Monmouth's trip to Washington-Grizzly Stadium will be the farthest West that the Hawks have played a football game. The two Universities are separated by over 2, miles. The Bobcats came into that contest as the consensus number two ranked team in the country, scoring on five of its first six drives to take a lead late in the second quarter. The Bobcats wrapped up the first half with a 57 yard interception return for a TD going into the break
The Bobcats starting the season almost fully running the ball most of the time.
But in the past three games, the Bobcats have opened the passing a little more and statistically have been close to even in passing and receiving yardage. Having a more balanced attack has proven to help in the in column as Montana State has won its last two contents.
While the Griz hold a comfortable series lead, the overall tally between the two is much closer in the decades since joining the Big Sky Conference, with UM leading since He rushes for an average of But he is for in the last three games, throwing yards with one touchdown and no interceptions in that stretch.
For MSU to win in Missoula, a balanced offensive attack will be a must in this game. He has scored six times on the ground and has added another touchdown through the air.
Look for Ifanse to have some good numbers in this game.
Montana Grizzlies , Big Sky Montana lost back-to-back games for the first time since in Bozeman last season when the Cats ran out to a lead in the second quarter thanks to touchdowns from Troy Andersen and Nick LaSane, before finishing the half with a lead.
Look for him to have a big game in this one in both the kick returning area. His 72 points off touchdowns this year makes him the fourth-leading scorer by TD in the Big Sky, and the ninth-leading overall scorer.
It is hard for me to see a Montana Grizzly team losing three years in a row. Look for the Griz to take this one and keep its playoff hopes alive.