Southern Utah football: Thunderbirds set to host No. 2-ranked Montana State

Deseret News

Published: Saturday, Sept. 29 2012 12:00 a.m. MDT

Southern Utah is coming off a 49-42 win at Portland State in the team's first-ever Big Sky game. SUU has won two straight after opening with back-to-back losses at NCAA FBS-level schools.

The Thunderbirds now host second-ranked Montana State, who also got a win in its Big Sky opener last weekend as the Bobcats stopped Northern Colorado, 41-16, at home in Bozeman, Mont.

At No. 2 Montana State is the highest-ranked team to ever play at SUU.

T-birds on the air

Montana St. (4-0, 1-0 Big Sky)

at Southern Utah (2-2, 1-0)

Today, 1:30 p.m.

Eccles Coliseum, Cedar City

TV: ROOT Radio: 91.1 FM

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