MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) Mathias Ward scored 26 points to lead Montana to a 78-58 victory over Carroll College (Mont.) on Saturday night.
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) Brian Bell threw for 254 yards and three touchdowns and Sam Houston State cruised to a 34-16 FCS playoff quarterfinal win over Montana State on Friday night.
At some point a championship team usually needs its quarterback to win a game. Not not-lose one. Win one.
The Bears got one of those from Jay Cutler on Sunday.