The Frontier Conference regular season co-champions and tournament runner-up Montana Western Bulldogs have earned a selection to the 2015 Buffalo Funds - NAIA Division I Men’s Basketball National Championship to be held in Kansas City, Mo.
A cold shooting night couldn’t have come at a worse time for the Montana Western Bulldogs as the Lewis-Clark State Warriors rode a huge offensive effort to a 82-55 win in the Frontier Conference Tournament Championship.
The Frontier Conference Men’s Basketball All-Conference teams and individual award recipients were announced at the conclusion of Tuesday’s championship game. Bulldog head coach Steve Keller and four players were recognized for their performance this season.
The Frontier Conference released the 2014-2015 Women’s All-Conference Basketball team following the tournament championship Monday night. Two Bulldogs received honorable mention recognition from the league’s coaches.
The Montana Western Bulldogs benefited from a week of rest and a return to their home court as they defeated Rocky Mountain College 96-80 in the semifinal round of the Frontier Conference Tournament.
The Montana Western men’s basketball program will face Rocky Mountain College on Saturday in the Frontier Conference Semifinals. After finishing third in the conference standings, Rocky Mountain defeated Great Falls in the first round of the Frontier Conference Tournament to earn a rematch with the second ranked Bulldogs.
The NAIA Men’s Basketball Game of the Week lived up to its billing Saturday night in Lewiston, Idaho. In a back and forth contest to determine the Frontier Conference regular season championship, Montana Western suffered an 85-92 loss to Lewis-Clark State.
The Montana Western women’s basketball team matched up against Lewis-Clark State knowing it would be their last contest of the season. The Bulldogs left it all on the court in an exciting contest but fell to the Warriors 58-61.
Head coach Lisa Griffiths has announced the 2015 competition schedule for the University of Montana Western volleyball program.
The Montana Western men’s basketball team entered the contest needing one win to capture the Frontier Conference regular season championship. They left Montana Tech still needing one win to secure the title after an 80-71 loss to the Orediggers.