1979 Montana Grizzlies football team
|1979 Montana Grizzlies football|
|Conference||Big Sky Conference|
|1979 record||3–7 (2–5 Big Sky)|
|Head coach||Gene Carlson (4th year)|
|Home stadium||Dornblaser Field|
|1979 Big Sky football standings|
|Montana State $||6||–||1||–||0||6||–||4||–||0|
The 1979 Montana Grizzlies football team represented the University of Montana in the 1979 NCAA Division I-AA football season. A charter member of the Big Sky Conference, the Grizzlies were led by fourth-year head coach Gene Carlson and played their home games at Dornblaser Field, an off-campus venue in Missoula.
Washington State# L 34-14
at Northern Arizona L 26-13
Weber State W 23-16
Idaho State W 28-24
at Idaho L 20-17
Nevada L 27-20
at Montana State L 38-21
at Northern Colorado W 20-10
Portland State L 40-32
- in Spokane
- 2010 Montana Football Media Guide Archived July 31, 2012, at the Wayback Machine., University of Montana, 2010.
- "Montana coach out". Spokane Daily Chronicle. (Washington). UPI. November 20, 1979. p. 17.
- "Fired: University of Montana dumps coaching staff". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). Associated Press. November 20, 1979. p. 23.
- "Safety lifts Boise State past Grizzlies". Lewiston Morning Tribune. (Idaho). Associated Press. October 7, 1979. p. 6D.