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Griz dancing again

Montana repeats as Big Sky champs, draws rematch with mighty Michigan


March 18, 2019

406 Sports

Montana senior Ahmad Rorie goes up for a shot during Saturday night's Big Sky Conference championship game in Boise, Idaho.

For the second year in a row, the Montana men's basketball team completed an epic comeback against the Eastern Washington Eagles in the Big Sky Conference championship game.

And that's not the only thing that happened to the Grizzlies for the second year in a row.

With their second straight Big Sky title in hand, Montana earned an automatic bid into the 2019 NCAA men's basketball tournament, and there, the Griz will face the Michigan Wolverines for the second straight year.

Montana was given a No. 15 by the NCAA Sunday, and was paired with second-seeded Michigan in the West Region. The G...

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