March 7, 2010

Men's basketball heads back to Ogden in search of two more wins

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OGDEN, Utah -- Northern Colorado (No. 11 Mid-Major Top 25), just two victories from its first NCAA Tournament, will face Montana for the third time this season (1-1) Tuesday in a Big Sky Championship semifinal Tuesday at Dee Events Center.

The Bears are 4-9 all-time against the Grizzlies and have won two of the last three games in the series. In the teams’ two games this season, neither team has won a home game.

Tad Boyle (55-64) is in his fourth year at NC and is 2-6 against the Griz and 0-1 overall in the postseason. Wayne Tinkle (68-52) is in his fourth season at Montana, 6-2 against NC and 2-3 overall in postseason games.

GAME DETAILS
Date: Tuesday, March 9
Tip: 4:30 p.m. (MT)
Location: Ogden, Utah
Venue: Dee Events Ctr. (12,000)
Radio: 1310 KFKA (Greeley)
Play-by-play: Troy Coverdale
Web stream: 1310kfka.com
Television: Altitude
Play-by-play: Bill Riley
Analyst: Jay McMillan
Sideline: Jeff Friedman
Live stats: weberstatesports.com

WITH A WIN TUESDAY NIGHT ...