The University of Montana Western men’s basketball team had two players honored by the Frontier Conference and named as all-conference performers. The players selected as second team all-conference players were seniors Maazin Butler and Jake Owsley.
The University of Montana Western women’s basketball team placed three women on the all-conference team. The players who received the honors are Sammi Bignell, Roxy Thurman and Jenna Banks.
The University of Montana Western women’s basketball team faced the University of Great Falls in the first round of the Frontier Conference tournament on Monday night. The game was originally schedule for Saturday, however, due to weather the game was rescheduled. The Montana Western women overcame a four point halftime deficit to win by two, 63-61.
The University of Montana Western men’s basketball team took on Lewis-Clark State College in the first round of the Frontier Conference Tournament on Friday night in Dillon. The LCSC Warriors would beat the UMW Bulldogs 84-80 in the opening round.
The UMW Women’s Basketball first round playoff game versus the University of Great Falls has been moved from Sat., March 1, to Mon., March 3 with a start time of 7pm.
University of Montana Western head football coach B.J. Robertson has announced the additions of two more in-state recruits. Coach Robertson has signed Helena, Mont. senior Jammer Halverson and Hamilton, Mont. senior Kris Cleveland to Frontier Conference/NAIA letters of intent to play football and attend Montana Western.
The University of Montana Western men’s basketball team will open their post-season journey at home this Friday at 7 p.m. versus Lewis-Clark State College. The Bulldogs finished their regular season conference schedule with a 9-7 record and a fourth place finish. The Warriors finished 8-7 and in fifth place in the conference.
The University of Montana Western women’s basketball team finished the regular season in fourth place in the Frontier Conference. The Bulldogs had an 8-8 conference record, one game better than Great Falls who finished fifth. Great Falls comes to Dillon on Saturday, March 1, to take on Montana Western.
Montana Western Bulldog fans can catch all the NAIA national basketball tournament thanks to a streaming service offered by the NAIA.
The NAIA Division II men’s basketball championship is March 12-17. The Division I men’s tournament is March 19-24.
The Division II women’s tournament is March 12-15, and the Division I women’s tournament is March 19-24.
To access streaming games and get more information, visit www.NAIA.org.
University of Montana Western head football coach B.J. Robertson has announced the signing of two student athletes to Frontier Conference/NAIA letters of intent to attend and play football for the Bulldogs. The signees are Helena, Mont., senior Jake Isbell and Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho senior Jared Turner.