University of Montana
Bob Stitt will become the new head coach at Montana, making the jump from Division II to the FCS.
Daniel Bejarano had 15 points, nine rebounds and five assists, and Colorado State beat Montana 83-66 in the season opener for both teams on Saturday night.
Jordan Johnson threw for three touchdowns and ran for another Saturday as Montana cruised past Northern Colorado, 38-13.
Legendary Montana coach Robin Selvig doesn’t experience a lot of things for the first time. Saturday, having confetti rain down was one of those rare instances for the 35-year veteran.
Chips of tree bark scattered like sawdust in the chilly wind west of Fort Collins as men with ropes and spiked shoes scurried up 50 feet of tree trunks in a matter of seconds.