Danny Wild-US PRESSWIRE
The Montana State Bobcats begin their 2012 FCS playoff journey on Saturday, Dec. 1 when they host Stony Brook.
The Montana State Bobcats host the Stony Brook Seawolves in the second round of the FCS tournament on Saturday, Dec. 1. The Bobcats are the No. 3 seed in the tournament and Stony Brook won their first round game against Villanova to advance into the second round.
Montana State (10-1, 7-1 Big Sky) earned the third seed in the playoffs through their high powered offense, averaging 36.6 points per game. Their only loss on the season came to playoff No. 2 seed and Big Sky champion, Eastern Washington. Last season Montana State beat New Hampshire by one point in the second round, 26-25.
Stony Brook (10-2, 5-1 Big South) defeated the Villanova Wildcats 20-10 in the first round on Saturday, Nov. 24. Both Miguel Maysonet and Marcus Coker rushed for over 100 yards for the Seawolves. The Stony Brook offense relies on the run, but can score at pace with the Bobcats, averaging 37.5 points per game.
Game Date and Time: Saturday, Dec. 1, 5 p.m. PT
Online Streaming Video: ESPN3