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2013-2014
 
March 21, 2014
George Ferguson Column: It's been one amazing college basketball season around here

Havre Daily News
Sports don’t work out the way we want them to sometimes. And other times, they surprise us and give us more joy than...
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March 21, 2014
Lions stop Lights in Kansas City

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern Lights did everything they could to avoid that stinging feeling of a season coming to an end in a...
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March 20, 2014
Where there's a Will

Havre Daily News
Every successful college basketball team has that one player, that one who is similar to the drummer in a band. He might not steal...
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March 19, 2014
Lights ready for high-powered Lions

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern Lights have been here before. In fact, they’ve been here many times. But this Lights’ team...
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March 18, 2014
Through the ringer: Lights still standing

Havre Daily News
The road to the postseason isn’t a breeze, for any college basketball team, at any level. But make no mistake, the road to the 2014...
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March 18, 2014
Hi-Line Athlete Profile: Roshawn West, MSU-N Basketball

Havre Daily News
Havre is a long way from Seattle, but Roshawn West has been right at home with the Lights. Roshawn West and the Montana State University-Northern Lights...
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March 14, 2014
High-scoring Lions will test MSU-N defense

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team is no stranger to the NAIA national tournament. And inside...
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March 13, 2014
Once again, Lights are going to Kansas City

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern Lights are getting to be old hands at traveling to Kansas City every spring. And with each trip...
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March 12, 2014
Three Lights named Frontier All-Conference

Havre Daily News
The Frontier Conference men’s basketball season came to an end with the Rocky Mountain College Battlin’ Bears beating...
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March 5, 2014
Lights, Skylights hang on in NAIA Polls

Havre Daily News
It’s getting down to the wire for the Montana State University-Northern men’s and women’s basketball teams. And after the last regular...
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March 3, 2014
Argos shock Lights in Frontier quarterfinal

Havre Daily News
It’s pretty safe to say the Montana State University-Northern Lights have had the Great Falls Argos’ number recently. Especially in...
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February 28, 2014
One more time: Lights meet Argos

Havre Daily News
They say the third time’s a charm. But the Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team is hoping that’s not the case tonight...
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February 26, 2014
Frontier Notebook: Lights, Skylights move up in NAIA Polls

Havre Daily News
That’s it and that’s that. The 2013-14 Frontier Conference regular season came to an end on Saturday night, and it was one of the wildest...
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February 24, 2014
New-look Frontier playoffs are set

Havre Daily News
The Frontier Conference regular season is over. And what a wild and wacky regular season it’s been. But now, the real fun begins as...
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February 24, 2014
Rocky dashes MSU-N's Frontier title hopes

Havre Daily News
Momentum can be a great ally in the game of basketball. But not when your opponent seems to have all of it. And despite winning six of its...
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February 21, 2014
One down, one big game to go for Lights

Havre Daily News
Tonight, the Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team has what can only be described as a winner-take-all game with...
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February 20, 2014
Huge games against Hawks, Bears

Havre Daily News
It’s now or never for the Montana State University-Northern Lights. At least that’s the way it will be if the Lights want to capture a...
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February 19, 2014
Frontier Notebook: Frontier season reaches the big finish line

Havre Daily News
It all comes down to this. The Frontier Conference has just one weekend of regular season basketball, and there’s plenty still to be...
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February 18, 2014
Friday will be special for MSU-N seniors

Havre Daily News
The last home stand of any season is big for the Montana State University-Northern men’s and women’s basketball teams. That’s because...
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February 17, 2014
Lights, Skylights fall at Westminster

Havre Daily News
Salt Lake City has never been very friendly to the Montana State University-Northern basketball teams. And it wasn’t hospitable...
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February 14, 2014
Lights earn key road win at Western

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern Lights are no strangers to close games. But three weeks worth of dogfights and the Lights have now...
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February 13, 2014
Lights put win streak on the line tonight at Western

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team will play its two most important games of the season this weekend. There’s no...
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February 12, 2014
Frontier Notebook: Westminster leaving the Frontier

Havre Daily News
It was a big-game weekend in the Frontier Conference. On both the men’s and women’s side, epic showdowns took place around...
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February 11, 2014
MSU-N's Miller honored

