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Grizzlies have no trouble with Sac State

Grizzlies have no trouble with Sac State

MISSOULA — Spurred by a relentless defense, Montana cast a nasty post-Halloween spell on Sacramento State on Saturday.

November 01, 2014 5:30 pmLoading…
Griz take aim at high-powered Hornets

Griz take aim at high-powered Hornets

MISSOULA -- Home has been a mighty inviting place for the Montana football team.

October 31, 2014 5:12 pmLoading…

Griz coach addresses offensive issues

MISSOULA — Inconsistency has been a bugaboo for Montana’s offense this season.

October 30, 2014 5:25 pmLoading…
Safron-led Sac State seeks redemption versus Griz

Safron-led Sac State seeks redemption versus Griz

MISSOULA -- Garrett Safron and his pals put up 48 points on Montana’s defense a year ago, so you know they’re not going to be intimidated coming to Missoula.

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Grizzlies, Hornets looking to regroup

Grizzlies, Hornets looking to regroup

MISSOULA --  The buzzword of the week for the Montana and Sacramento State football teams is resilience.

October 28, 2014 5:06 pm Related Loading…
Griz struggled on both sides of the ball against surging Mustangs

Griz struggled on both sides of the ball against surging Mustangs

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — Whatever it is Cal Poly has been eating at halftime, there’s a couple of Big Sky Conference teams that could use the recipe.

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Cal Poly QB beats Grizzlies with legs, arm

Cal Poly QB beats Grizzlies with legs, arm

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — Chris Brown broke down and wore out Montana’s defense Saturday night.

October 25, 2014 10:46 pmLoading…
Surging Grizzlies, Mustangs on collision course

Surging Grizzlies, Mustangs on collision course

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.

October 24, 2014 6:10 pm Related Loading…
Pride of Zootown: Wagenmann has come a long way

Pride of Zootown: Wagenmann has come a long way

MISSOULA -- If ever there was a Montana Grizzly tailor-made to be a Missoula icon, it’s Zack Wagenmann.

October 24, 2014 5:36 pmLoading…
Cal Poly piloted by dynamic leaders

Cal Poly piloted by dynamic leaders

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.

October 23, 2014 9:54 pm Photos

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Cal Poly eager to face Grizzlies after 2013 heartbreak

Cal Poly eager to face Grizzlies after 2013 heartbreak

MISSOULA -- There’s no hiding the emotional scars of the past for Cal Poly’s football team.

October 21, 2014 5:05 pm Related Loading…
Griz pull away for win over UC Davis

Griz pull away for win over UC Davis

MISSOULA — After shaking off some rust early, Montana greased the wheels offensively and ran over UC Davis Saturday.

October 18, 2014 3:13 pmLoading…
Rested Griz host UC Davis in return from bye

Rested Griz host UC Davis in return from bye

MISSOULA — With two weeks to repair and prepare, the Montana football team will try to make the most of its only October home game Saturday.

October 17, 2014 4:20 pm Photos

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Surging UC Davis offense to test Grizzlies

Surging UC Davis offense to test Grizzlies

MISSOULA -- Coach Ron Gould has a message for Montana’s dynamic defensive leader, rush end Zack Wagenmann.

October 15, 2014 3:24 pm Related Loading…
Well-rested Griz eager to play Aggies

Well-rested Griz eager to play Aggies

MISSOULA — The bye week was like money in the bank for the seventh-ranked Montana football team.

October 14, 2014 4:49 pmLoading…
Armed ready: No. 19 embraces Grizzly program, super-sub role

Armed ready: No. 19 embraces Grizzly program, super-sub role

MISSOULA — When it comes to sacrifice, Shay Smithwick-Hann sets the standard for the Montana football team.

October 10, 2014 4:43 pmLoading…
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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Great Escape: Grizzlies survive North Dakota

Great Escape: Grizzlies survive North Dakota

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — After fighting back from a life-threatening stroke two years ago, you had to figure a little football adversity wasn’t going to bring down Daniel Sullivan.

October 04, 2014 8:30 pmLoading…
Griz to duel UND in familiar surroundings

Griz to duel UND in familiar surroundings

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Over the past two seasons the Montana football team has suffered embarrassment and savored near perfection in the Alerus Center.

October 03, 2014 4:15 pm Photos

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North Dakota offense started slow but is coming off best half

MISSOULA -- Slowly but surely sophomore Joe Mollberg has gained traction as signal-caller in North Dakota’s new offense.

October 02, 2014 5:44 pmLoading…
Blitz-happy North Dakota defense a test for Griz

Blitz-happy North Dakota defense a test for Griz

MISSOULA — There’s a storm on the horizon for Montana’s resurgent offensive unit.

