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Johnson, Bison roll over Montana 49-26 in FCS playoffs

Dec. 03, 2022 20:01 PM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Kobe Johnson ran for 206 yards and two touchdowns, quarterback Cam Miller also ran for two scores and third-seeded North Dakota State pounded Montana 49-26 in the second round of the FCS playoffs on Saturday. The defending and nine-time champion Bison (10-2)...

Montana State defeats Weber State 33-25 in FCS playoffs

Dec. 03, 2022 18:46 PM EST

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Sean Chambers threw two touchdown passes and ran for a score, Blake Glessner kicked four field goals on a frozen field and Montana State defeated Weber State 33-25 in the second round of the FCS playoffs on Saturday. Montana State (11-1), the fourth seed,...

Battle's steal, three-point play spark win for Montana State

Dec. 01, 2022 00:04 AM EST

CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Raequan Battle's 29 points, capped by a steal and breakaway layup, helped Montana State defeat Southern Utah 86-83 on Wednesday night. Battle was 10 of 18 shooting, including 7 for 11 from distance, and went 2 for 3 from the line for the Bobcats (4-5). He...

Southern Miss wins 64-54 against Montana

Nov. 29, 2022 22:58 PM EST

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Donovan Ivory had 20 points in Southern Miss' 64-54 win over Montana on Tuesday night. Ivory added five rebounds for the Golden Eagles (8-0). Felipe Haase added 18 points while going 5 of 8 and 6 of 6 from the free throw line, and he also had seven...

Montana judge restores state wolf hunting regulations

Nov. 29, 2022 19:53 PM EST

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A judge on Tuesday lifted a temporary restraining order that limited wolf hunting and trapping in the state, saying there is nothing to suggest rules now in place will make wolf populations unsustainable in the short term. District Judge Christopher Abbott also...

Remains of Wisconsin man who went missing in 1976 identified

Nov. 29, 2022 16:34 PM EST

RED LODGE, Mont. (AP) — Montana authorities said Tuesday that human remains found in Carbon County about 18 years ago have been identified as those of a Wisconsin hitchhiker who left his home state to flee legal trouble. The Carbon County Sheriff's Office said the remains of...

Montana judge to decide on wolf hunting limits

Nov. 28, 2022 21:02 PM EST

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana judge said he would decide Tuesday whether to continue temporary limits he placed on wolf hunting or to restore quotas and hunting methods pending a trial over changes in the way the state estimates the size of the wolf population, which informs hunting quotas. ...

Air Force wins 59-56 over Montana

Nov. 27, 2022 18:46 PM EST

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Jake Heidbreder scored 16 points and Air Force held off Montana at the end for a 59-56 win on Sunday night. Heidbreder added five rebounds for the Falcons (4-3). Corbin Green scored 15 points and added four blocks. Jeffrey Mills was 5 of 7 shooting...

Porter scores 16 as Middle Tennessee beats Montana St. 72-71

Nov. 27, 2022 17:37 PM EST

LAVAL, Quebec (AP) — Jestin Porter had 16 points in Middle Tennessee's 72-71 victory against Montana State on Sunday. Porter shot 5 for 11 (2 for 6 from 3-point range) and 4 of 4 from the free throw line for the Blue Raiders (5-2). DeAndre Dishman scored 14 points while shooting 5...

Montana stuns Southeast Missouri State 34-24 in FCS playoffs

Nov. 27, 2022 02:28 AM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Malik Flowers scored on a kickoff return, Junior Bergen scored on a punt return and Montana scored 31 straight points over an 11-minute span to stun Southeast Missouri State 34-24 in the first round of the FCS playoffs on Saturday night. Robby Hauck finished...