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UM loses to Sacramento St. 28-21

MISSOULA, Mont. — UPDATE: The University of Montana Grizzlies defeated by the Sacramento State Hornets 28-21. ----------------------------------------- UPDATE: The University of Montana Grizzlies trailing the Sacramento State Hornets 14-6 going into the second half. ----------------------------------------- The University of Montana Grizzlies (4-1) will host Sacramento State (3-2) at home to return...

Five things to watch: No. 5 Montana hosts Sacramento State

MISSOULA — Montana resumes its football revenge tour this week against Sacramento State. The Griz avenged a 2017 loss to Washington in the season opener and a 2018 defeat against Western Illinois the next week. Now in Week 7, they get another shot to redeem a loss, this one a 49-22 beatdown at Sacramento State in 2019 as quarterback Dalton Sneed suffered an injury.

Butte edges out Missoula Hellgate, stays in the hunt for a top Western AA seed

MISSOULA — In a matchup between two teams on the opposite ends of the Western AA standings, Butte High and Missoula Hellgate gave football fans a show on Thursday evening at MCPS Stadium, as the Bulldogs used a late touchdown and defensive stand to top the Knights, 30-27. Butte quarterback Jace Stenson threw three touchdowns in the game but none bigger than his 8-yard connection with Cameron Gurnsey with 4:01 left in the game as the Bulldogs took the lead for good in a back-and-forth contest.

New Griz Hockey Team Laces Up

MISSOULA – Griz Nation has another team to fill the bleachers for: Griz Hockey. The newly minted, officially recognized club team is capitalizing on Missoula’s love of hockey and drawing hundreds of fans in their first season. The 24-member team is composed of UM students from Montana and beyond. The...

Fans are Already Crazy for University of Montana Grizzly Hockey

Sellouts. Official team jerseys flying off the shelves. A team that is already 3-0. Is Missoula's hockey culture incredible or what?. With the departure of the Missoula Jr. Bruins, Missoula hockey fans have been searching for a team to rally around. It looks like they may have found it in a new addition to Montana Grizzly Athletics: the newly-minted Griz club team.
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Sac State football upsets #5 University of Montana 28-21

The crowd was electric and filled with red in Missoula, Montana for an anticipated showdown between Sacramento State football and the University of Montana. Head coach Troy Taylor is now 7-0 on the road against Big Sky opponents since starting his stint at Sac State as they won this game 28-21. In order for his streak to stay alive, the Hornets had to do something they’ve never done: win on the road in Montana.
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Montana's Big Sky championship hopes take hit with loss to Sacramento State as offense sputters

MISSOULA — Montana was just about to squish the Hornets. The Griz recovered a muffed punt at Sacramento State’s 14-yard line and were poised to tie the game, setting up a potentially exciting close to the fourth quarter Saturday at Washington-Grizzly Stadium. Then Marcus Hawkins stepped in front of what looked like a sure touchdown pass from Kris Brown to Sammy Akem and intercepted the pass.