October 01, 2014 3:30 pm Photos

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Griz ‘D’ could be handful for scuffling UND

Griz ‘D’ could be handful for scuffling UND

MISSOULA -- The last thing North Dakota’s anemic offense needs right now is a date with Montana’s imposing defense.

September 30, 2014 4:45 pm Related Loading…
Montana moves to 3-0 at home with blowout win over UNC

Montana moves to 3-0 at home with blowout win over UNC

MISSOULA — Cast in front of a large homecoming crowd craving an offensive breakout, Montana delivered a treat sweeter than cotton candy.

September 27, 2014 5:06 pm Photos

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Depleted Griz eye return to win column

Depleted Griz eye return to win column

MISSOULA — To borrow an old cowboy expression, the Montana football team is a little buggered up this week.

September 26, 2014 5:41 pm Photos

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Despite taking his lumps, UNC QB off to solid start

MISSOULA -- Sean Rubalcaba is a tough guy.

September 25, 2014 8:57 pmLoading…
Bears hope to put hush on Washington-Grizzly

Bears hope to put hush on Washington-Grizzly

MISSOULA — For Lexington Smith, there’s nothing quite like the sound of mid-game silence.

September 24, 2014 5:09 pm Related Loading…
Banged-up Griz eye league opener

Banged-up Griz eye league opener

MISSOULA -- Secure in the knowledge they stayed with the best in the FCS, the Montana Grizzlies have turned their attention to a wide-open Big Sky Conference race this week.

September 23, 2014 5:07 pm Photos

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No. 1 North Dakota State holds off Griz, extends winning streak

No. 1 North Dakota State holds off Griz, extends winning streak

FARGO, N.D. — Shortly after sitting down for his postgame press conference, North Dakota State coach Chris Klieman went about selling one point in particular.

September 20, 2014 8:04 pmLoading…

Bison overpower the Griz, 22-10

FARGO, N.D. - The top-ranked North Dakota State football team held off fourth-ranked Montana Saturday in posting its 28th straight win, 22-10, at the jam-packed Fargodome.

September 20, 2014 6:16 pmLoading…
Grizzlies set sights on FCS royalty

Grizzlies set sights on FCS royalty

FARGO, N.D. — Tasked with trying to stop a runaway train, coach Mick Delaney is making at least one guarantee on behalf of his Montana football team.

September 19, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Bison QB ready for Grizzly challenge

Bison QB ready for Grizzly challenge

MISSOULA -- It took Carson Wentz about 25 minutes to escape the shadow of his predecessor in North Dakota State’s football opener.

September 18, 2014 6:52 pm Photos

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NDSU defense, crowd to test Griz

MISSOULA — To outsiders, especially those fond of the movie “Fargo,” North Dakota State’s home base seems like little more than a barren, windy tundra.

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Young Grizzly O-line comes alive late in win over USD

MISSOULA — Monday morning quarterbacks aren’t hard to find in a country where football is king.

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Grizzlies hold off South Dakota, 28-20

Grizzlies hold off South Dakota, 28-20

MISSOULA — The sun went down and the stars came out for Montana’s offense Saturday night.

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Joshua’s big jump: Montana’s No. 14 enjoys stellar start to 2014 season

Joshua’s big jump: Montana’s No. 14 enjoys stellar start to 2014 season

MISSOULA — Joshua Dennard’s rise from stagehand to starring role would make a good movie.

September 12, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Coyotes wary of Griz weapons

Coyotes wary of Griz weapons

While it’s over the top, linebacker Keyen Lage’s praise of Montana QB Jordan Johnson says a lot about South Dakota’s defensive focus this week.

September 11, 2014 3:05 pmLoading…
Memories of '13 still haunt Glenn

Memories of '13 still haunt Glenn

MISSOULA — When it comes to lingering disappointment, coach Joe Glenn is not afraid share his feelings.

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Shorthanded Griz look to avoid Wildcat strike

Shorthanded Griz look to avoid Wildcat strike

MISSOULA -- Just like Montana last weekend at Wyoming, Central Washington will play up Saturday with every intention of cutting down its so-called superior foe.

September 05, 2014 4:39 pmLoading…
No-huddle Wildcats will test Griz ‘D’

No-huddle Wildcats will test Griz ‘D’

MISSOULA -- Ian Shoemaker attended a small, prestigious college in Iowa where he was MVP of the football team at running back and set school standards as a baseball slugger.

September 03, 2014 3:59 pm Photos

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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.

August 28, 2014 5:01 pmLoading…

New-look Cowboys aim to ambush Grizzlies

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

August 27, 2014 4:15 pmLoading…
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.

August 20, 2014 1:58 pmLoading…
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.

August 19, 2014 3:11 pmLoading…
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.

August 15, 2014 5:13 pmLoading…
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.

August 14, 2014 10:28 pmLoading…

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