Chris Lider

Chris Lider

Player Profile

RS Junior

Bellevue, Wash.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 199





An A+ effort: Montana tops Big Sky Conference


Offense has breakout evening in final scrimmage of spring drills

Six different players score touchdowns as the offense racks up 465 yards on a beautiful night in WGS


A look at practice No. 13 as Griz prepare for their final scrimmage

Former Griz QBs Dickenson and Edwards to speak, 2013 team captains to be announced


Defense leads the way in the Grizzlies' annual Spring Game in Ronan

Griz D grabs four interceptions & has seven sacks/Canada paces the offense with 109 yards rushing


Griz look sharper in spring practice No. 10

Kickers Chris Lider and Harrison Greenberg end practice by nailing eight field goals in a row


Montana vs. Northern Arizona (9/22/12)

Montana vs. Northern Arizona (9/22/12)

MONTANA: Chris will start as UM's place-kicker for the second consecutive season in 2013.

2012: He had a solid year, making 15-of-21 (71.4%) of his field goal attempts and 37-of-41 (90.2%) of his PAT kicks. Also, 24 of his 71 kickoffs (33.9%) were touchbacks. He was an honorable mention All-Big Sky Conference selection. His 82 points rank him 17th on UM's single-season scoring list. He was named to the Big Sky's all-academic team.

2011: He was a redshirt at Montana.

HIGH SCHOOL: He was a first team all-state pick at punter as a junior and senior at Sammamish High School...also twice all-league as a kicker...his team's "Special Teams Player of the Year" in 2009 and 2010...a two-time all-conference selection in soccer as a captain in football his senior year for coach Brian Tucci.

CAREER HIGHS: He had a 46-yard field goal against Liberty last season. He kicked three field goals (with two misses) at Weber State a year ago. He made 10-of-10 PATs against Idaho State in 2012, which ties the school record.

PERSONAL: His major is finance. Birth date: Nov. 17, 1992. His parents are Kirk and Carol Lider of Bellevue.



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