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Montana Grizzlies
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School Name: University of Montana
Location: Missoula, Montana
Arena: Dahlberg Arena
Capacity: 7,500
Conference: Big Sky
Head coach: Wayne Tinkle

The Montana Grizzlies men's basketball team is an NCAA Division I college basketball team competing in the Big Sky Conference. Home games are played at Dahlberg Arena located inside the University of Montana's Adams Center.

Season-by-Season Records

Season-by-Season Records
Season Coach Overall Conference Standing Postseason
No Coach Listed (1901–1904)
1901-1902 n/a 0-1
1902-1903 n/a 1-1
1903-1904 n/a 1-0
n/a: 2-2
No Team (1904–1905)
1904-1905 n/a x
Fred W. Schule (1905–1907)
1905-1906 Fred W. Schule 4-2
1906-1907 Fred W. Schule 2-2
Fred W. Schule: 6-4
Albion Findley (1907–1909)
1907-1908 Albion Findley 6-3
1908-1909 Albion Findley unavailable
No Team (1909–1911)
1909-1910 n/a x
1910-1911 n/a x
Albert N. Whitlock (1911–1912)
1911-1912 Albert N. Whitlock 1-6
W.W.H Mustaine (1912–1914)
1912-1913 W.W.H Mustaine 5-3
1913-1914 W.W.H Mustaine 3-8
W.W.H Mustaine: 8-11
Jerry Nissen (Northwest Conference) (1914–1918)
1914-1915 Jerry Nissen 4-6
1915-1916 Jerry Nissen 7-3
1916-1917 Jerry Nissen 4-11
1917-1918 Jerry Nissen 6-6
Jerry Nissen: 21-26
No Team (1918–1919)
1918-1919 n/a x
Bernard Bierman (1919–1922)
1919-1920 Bernard Bierman 7-9
1920-1921 Bernard Bierman 12-8
1921-1922 Bernard Bierman 14-7
Bernard Bierman: 33-24
J.W. Stewart (Pacific Coast Conference) (1922–1932)
1922-1923 J.W. Stewart 7-14
1923-1924 J.W. Stewart 7-8
1924-1925 J.W. Stewart 9-10
1925-1926 J.W. Stewart 5-10
1926-1927 J.W. Stewart 5-11
1927-1928 J.W. Stewart 6-8
1928-1929 J.W. Stewart 9-11
1929-1930 J.W. Stewart 13-9
1930-1931 J.W. Stewart 10-12
1931-1932 J.W. Stewart 6-14
J.W. Stewart: 77-107
A.J. Lewandowski (Pacific Coast Conference) (1932–1937)
1932-1933 A.J. Lewandowski 8-11
1933-1934 A.J. Lewandowski 16-9-1
1934-1935 A.J. Lewandowski 6-18
1935-1936 A.J. Lewandowski 13-11
1936-1937 A.J. Lewandowski 14-12
A.J. Lewandowski: 57-61
George Dahlberg (Pacific Coast Conference) (1937–1941)
1937-1938 George Dahlberg 10-19
1938-1939 George Dahlberg 17-13
1939-1940 George Dahlberg 17-8 AAU National Tournament 3rd Round
1940-1941 George Dahlberg 13-14
1941-1942 George Dahlberg 14-10
George Dahlberg: 71-64
Clyde Carpenter/Ed Chinske (Pacific Coast Conference) (1942–1943)
1942-1943 Clyde Carpenter/Ed Chinske 15-9
Edward Buzzetti (Pacific Coast Conference) (1943–1944)
1943-1944 Edward Buzzetti 2-10
George Dahlberg (Pacific Coast Conference/Skyline Conference) (1944–1955)
1944-1945 George Dahlberg 7-22
1945-1946 George Dahlberg 13-16
1946-1947 George Dahlberg 12-16 NAIB Tournament 1st Round
1947-1948 George Dahlberg 21-11
1948-1949 George Dahlberg 12-13 NAIB Tournament 1st Round
1949-1950 George Dahlberg 27-4
1950-1951 George Dahlberg 13-17
