The Montana State Bobcats play Portland State University on Saturday as their first opponent in the Big Sky Conference.  Here's what you need to know about Portland State University:

  • Portland State University's mascot is a viking.
  • Portland State University's colors are green and white.
  • Their head coach Bruce Barnum originally started at Portland State as an offensive coordinator in 2010.
  • Bruce Barnum has been Portland State's head coach since December 2014.
  • The game will be held in Hillsboro Stadium which holds 7,600 people.
  • Hillsboro Stadium has a 170,000-square-foot turf field.  Which means the field is large enough to hold two games at the same time.
  • Portland State University or PSU is a public research university in downtown Portland, Oregon.
  • Portland State University was established in 1946.
  • They are 1-2 this football season. They beat College of Idaho 63-14, lost to Nevada 19-72 and lost to Oregon 14-62.

Game time on Saturday is 3 p.m. You can listen to the game on 100.7 XL Country; online at XLcountry.com; and on the XL Country app.