The Big Sky Conference leading and 4th ranked Montana State Bobcats (6-1, 4-0) visit Nottingham Field this afternoon to face the UNC Bears (0-7, 0-3) at 1:35pm. The game time forecast for 'Family & Friends Day' is for beautiful October sunshine and temps in the mid-70s. GO BEARS!

GAME NOTES:

  • UNC's win over Montana State at Nottingham Field in 2007 marked the Bear's first Big Sky Conference victory.
  • Big Sky home teams are 24-8 in conference games this year.
  • Montana State leads the Big Sky Conference in rush defense, pass defense, total defense, and scoring defense.
  • UNC linebacker Clarence Bumpas leads the Big Sky Conference in tackles.
  • UNC safety Marcel Gibbons leads the league in tackles-for-loss.