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Mar 20, 2024; Dayton, OH, USA; Montana State Bobcats guard Robert Ford III (20) high-fives Montana State Bobcats head coach Matt Logie at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

Report: Badgers to host Montana State in key non-conference game

Montana State has been a regular in recent NCAA tournaments.

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Mar 20, 2024; Dayton, OH, USA; Montana State Bobcats guard Robert Ford III (20) high-fives Montana State Bobcats head coach Matt Logie at UD Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
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Report: Badgers to host Montana State in key non-conference game

Montana State has been a regular in recent NCAA tournaments.

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