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LARAMIE, Wyo. -- In a strange opener stalled twice by lightning, the Montana football team simply ran out of juice Saturday against physically-imposing Wyoming.
LARAMIE, Wyo. -- Opportunities like this don’t come along often.
Colby Kirkegaard would just as soon forget his only start at quarterback for the Wyoming football team.
Scouting a college football team with a first-year head coach can be a real stickler.
The new front man for Wyoming football was dressed to kill at his weekly press conference on Monday afternoon.
Jamal Wilson’s coach calls him “the irreplaceable guy.”
One major area of concern for Montana’s football team heading into preseason workouts was the tight end position.
Before you go worrying about Jackson Thiebes, realize how far he’s come in a short period of time.
MISSOULA — For those wondering just how much Jordan Johnson means to the Montana football team, Saturday was a good example.
Nate Harris is a perfectionist.
MISSOULA -- Playing running back on the Division I college level is a little like prizefighting.
There were times last fall when Josh Janssen must’ve felt like he was wearing a maroon body suit.
MISSOULA — Travon Van is like the scorching afternoon sun in Missoula.
More than a name, Chase Naccarato is what opposing defenses will be doing when they face Montana this fall.
The new man in the middle for Montana’s defense had two tackles in his first two years as a Grizzly.
Jamaal Jones wasn’t the first name that came to mind last fall when opponents talked about stopping Montana’s most dangerous weapons.
For all he’s accomplished in a Montana football uniform, senior safety Matt Hermanson probably deserves a good nickname.
Turning 50 last week felt mighty peculiar.
Paul McCartney won’t be the only one rockin’ and rollin’ on the University of Montana campus Tuesday.
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.
There’s no need to sell Vernon Adams on why his Montana nemesis has been named Big Sky Conference preseason defensive MVP.
MISSOULA — He’s quick to smile, with a mid-summer golfer’s tan that makes him look 10 years younger.
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.
MISSOULA — Kent Haslam is wasting no time when it comes to his first big hire as University of Montana athletic director.
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.
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.
MISSOULA — Little did Jamie Pinkerton realize his kind gesture three decades ago would kick-start a wonderful career.
MISSOULA -- Despite a spirited comeback, the Montana women’s basketball team saw its season come to an end Monday night.
MISSOULA — This late-season bonus basketball with all the comforts of home sure does suit the Montana Lady Griz.
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.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — In this case, the early bird got the burn.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Playing your archrival in a sudden-death situation has a certain amount of anxiety attached to it.
MISSOULA — Look into Jordy Sullivan’s eyes after a game and you get an idea just how much she gives.
BOZEMAN — After three halves in an offensive deep freeze, Montana found its de-icer in the form of raw determination.
BOZEMAN — Their first meeting produced Montana’s most dramatic win of the season.
MISSOULA — When the situation turned critical, Montana stayed cool.
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.
MISSOULA — In the coldest game ever played at Washington-Grizzly Stadium, a band of beach boys bounced Montana.
MISSOULA — Forget about all the lateral tap dancing you see from a lot of college running backs.
MISSOULA -- A more intriguing foe you’d be hard-pressed to find for Montana’s Football Championship Subdivision playoff opener on Saturday.
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.
MISSOULA — With its standout quarterback sidelined, Montana went old school on Weber State Saturday and aced the test.
MISSOULA — On a brilliant afternoon last March, Robin Pflugrad walked the sidelines at Washington-Grizzly Stadium with a big smile on his face.
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.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- When you find yourself in a shootout, it helps to have a repeating rifle.
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.
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.
DAVIS, Calif. — Sweet and sour is a good way to sum up Montana’s brief road history this season.
MISSOULA -- A fairy tale first quarter proved more than enough for Montana.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Redemption came swiftly and with extreme prejudice.