Cats and Griz basketball is officially back as both men's squads opened the exhibition season this past week.
The Cats topped Minnesota State-Moorhead 92-83 on Saturday and the Griz took down the University of Great Falls 101-56 just a few hours ago to improve to 6-0 on the preseason front (the Griz also played four games in late August/early September against Canadian schools, winning all four).
The Bobcats take on the University of Mary on Nov. 10 before opening their season with a home game against Nevada on Nov. 15. The Griz are ready for the regular season as they take the court on Nov. 14 at Colorado State. A big matchup at Duke awaits on Nov. 23.
Just a note, it seems my hoops prognostication skills are in mid-season form. When prompted by Greg about the Griz-UGF game earlier today I predicted a 101-57 final. One measly little point off...