The addition gives UM six games at Washington-Grizzly Stadium in Missoula.
The Grizzlies went 8-5 last season and 6-2 in the Big Sky Conference. Mississippi Valley State, from the Southwestern Athletic Conference, went 1-10.
Montana also announced Tuesday it has scheduled two future games against Missouri State. The series kicks off Sept. 12, 2020 when the Grizzlies visit Springfield, Missouri, and concludes at Washington-Grizzly Stadium on Sept. 18, 2021.
2016 Montana Schedule
Sept. 3, Saint Francis
Sept. 10, at Northern Iowa
Sept. 24, at Cal Poly*
Oct. 1, Southern Utah* (Homecoming)
Oct. 8, Mississippi Valley State*
Oct. 15, Sacramento State*
Oct. 22, at Northern Arizona*
Oct. 29, at Eastern Washington*
Nov. 5, Idaho State*
Nov. 12, at Northern Colorado*
Nov. 19, Montana State*
* - Big Sky Conference game