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Eastern Washington faces Montana following Coward's 30-point game

Feb. 28, 2024 03:55 AM EST

Montana Grizzlies (19-9, 10-5 Big Sky) at Eastern Washington Eagles (18-10, 12-3 Big Sky) Cheney, Washington; Thursday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Eastern Washington takes on the Montana Grizzlies after Cedric Coward scored 30 points in Eastern Washington's 85-76 win...

Man to plead guilty in 'killing spree' of eagles and other birds for feathers prized by tribes

Feb. 27, 2024 18:39 PM EST

A Washington state man accused of helping kill more than 3,000 birds — including eagles on a Montana Indian reservation — then illegally selling their carcasses and feathers intends to plead guilty to illegal wildlife trafficking and other criminal charges, court documents show. ...

Montana Supreme Court rules in favor of major copper mine

Feb. 26, 2024 18:58 PM EST

Stalled work on a major copper mine proposed in central Montana can proceed after the state's Supreme Court ruled Monday that officials had adequately reviewed the project's environmental effects. The court's 5-2 decision overturns a 2022 lower court ruling that effectively blocked...

Thomas scores 20, Montana wins 82-73 over Portland State

Feb. 25, 2024 00:18 AM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Dischon Thomas scored 20 points and Montana beat Portland State 82-73 on Saturday. Thomas added eight rebounds for the Grizzlies (19-9, 10-5 Big Sky Conference). Aanen Moody and Brandon Whitney each scored 17 points. The Vikings (16-13, 7-9)...

Thomas and the Montana Grizzlies host conference foe Portland State

Feb. 24, 2024 04:02 AM EST

Portland State Vikings (16-12, 7-8 Big Sky) at Montana Grizzlies (18-9, 9-5 Big Sky) Missoula, Montana; Saturday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Dischon Thomas and the Montana Grizzlies host Kaelen Allen and the Portland State Vikings in Big Sky play. The...

Portland State faces Montana, aims to end road skid

Feb. 23, 2024 04:06 AM EST

Portland State Vikings (16-12, 7-8 Big Sky) at Montana Grizzlies (18-9, 9-5 Big Sky) Missoula, Montana; Saturday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Portland State will attempt to stop its six-game road slide when the Vikings visit Montana. The Grizzlies have gone...

Sawyer has 14 as Montana takes down Sacramento State 68-61

Feb. 23, 2024 00:01 AM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Te'Jon Sawyer's 14 points helped Montana defeat Sacramento State 68-61 on Thursday night. Sawyer was 6 of 9 shooting and 2 of 3 from the free throw line for the Grizzlies (18-9, 9-5 Big Sky Conference). Josh Vazquez scored 12 points, shooting 4 for 5,...

Patterson and Sacramento State host Montana

Feb. 22, 2024 03:58 AM EST

Sacramento State Hornets (6-21, 2-12 Big Sky) at Montana Grizzlies (17-9, 8-5 Big Sky) Missoula, Montana; Thursday, 9 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Grizzlies -13; over/under is 130 BOTTOM LINE: Sacramento State visits the Montana Grizzlies after...

Court lifts US coal sales moratorium in a setback for Dems and environmentalists

Feb. 21, 2024 19:36 PM EST

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday struck down a moratorium on coal leasing from federal lands in a move that could open the door to future coal sales from vast, publicly owned reserves of the fuel that's a major source of climate-changing greenhouse gases. ...

Patterson and Sacramento State host Montana

Feb. 21, 2024 04:08 AM EST

Sacramento State Hornets (6-21, 2-12 Big Sky) at Montana Grizzlies (17-9, 8-5 Big Sky) Missoula, Montana; Thursday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Sacramento State plays the Montana Grizzlies after Austin Patterson scored 29 points in Sacramento State's 80-75 loss to the...