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Pridgett leads Montana past Montana State-Northern 64-50

Nov. 10, 2019 6:38 PM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Sayeed Pridgett had a career-high 30 points as Montana pulled away from NAIA Montana State-Northern in the second half on Sunday for a 64-50 win. Kyle Owens had 11 points for Montana (1-1), which trailed 32-20 at halftime. Pridgett gave the Grizzlies their first lead, 44-42, with...

Sneed's return sends Montana past Idaho 42-17

Nov. 9, 2019 8:16 PM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — After three first-quarter turnovers the Montana Grizzlies felt the need for Sneed. Senior quarterback Dalton Sneed came off the bench and threw for 241 yards and a touchdown to push the Montana Grizzlies past the Idaho Vandals 42-17 Saturday. Sophomore Marcus Knight added three short...

Knight runs for 3 TDs as Montana rallies past EWU 34-17

Oct. 26, 2019 7:10 PM EDT

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Coming off a loss in which they lost their standout quarterback, the Montana Grizzlies turned to sophomore running back Marcus Knight Saturday and he delivered. Knight ran for 131 yards and three touchdowns to help Montana rally past Eastern Washington 34-17 Saturday. Knight's...

Jamaican citizens sue exclusive Yellowstone Club over wages

Oct. 23, 2019 10:58 AM EDT

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Five Jamaican citizens who were recruited to work at a Montana ski resort for the ultra-rich just north of Yellowstone National Park say they and more than 100 other Jamaicans were discriminated against and paid less than other employees doing the same work. They sued the club and a...

Grizzly cubs killed on Montana railroad tracks, deaths mount

Oct. 17, 2019 12:37 PM EDT

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Two grizzly bear cubs have been killed on railroad tracks in northwestern Montana, driving the number of bear deaths toward last year's record level for the region. State wildlife officials say the two cubs, one female and the other of unknown sex, were found along the tracks near...

Dalton rallies Montana past Idaho State 59-20

Oct. 5, 2019 8:19 PM EDT

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Quarterback Dalton Sneed brushed aside a tough first quarter and threw for 397 yards and two touchdowns to push the Montana Grizzlies past Idaho State 59-20 Saturday. Sneed, a senior, completed 26 of 41 passes while leading the Grizzlies (5-1, 2-0 Big Sky Conference) back from a 17-0...

Sneed throws 4 TD passes, leads Montana over Monmouth 47-27

Sep. 21, 2019 7:02 PM EDT

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Dalton Sneed threw for 334 yards and four touchdowns, Marcus Knight ran for 148 yards and another score and Montana beat Monmouth 47-27 on Saturday. Sneed threw two touchdown passes to Bryson Deming and one each to Colin Bingham and Jerry Louie-McGee. Deming's second score with 3:49...