Montana Rumors & News

  • Inclement weather leads to postponement of Montana State’s game at Buffalo

    College Basketball Talk "The first major snowstorm of the 2014-15 college basketball season has impacted the travel of some teams, most notably the Niagara women’s team that wound up stranded for nearly 24 hours earlier this week. Thursday afternoon it was announced that a game scheduled for Friday has been postponed as a..." November 21

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Montana hires Cal assistant DeCuire as coach, replacing Tinkle "Montana has hired California assistant Travis DeCuire as its basketball coach, sources said Friday. An official announcement is expected before the end of the weekend. DeCuire will replace Wayne Tinkle, who recently was named head coach of Oregon State. A 1994 graduate of Montana, DeCuire..." May 30

  • Report: Montana guard Keron DeShields to transfer

    The Score "Grizzlies junior guard Keron DeShields, who finished third on the team in scoring in 2013-14, is reportedly transferring out of the program. The 6-foot-2 guard is coming off his best college season, in which he shot nearly 50 percent from the field and better than 35 percent from deep." May 07

  • Big Sky Notebook: Winning is the common denominator for league MVP award

    Billings Gazette "How do you quantify “value” in college basketball? With stats? Clutch performances? The ability to make those around you better? In the Big Sky Conference it’s usually a combination of those factors, plus one overriding consideration — winning. Eight of the league’s past 10 Most Valuable..." February 25

  • Win streak puts Griz men back in the hunt

    Billings Gazette "The Montana Grizzlies have counterbalanced the bad with the good. The two-time defending Big Sky Conference men's basketball champions slumped through January, and at one point were mired below .500 and in the bottom third of the league standings. But with three victories last week, the Griz..." February 12