Havre Daily News
For the second time this season, Montana State University-Northern senior Alfie Miller has earned...
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February 10, 2014
Wild Weekend: Lights beat Tech, LC State in thrilling comebacks at the Armory Gym

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team is no stranger to comebacks this season. The Lights are no strangers to overtime...
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February 10, 2014
George Ferguson Column: I still can't believe what I saw in the Armory

Havre Daily News
I’m getting old, and I like old ’80s music. And I love the song “Crazy Nights” by Kiss. So, it’s no wonder that song is dancing...
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February 7, 2014
Lights geared up for Diggers', Warriors

Havre Daily News
It’s cold outside, it’s February, it’s crunch time in the Frontier Conference. And that means it’s crunch time for the...
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February 6, 2014
Frontier Notebook: MSU-N dominates on defense

Havre Daily News
Three weekends is all that separates Frontier Conference basketball teams and the postseason. In other words, it’s crunch time in...
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February 5, 2014
Alfie Sees The 3

Havre Daily News
To a basketball fan, to the casual observer, the 3-point shot happens in the blink of an eye. From the time a player lets go of the ball...
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February 5, 2014
Lights back in NAIA Top 25; Skylights hold steady

Havre Daily News
Winning back-to-back games against a nationally ranked rival, and another win on the road will certainly make you a team...
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February 3, 2014
On a roll: Lights win at Lewis-Clark State

Havre Daily News
Two weeks ago, the Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team could have let the season get away when the Lights...
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January 31, 2014
Lights top Argos 54-50 for the second time in six days

Havre Daily News
When the Frontier Conference men’s basketball schedule came out last summer, Montana State University-Northern head coach...
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January 30, 2014
MSU-Northern tops Argos

Great Falls Tribune
The MSU-Northern Lights won a hard-fought game at the McLaughlin Center tonight, defeating the UGF Argos 54-50. It was a very close game with...
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January 30, 2014
Lights brace for rematch with Argos

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern Lights struck the first blow in their 2014 series with the University of Great Falls Argos. Now, just six...
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January 29, 2014
Frontier Notebook: Crazy Frontier reaches halfway mark

Havre Daily News
Halfway home. The Frontier Conference men’s and women’s basketball season is half over, and the Frontier titles are officially up...
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January 27, 2014
Sinking the Argos: Lights pull off a late rally to beat Argos

Havre Daily News
In the game of basketball, a split second in time is all that’s needed to change momentum. Sometimes, it’s all that’s needed to turn a devastating loss...
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January 24, 2014
Streaking Argos invade Havre tonight

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern Lights are used to being the hunted when it comes to their rivalry with the Great Falls Argos. Year after year, the...
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January 23, 2014
College Basketball: UGF teams in Havre to meet MSU-Northern

Great Falls Tribune
Why, Steve Silsby was asked, is it so difficult for visiting teams to win at the Montana State-Northern Armory Gym in Havre? “No. 1, they’ve always ...
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January 23, 2014
Frontier Notebook: It's rivalry week in the Frontier

Havre Daily News
When the dust settles on the next three nights of Frontier Conference basketball, the season will officially be half over. But before the second...
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January 22, 2014
(NAIA Coaches Poll) Skylights remain solid inside NAIA Top 25

Havre Daily News
It’s nearly the halfway point in the 2014 Frontier Conference basketball season, and the Montana State University-Northern women’s basketball team...
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January 20, 2014
Lights down Diggers' in double OT thriller

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team has been on a rollercoaster ride since Frontier Conference play began. And this weekend's...
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January 17, 2014
Lights ready to rebound

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team picked up a huge Frontier Conference home win last Thursday night when the Lights beat...
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January 16, 2014
Frontier Notebook: Frontier standings are a tangled mess

Havre Daily News
If anything has become abundantly clear so far during the Frontier Conference basketball season thus far, it’s that the league is going to take many...
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January 15, 2014
Skylights continue to rise in NAIA Poll

Havre Daily News
Despite both the Montana State University-Northern men’s and women’s basketball teams dropping tough games to powerful Westminster College last ...
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January 13, 2014
Angry Griffins run away from Lights

