Learfield sports announced this morning, June 9, that they had finished a national search for a new radio broadcaster and play-by-play voice for the Montana Grizzlies.
Although it was a national search, Montana native Riley Corcoran was the final pick, and managed to edge his way through over 100 finalists for the position...
After busing over 1,200 miles all the way to Missoula for a big payday, the Division II Oklahoma Panhandle State Aggies won a little respect from Montana Grizzly football fans by scoring 14 points against a team ranked in the FCS top 10.
It was no contest. The Big Sky Conference has named University of Montana quarterback Jordan Johnson the ROOT Sports offensive player of the week for his performance on Saturday night, September 14, against the University of North Dakota.
Saturday, August 31 dawned with a crystal blue sky in Missoula, unusual, because the valley had been cloaked in smoke from the Lolo Creek Complex for the last few weeks. My first thought was... perfect.