The House That Rob Built: Montana Basketball Rivalry

Underfunded and sidelined by men’s athletics, the Lady Griz, as they came to be known, bloomed under the fresh Title IX regulations that brought equal funding, scholarships and facilities to women’s collegiate sports. Selvig’s hard-driving style took the team from humble roots playing before empty stands and built them into the preeminent women’s basketball program west of the Rockies. Coach Selvig’s pioneering approach recruited young women not only from the small towns and one-room schoolho