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team is known for playing tenacious defense and making clutch 3-pointers, among many other...
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January 10, 2014
Armory Fun: Lights kennel Bulldogs in wild rivalry game

Havre Daily News
The rivalry between the Montana State University-Northern Lights and the UM-Western Bulldogs has become as intense as any series in the Frontier Conference. And the...
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January 9, 2014
Rivals: Lights host Bulldogs, Griffins

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team is certainly feeling good after its dramatic overtime win last Saturday at Dickinson State, but...
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January 9, 2014
Frontier Notebook: Youth movement in the Frontier

Havre Daily News
The Frontier Conference may have officially began back in November, but things didn’t really come into full, serious mode until last weekend...
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January 8, 2014
Lights, Skylights both rise in NAIA Polls

Havre Daily News
When the Montana State University-Northern men’s and women’s basketball teams step on the floor Thursday night for their first Frontier Conference home...
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January 6, 2014
Lights grounds Hawks on a buzzer beater

Havre Daily News
Less than two weeks ago, the Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team needed a last-second, 3-point play by senior Roshawn West to beat Northwest...
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January 3, 2014
Skylights topple Bears; Lights fall

Havre Daily News
During a difficult non-conference schedule, the Montana State University-Northern women’s basketball team played some stellar defense. It appears...
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January 2, 2014
It's Frontier Time: Lights, Bears brace for big showdown

Havre Daily News
Just five days ago, the Montana State University-Northern Lights were at home, winning two games against little-known Northwest Indian College. But, in college ...
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December 31, 2013
2014 Frontier Men's Basketball Preview

Havre Daily News
When it comes to winning the Frontier Conference men's basketball championship, it's been tough to pinpoint an exact formula. After all, the league has...
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December 30, 2013
Lights sweep Eagles at home

Havre Daily News
When you beat a team by 35 points, when you drain 16 3-pointers and are never threatened, and you’re playing the same club the next day, you don't...
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December 30, 2013
2013: Havre Daily's top local sports stories

Havre Daily News
Year-in and year-out, the Hi-Line produces many magical sports moments. Whether it’s a team state championship, a great individual accomplishment, or...
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December 27, 2013
2014 Frontier Basketball Preview: Posts

Havre Daily News
There’s no question the talent at the guard position in Frontier Conference men’s basketball is outstanding this season. But there’s...
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December 27, 2013
Lights, Skylights go back to work

Havre Daily News
It’s back to work for the nationally ranked Montana State University-Northern basketball teams. And this weekend marks the end of...
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December 26, 2013
2014 Frontier Basketball Preview: Guards

Havre Daily News
In the Frontier Conference, shooting, speed, getting to the rim, and being able to lock down a team’s best player in man-to-man defense has...
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December 11, 2013
Lights, Skylights garner NAIA national rankings

Havre Daily News
Tuesday was a good day for the basketball teams at Montana State University-Northern. The first regular season NAIA Coaches Polls were released...
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December 9, 2013
Skylights, Lights win games in Canada

Havre Daily News
Conference play is fast approaching for both the Montana State University Northern men’s and women’s basketball teams. And with not...
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December 6, 2013
Lights slow down Pronghorns

Havre Daily News
Last month, the Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team had an all-out battle with the Lethbridge Pronghorns north of the border...
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December 5, 2013
Lights host Pronghorns in a rematch tonight

Havre Daily News
Five days ago, the Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team pulled off by far its biggest win of the young season. Beating Carroll...
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December 4, 2013
Hi-LIne Athlete Profile: Jesse Vaughan, MSU-N Basketball

Havre Daily News
Jesse Vaughan has been an ideal student athlete at Montana State University-Northern since arriving on campus more than a year ago. That might be...
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December 2, 2013
Holiday Sweep: Lights storm back to beat Fighting Saints

Havre Daily News
Winter hasn’t even started yet, and to be honest, the meat of the Frontier Conference men’s basketball season is still a month away. But none...
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November 29, 2013
Lights open league play against improved Saints

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern men's basketball team isn't done with its non-conference chedule. Not by long shot. But, for one night...
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November 25, 2013
Road weary Lights win in Jamestown

