Entering Saturday’s contest, the lady Bulldogs are riding an 11-game winning streak, dating back to their Frontier Conference opening loss at Carroll College on December 1st. Included in those 11 straight wins are 3 over current Top 25 teams.
The Lady Saints have won the last 17 meetings between the two. Montana Tech’s last win over Carroll was a 78-64 Frontier tournament contest on February 28, 2017. As of the last coaches poll, Carroll is ranked #11 in the country.
Welcome to another wild weekend in the Frontier Conference.
The women’s side of the equation started with 3 teams ranked in the top 30. Carroll College the highest at #9 in the country, Western at #21, and Rocky Mountain College at #29.
Coming into Saturday’s games there were 3 teams that still had a possible shot at a playoff game. College of Idaho, number 13 in the country sitting on top of the conference with 1 loss. Montana Tech at # 20 in the country, and Carroll College #24, both with 2 losses on the year had hope, but they had to win out. Peri...
If there is a game that never needs a hype-man, it’s Tech Western. The first time Montana School of Mines played Montana Normal was Oct 3, 1925, and I KNOW there was no shortage of smack-talk even then.