GRIZ-CAT RIVALRY – BRAWL OF THE WILD

The Griz-Cat (Cat-Griz for you bobcat fans) Rivalry, also known as The Brawl of the Wild is an annual college football rivalry game between the Montana Grizzlies and the Montana State Bobcats. The rivalry began on November 26, 1897 in Bozeman, Montana, home of Montana State. The rivalry is the 31st oldest among active rivalries in NCAA Division I and of those is the 11th oldest west of the Mississippi River. It is also the 4th oldest active rivalry in the FCS and the oldest west of the Mississippi River.

Since 2001, the winner of the game takes home The Great Divide Trophy seen to the right.

The Griz-Cat tradition began in 1897, below are scores from the series over the past years. Currently the Montana Grizzlies lead the series over the Montana State Bobcats, 73-41-5.

Griz-Cat Historical Record

# YEAR WINNING TEAM LOSING TEAM
1 1897 Montana 18 Montana State 6
2 1898 Montana 6 Montana State 0
3 1898 Montana 16 Montana State 0
4 1899 Montana State 5 Montana 0
5 1899 Montana State 38 Montana 0
6 1900 Montana State 38 Montana 0
7 1901 Montana State 31 Montana 0
8 1902 Montana State 38 Montana 0
9 1903 Montana State 13 Montana 6
10 1904 Montana 79 Montana State 0
1905
1906
1907
11 1908 Montana 0 Montana State 0
12 1908 Montana State 5 Montana 0
13 1909 Montana 3 Montana State 0
14 1909 Montana 15 Montana State 5
15 1910 Montana 0 Montana State 0
16 1910 Montana 10 Montana State 0
1911
17 1912 Montana 7 Montana State 0
18 1912 Montana 39 Montana State 3
19 1913 Montana 7 Montana State 0
20 1913 Montana 20 Montana State 7
21 1914 Montana 26 Montana State 9
1915
22 1916 Montana 6 Montana State 6
23 1917 Montana 9 Montana State 7
1918
24 1919 Montana 6 Montana State 6
24 1920 Montana 28 Montana State 0
25 1921 Montana 14 Montana State 7
26 1922 Montana 7 Montana State 6
27 1923 Montana 24 Montana State 13
1924
28 1925 Montana 28 Montana State 7
29 1926 Montana 27 Montana State 0
30 1927 Montana 6 Montana State 0
31 1928 Montana 0 Montana State 0
32 1929 Montana State 14 Montana 12
33 1930 Montana 13 Montana State 6
34 1931 Montana 37 Montana State 6
35 1932 Montana State 10 Montana 7
36 1933 Montana 32 Montana State 0
37 1934 Montana 25 Montana State 0
38 1935 Montana 20 Montana State 0
39 1936 Montana 27 Montana State 0
40 1937 Montana 19 Montana State 0
41 1938 Montana 13 Montana State 0
42 1939 Montana 6 Montana State 0
43 1940 Montana 6 Montana State 0
44 1941 Montana 23 Montana State 13
1942
1943
1944
1945
46 1946 Montana 20 Montana State 7
47 1947 Montana State 13 Montana 12
48 1948 Montana 14 Montana State 0
49 1949 Montana 34 Montana State 12
50 1950 Montana 33 Montana State 0
51 1951 Montana 38 Montana State 0
52 1952 Montana 35 Montana State 12
53 1953 Montana 32 Montana State 13
54 1954 Montana 25 Montana State 12
55 1955 Montana 19 Montana State 0
56 1956 Montana State 33 Montana 14
57 1957 Montana State 22 Montana 13
58 1958 Montana State 20 Montana 6
59 1959 Montana State 40 Montana 6
60 1960 Montana 10 Montana State 6
61 1961 Montana State 10 Montana 9
62 1962 Montana 36 Montana State 19
63 1963 Montana State 18 Montana 3
64 1964 Montana State 30 Montana 6
65 1965 Montana State 24 Montana 7
66 1966 Montana State 38 Montana 0
67 1967 Montana State 14 Montana 8
68 1968 Montana State 29 Montana 24
69 1969 Montana 7 Montana State 6
70 1970 Montana 35 Montana State 0
71 1971 Montana 30 Montana State 0
72 1972 Montana State 21 Montana 3
73 1973 Montana State 33 Montana 7
74 1974 Montana State 43 Montana 29
75 1975 Montana State 20 Montana 3
76 1976 Montana State 21 Montana 12
77 1977 Montana State 24 Montana 19
78 1978 Montana 24 Montana State 8
79 1979 Montana State 38 Montana 21
80 1980 Montana State 24 Montana 7
81 1981 Montana 27 Montana State 17
82 1982 Montana 45 Montana State 15
83 1983 Montana State 28 Montana 8
84 1984 Montana State 34 Montana 24
85 1985 Montana State 41 Montana 18
86 1986 Montana 59 Montana State 28
87 1987 Montana 55 Montana State 7
88 1988 Montana 17 Montana State 3
89 1989 Montana 17 Montana State 2
90 1990 Montana 35 Montana State 18
91 1991 Montana 16 Montana State 9
92 1992 Montana 29 Montana State 17
93 1993 Montana 42 Montana State 30
94 1994 Montana 55 Montana State 20
95 1995 Montana 42 Montana State 33
96 1996 Montana 35 Montana State 14
97 1997 Montana 27 Montana State 25
98 1998 Montana 28 Montana State 21
99 1999 Montana 49 Montana State 3
100 2000 Montana 28 Montana State 3
101 2001 Montana 38 Montana State 27
102 2002 Montana State 10 Montana 7
103 2003 Montana State 27 Montana 20
104 2004 Montana 38 Montana State 22
105 2005 Montana State 16 Montana 6
106 2006 Montana 13 Montana State 7
107 2007 Montana 41 Montana State 20
108 2008 Montana 35 Montana State 3
109 2009 Montana 33 Montana State 19
110 2010 Montana State 21 Montana 16
111 2011 Montana 36 Montana State 10
112 2012 Montana State 16 Montana 7
113 2013 Montana 28 Montana State 14
114 2014 Montana 34 Montana State 7
115 2015 Montana 54 Montana State 35
116 2016 Montana State 24 Montana 17
117 2017 Montana State 31 Montana 23
118 2018 Montana State 29 Montana 25
119 2019 Montana State 48 Montana 14