Havre Daily News
It has been a long, tough couple of road trips for the Montana State University-Northern Lights, but every win is much needed and appreciated, and the...
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November 22, 2013
Lights visit MSU-B, Jamestown

Havre Daily News
It’s bounce back time for the Montana State University-Northern basketball team. But rebounding from two tough losses last weekend in Arizona won’t be...
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November 19, 2013
MSU-N athletics thriving right now

Havre Daily News
The fall sports season didn’t come to the type of end that either the Montana State University-Northern volleyball or football team was...
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November 18, 2013
Lights get tripped up in Arizona

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern men's basketball team got out of town before the winter storm rolled through, but it was still...
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November 14, 2013
MSU-N hoops teams back on the road

Havre Daily News
It’s back to work for both Montana State University-Northern basketball teams this weekend. And both MSU-N squads will be involved in key...
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November 5, 2013
MSU-N's Miller touted as the Frontier Player of the Week

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern Lights have their first Frontier Conference Player of the Week honor. Northern senior guard Alfie Miller was ...
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November 4, 2013
Lights take the sting out of an old rival

Havre Daily News
As expected, if only for a moment, Friday night felt like 1980's Frontier Conference basketball inside the Armory Gymnasium. But...
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October 31, 2013
Lights nationally ranked in hoops

Havre Daily News
Once again, the Montana State University-Northern men's basketball team is in the national spotlight. For the third straight season...
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October 29, 2013
Lights sweep in Lethbridge

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern Lights got to play their first three games of the 2013-14 men's basketball season in the friendly confines of the Armory Gymnasium. But this...
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October 22, 2013
MSU-N men take to the road for the first time

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern men's basketball team is off to a perfect 3-0 start. But the Lights have only played games inside the friendly confines...
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October 21, 2013
Sweep: Lights tame Cougars, twice

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern basketball team knew it was stepping up in competition this weekend. So the Lights responded by stepping up their...
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October 18, 2013
Lights host Cougars, twice

Havre Daily News
It’s still early in October and it's still very early in the NAIA basketball season. But the Montana State University-Northern Lights are already looking to kick their season...
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October 15, 2013
Lights touted third, Skylights sixth in hoops

Havre Daily News
The Frontier Conference men’s and women’s basketball seasons don’t fully begin until January. But the conference ...
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October 14, 2013
Lights bring down the Thunder

Havre Daily News
It took 10 minutes or so, but once the Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team found a little rhythm, the Lights were off and running. Northern opened its ...
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October 11, 2013
MSU-N's journey begins with Concordia

Havre Daily News
It might be early October, and football and volleyball season has center stage right now, but it's about to be show time again in the...
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October 9, 2013
2013-14 MSU-N Basketball Preview: Lights seemed poised for a big run

Havre Daily News
This time one year ago, the Montana State University-Northern men's basketball team was preparing to open the season with a lot of uncertainty. After all, the Lights...
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August 2, 2013
Lights add stellar new shooting guard

Havre Daily News
The Frontier Conference basketball season is a ways off, but Montana State University-Northern basketball players will be arriving on campus very soon. And Northern...
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July 25, 2013
Lights release exciting hoops schedule

Havre Daily News
The Montana State University-Northern men's basketball team has went to three straight NAIA national tournaments. The Lights are also in the midst...
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April 30, 2013
A 'team-first' player: Bison star Dylan Tatarka ready for MSU-Northern

Great Falls Tribune
Dylan Tatarka remembers standing in the bleachers at the Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Mo. Cheering on his older brother...
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April 30, 2013
Another Tatarka headed to Northern

Havre Daily News
When it comes to the last name Tatarka, Montana State University-Northern men's basketball fans perk up. That's because former Great Falls High star...
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April 17, 2013
MSU-N inks Laurel basketball standout

Havre Daily News
One of the premier basketball players in Montana is heading to Havre and the campus of Montana State University-Northern. MSU-N head coach...
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April 10, 2013
Laurel's Thompson signs with Northern

Billings Gazette
Brett Thompson, an all-state guard at Laurel High School, has signed a letter of intent to join the men's basketball program at Montana State Northern in...
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