Big Sky men's basketball tournament

WATCH – Big Sky men’s tourney quarters: Griz down Weber State once again


In the fourth and final quarterfinal game of the Big Sky Conference men’s basketball tournament, No. 6 Montana beat No. 3 Weber State 80-75.

The win marks the seventh time in eight years and the eighth time since 2010 that the Griz eliminated the Wildcats in the postseason. UM moves on to play No. 2 Eastern Washington in the second semifinal at 8 p.m. Friday night.

Following the game, Montana head coach Travis DeCuire, freshman Robby Beasley III (left, 23 points) and junior Mack Anderson along with Weber head coach Randy Rahe, freshman Dillon Jones and senior Cody Carlson addressed the media.

About Colter Nuanez

Colter Nuanez is the co-founder and senior writer for Skyline Sports. After spending six years in the newspaper industry with stops at the Missoulian, the Ellensburg Daily Record and the Bozeman Daily Chronicle, the former Washington Newspaper Association Sportswriter of the Year and University of Montana Journalism School graduate ('09) has cultivated a deep passion for sports journalism during his 13-year career covering the Big Sky Conference. In August of 2014, Colter and brother Brooks merged their passions of writing and art to found Skyline Sports.

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