Jeff Malby, Assistant to the Athletic Director, Office of Sports Information, 406.238.7376,

Battlin’ Bears play host to the University of Great Falls in Frontier playoffs 

BILLINGS, Mont. – March 3, 2015 – The Rocky Mountain College Battlin’ Bears’ men’s basketball team will host the University of Great Falls Argonauts at the Fortin Center Wednesday for a first-round Frontier Conference playoff game at 7 p.m.

Due to Frontier Conference regulations, passes such as Montana Coaches Association, Frontier regular season, RMC Athletic Hall of Fame, and RMC season passes will not be honored. Only 2014-15 NAIA membership cards will be accepted.

Ticket gate prices are $8 for adults and $6 for students. Children under age eight get in free.

Area high school coaches are encouraged to bring their teams to watch the Bears battle the Argos. The ticket price is $5 per person. If interested, please contact Rocky Athletic Director Bruce Parker at (406) 657-1124.

The Bears (19-9, 8-6 FC) split two regular season games with the Argos (17-11, 6-8). The Argos beat the Bears 85-69 in Billings on Jan. 15, while the Bears returned the favor by knocking off UGF in Great Falls, 89-74, on Feb. 14.

If the Bears win, they will travel to Dillon to play UMW-Western Saturday for a semifinal matchup against the regular season co-champion Bulldogs.