Lights hold off Diggers for first win
With a three-touchdown lead, the easy thing for Montana State University-Northern would have been to run the clock out and take a decisive win - their first win of the season - back to Havre.
But that just wouldn't be the Lights now, would it? Before securing that elusive first win, Northern had to first weather a furious Montana Tech Oredigger comeback to pick up a 29-22 win at Memorial Stadium on the Montana Tech Campus in Butte.
The Lights grabbed a 29-8 lead on the strength of a pair of 1-yard touchdown runs from freshman Tanner Cochrell. With a 21-point lead, Northern was staring down...