Jon Kasper is a native of Great Falls, Montana who went to C.M. Russell High with former Montana All-American quarterback Dave Dickenson. Kasper attended the University of Montana, working for the student newspaper and radio station before becoming a staffer at the Missoula. Jon worked covering the UM football beat from 1997 until 2004 before taking a job at the Big Sky Conference office. He currently serves as a Senior Associate Commissioner for Championships at the Big Sky.
What is Griz Greats: The Silver Anniversary of the 1995 National Champions?
In 1995 the University of Montana football team made a magical run to its first national championship, beating the Marshall Thundering Herd 22-20 on December 16th for the title. We commemorate this remarkable season 25 years later, through the eyes of the players, coaches and personnel involved in bringing a championship to Missoula Montana.