|Nestled comfortably in the between the the shadows of Mount
Sentinel and the waters of the Clark Fork River, the campus of the University
deserves its reputation as one of the most scenic in the country.
The Montana Grizzlies compete in the Big Sky Conference,
which covers universities in the northwest part of the United States. The
Grizzlies are one of the most athletically distinguished members of the
conference. The investment the University has made in athletics has paid its
most conspicuous dividends in football and women's basketball.
In football, the Grizzlies are a powerhouse program of
Division I-AA. Montana has won or shared 11 conference championships since 1990.
The Grizzlies have also appeared in the national championship game 5 times since
1995, these years being 1995, 1996, 2000, 2001 and 2004. In 1995 and 2001 the
Grizzlies wer crowned as NCAA Division I-AA Champions.
In women's basketball, the Lady Grizzlies have been a
dominant conference force. Their achievements include 16 conference titles in
the last 24 years. Under the guidance of coach Robin Selvig, the Lady Grizzlies
have compiled an enviable record of 645-188 as of 2007.
The design of the Montana Grizzlies Fleece: Squares consists
of the University's logos -including the ferocious grizzly bear- over a red and
brown squared background.
The Montana Grizzlies Fleece: Squares is not suitable for
children's sleepwear. This polar fleece pattern has been licensed by the
University of Montana and is for individual consumption only. Any other use of
the Montana Grizzlies Fleece: Squares is prohibited and illegal.