The University of Montana Western women’s basketball team traveled to Salt Lake City, Utah to play the Westminster Griffins in a semi-finals game on Friday, March 1. The Griffins, who are currently the number three team in the nation and the number one seed in conference play, went into the game with a 14-1 conference record with their only loss coming from Carroll College.
The University of Montana Western men’s basketball team rode a five-game win streak into the postseason, earning the second seed and a bye in the first round of the Frontier Conference Basketball Tournament. The Montana Western Bulldogs now will face Montana State University-Northern on Saturday, March 2 at 7 p.m. in the Straugh Gymnasium the UMW campus.
The University of Montana Western women’s basketball team traveled to Butte, Mont. last night to take on the Montana Tech Orediggers in the first round of the Frontier Conference playoffs. The Bulldogs emerged victorious, 55-46.
On Thursday, Feb. 21, the University of Montana Western women’s basketball team was sitting on the bubble of either going to the playoffs this upcoming week or not getting into the playoffs at all.
University of Montana Western head football coach Ryan Nourse announced the signing of 12 new Bulldogs to Frontier Conference Letters of Intent. Eight of the new recruits hail from Montana, three from Idaho and one from Washington.
The University of Montana Western men’s basketball team will head into the Frontier Conference playoffs on a five-game winning streak after hosting Montana Tech and Lewis-Clark State College on Thursday and Friday, Feb. 21 and 22.
The University of Montana Western women’s basketball team traveled to Havre, Mont. on Wednesday, Feb. 13 to take on the Montana State University-Northern Skylights.
As the regular season winds down, the University of Montana Western men’s basketball team had two critical games last week. The first was on the road to Havre, Mont. to take on the Frontier Conference leading Montana State University-Northern Lights. The second was at home against the Carroll College Saints, who are currently at the bottom of the conference standings.
On Feb. 16 and 17, the University of Montana Western equestrian team traveled to Billings, Mont. to compete in three regular western shows and a regional western show hosted by Rocky Mountain College. Montana Western competed against Rocky Mountain College, Montana State University, Utah State University, the University of Montana and Carroll College.
The University of Montana Western men’s basketball team was fired up when they hosted the Westminster Griffins (20-5, 7-4) on Saturday, Feb. 9. In the teams’ first meeting, held Dec. 1 at Westminster, Montana Western was handed their worst loss of the season: a 63-84 blowout with 23 turnovers and only four steals.