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Bobcats run over Grizzlies in 117th Brawl of the Wild


November 20, 2017

Havre Daily News/Colin ThompsonColin Thompson

Montana State quarterback Chris Murray, right, runs during Saturday's Brawl of the Wild at Bobcat Stadium in Bozeman. The Bobcats rushed for mor than 300 yards in their 31-23 win over the Grizzlies. For more coverage, see Tuesday's Havre Daily News.

BOZEMAN - It had only been 365 days since the last time the Montana State Bobcats had hoisted the Great Divide Trophy. But it had been 12 long years since they did it inside Bobcat Stadium.

The long wait ended in a wild finish in front of 19,907 fans Saturday in Bozeman as the Bobcats (5-6, 5-3) rushed for 322 yards in a 31-23 win over the Montana Grizzlies in the 117th Brawl of the Wild.

Much like last year's win in Missoula, the Bobcats rode the running game and the legs of now sophomore quarterback Chris Murray, who rushed for 99 yards and threw for 90 more in his second win over the G...

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