MISSOULA, Mont. -

Eastern Washington held strong against a Montana Grizzly comeback as the Eagles won a close one 42-37.

UM and Eastern Washington traded touchdowns in the second quarter, but the Eagles had the lead at halftime, 28-17.  Eastern struck for two more scores through the air in the third quarter to go up 42-17.

The Griz scored 20 unanswered points in the 4th quarter but it wasn't enough as Eastern escaped with the win.  Full story to follow soon.