Defending Big Sky champions return three starters from a 25-7 team
Montana: Wes is a walk-on who will redshirt in 2012-13.
High School: He earned nine letters at Beaverhead County High School: three each in football, basketball, and track and field...all-state in hoops as a junior and senior...three-time all-league basketball player...tournament MVP as a senior when his team went 21-2 en route to the state championship...team captain as a senior when he averaged 14.0 points, 4.0 rebounds, and 4.0 assists per game...hoops team finished second in the state his junior year, going 20-3...selected to play in the Montana-Wyoming All-Star Basketball Game...his basketball (and football) coach was former (1978-80) Griz defensive back/punter Terry Thomas.
Personal: His major is political science. His parents are Bill and Cathy Knox of Dillon. Birth date: June 15, 1993.
A PERSONAL LOOK AT WES:
Favorite Food: Ravioli.
Favorite class: Sociology.
Favorite Book: The Cloud Atlas.
Favorite TV show: Breaking Bad.
Favorite musical group: Blink 182, Drake, Tyga, Mumford & Sons.
Favorite movie: Up.
If a movie were made of my life, I would like the following actor to play me: Christian Bale.
The person in history I would most like to meet is: Bob Kane (the creator of Batman)
Favorite sport other than basketball: Football.
Favorite sports figure: Charles Barkley.
Favorite NBA team: Jazz.
Hobbies/Special Interests: Drawing, singing, going to the lake, basically anything outdoors.
Not many people know this, but I: was in choir all 4 years of high school.
My greatest moment in sports was: winning state football and basketball my senior year.
If I were not playing college hoops, I would be: a full-time student.
The best player I ever faced was: Matt Miller from Helena Capital.
The thing I like best about Montana basketball is: the competitiveness and how nice everyone is.
The thing that impresses me about Coach Tinkle: how humble and professional he is.
My advice to youngsters is: work hard and don't take anything for granted.
My future goals are: To earn a scholarship and to graduate.
- Online Stores
Griz defeat Wildcats 74-63
Forward Martin Breunig registered a double-double and guard Jordan Gregory scored 15 points, as...
Griz host preseason favorite Wildcats Saturday ...
The University of Montana Grizzlies (15-10/11-3 BSC) play their final regular-season home game,...
Griz defeat Bengals 88-77
The University of Montana Grizzlies had five players score in double figures, led by forward...
Griz host Bengals Thursday
The University of Montana Grizzlies (14-10/10-3 BSC) play their final two home games of the...
Gregory named Big Sky's Co-Player of the Week
The University of Montana's Jordan Gregory has been selected as the Big Sky Conference men's...
Griz win three overtime thriller at Northern...
The third time was indeed the charm for the University of Montana Grizzlies, as senior guard...
Montana at Northern Colorado Saturday
The University of Montana Grizzlies (13-10/9-3 BSC) play the Northern Colorado Bears (12-11/7-5) ...
Griz win 65-61 at North Dakota
Guard Jordan Gregory and forward Martin Breunig combined for 33 points and 14 rebounds to lead...