1951-1952 George Dahlberg 12-14
1952-1953 George Dahlberg 14-11
1953-1954 George Dahlberg 8-19
1954-1955 George Dahlberg 12-14
George Dahlberg: 151-157
George Dahlberg
(1937-42)(1944-55):
222-221
Forrest Cox (Skyline Conference) (1955–1962)
1955-1956 Forrest Cox 14-12
1956-1957 Forrest Cox 13-9
1957-1958 Forrest Cox 12-10
1958-1959 Forrest Cox 10-14
1959-1960 Forrest Cox 7-17
1960-1961 Forrest Cox 14-9
1961-1962 Forrest Cox 10-14
Forrest Cox: 80-85
Ron Nord (Big Sky) (1962–1968)
1962-1963 Ron Nord 6-18
1963-1964 Ron Nord 6-17
1964-1965 Ron Nord 11-15
1965-1966 Ron Nord 14-10
1966-1967 Ron Nord 6-18
1967-1968 Ron Nord 8-17
Ron Nord: 51-95
Bob Cope (Big Sky) (1968–1970)
1968-1969 Bob Cope 9-17
1969-1970 Bob Cope 4-17
Bob Cope: 13-34
Lou Rocheleau (Big Sky) (1970–1971)
1970-1971 Lou Rocheleau 9-15
Jud Heathcote (Big Sky) (1971–1976)
1971-1972 Jud Heathcote 14-12
1972-1973 Jud Heathcote 13-13
1973-1974 Jud Heathcote 19-8
1974-1975 Jud Heathcote 21-8 NCAA Sweet 16
1975-1976 Jud Heathcote 13-12
Jud Heathcote: 80-53
Jim Brandenburg (Big Sky) (1976–1978)
1976-1977 Jim Brandenburg 6-20
1977-1978 Jim Brandenburg 20-9
Jim Brandenburg: 26-29
Mike Montgomery (Big Sky) (1978–1986)
1978-1979 Mike Montgomery 14-13
1979-1980 Mike Montgomery 17-11
1980-1981 Mike Montgomery 19-9
1981-1982 Mike Montgomery 17-10
1982-1983 Mike Montgomery 22-7
1983-1984 Mike Montgomery 23-7
1984-1985 Mike Montgomery 22-8 NIT 1st Round
1985-1986 Mike Montgomery 21-11 NIT 1st Round
Mike Montgomery: 155-76
Stew Morrill (Big Sky) (1986–1990)
1986-1987 Stew Morrill 18-11
1987-1988 Stew Morrill 18-11
1988-1989 Stew Morrill 20-11
1989-1990 Stew Morrill 19-10
1990-1991 Stew Morrill 23-8 NCAA 1st Round
Stew Morrill: 98-51
Blaine Taylor (Big Sky) (1991–1998)
1991-1992 Blaine Taylor 27-4 NCAA 1st Round
1992-1993 Blaine Taylor 17-11
1993-1994 Blaine Taylor 19-9 NIT 1st Round
1994-1995 Blaine Taylor 21-9
1995-1996 Blaine Taylor 20-8
1996-1997 Blaine Taylor 21-11 NCAA 1st Round
1997-1998 Blaine Taylor 16-14
Blaine Taylor: 141-66
Don Holst (Big Sky) (1998–2002)
1998-1999 Don Holst 13-14
1999-2000 Don Holst 17-11
2000-2001 Don Holst 11-16
2001-2002 Don Holst 16-15 NCAA 1st Round
Don Holst: 57-56
Pat Kennedy (Big Sky) (2002–2004)
2002-2003 Pat Kennedy 13-17
2003-2004 Pat Kennedy 10-18
Pat Kennedy: 23-35
Larry Kryskowiak (Big Sky) (2004–2006)
2004-2005 Larry Kryskowiak 18-13 NCAA 1st Round
2005-2006 Larry Kryskowiak 24-7 NCAA 2nd Round
Larry Kryskowiak: 42-20
Wayne Tinkle (Big Sky) (2006–present)
2006-2007 Wayne Tinkle 17-15
2007-2008 Wayne Tinkle 14-16
2008-2009 Wayne Tinkle 17-12
2009-2010 Wayne Tinkle 22-10 NCAA 1st Round
Wayne Tinkle: 70-53
Total: 1,296 - 1,145

      National Champion         Conference Regular Season Champion         Conference Tournament Champion
      Conference Regular Season & Conference Tournament Champion       Conference Division Champion

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