Official 2015 Montana State University Gold Rush T-Shirts have been released. This year's Gold Rush game is set for Thursday, September 3 against Fort Lewis College in Bobcat Stadium. A T-shirt featuring the Bridger Mountains has been selected as the winning design.

Now in its ninth year, the Gold Rush game kicks off the Bobcat home football season and is designed to inspire fans to showcase their Bobcat spirit by filling the stadium in a sea of gold.

Mark Johnson of Billings created this year’s winning T-shirt design. Johnson identifies himself as a lifelong Bobcat fan who has attended every Gold Rush game. Johnson’s winning entry was one of 60 submissions, according to Scott Jurgens, associate athletic director of marketing and operations for Bobcat Athletics. Johnson will receive a $250 cash prize.

The limited edition Gold Rush T-shirts are now on sale for $12 and may be purchased at the MSU Bookstore and at Universal Athletic stores in Bozeman, Billings, Butte, Great Falls, Helena, Kalispell and Missoula. Gold Rush shirts are also available online at