January 28, 2010

No. 10 men's basketball welcomes in the Griz

RELATED CLICKS:
Northern Colorado notes | Big Sky Conference notes | Montana notes | Montana State notes

IN THE NEWS:
'Bears Seek Big Sky separation' (Greeley Tribune)

GAME DETAILS
Date: Thursday, Jan. 28
Tip: 7:05 p.m. (MT)
Location: Greeley, Colo.
Venue: Butler-Hancock (2,977)
Radio: 1310 KFKA (Greeley)
Play-by-play: Troy Coverdale
Web stream: 1310kfka.com
Television: BigSkyTV.org
Play-by-play: Troy Coverdale
Analyst: N/A
Sideline: N/A
Live stats: www.uncbears.com

THE GAME
Northern Colorado will continue its season-long four-game homestand Thursday night against the Montana Grizzlies. The Bears have a chance to bury the Griz (4-4 in league) in this one.

THE SERIES
This will be the 13th meeting all-time between the Bears and Montana and eighth Big Sky Conference meeting. NC lost its first five in the series but has now won two straight.

THE COACHES
Tad Boyle (48-62) is in his fourth year with Northern Colorado and fourth year overall as a head coach. Wayne Tinkle (61-50) is in his fourth year at Montana and fourth year overall.