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Dawgs bite Lights, Skylights in Dillon


January 15, 2018

Wally Feldt

Montana State University-Northern's Charles Porter scoops a shot during Saturday night's Frontier Conference game at UM-Western. The Lights dropped the battle with the Bulldogs 79-77.

The Montana State University-Northern Lights went into one of their longest road trips of the season tied for first place in the Frontier Conference standings. But the Lights ran into two NAIA national powerhouses this weekend and dropped a pair of tough, hard-fought games.

One of those games came Saturday night when the Lights came up two points short against the No. 16 UM-Western Bulldogs at Straugh Gymnasium in Dillon. The two bitter rivals fought right to the end, but the Bulldogs held on for a 79-77 win, dropping the Lights to 3-3 in the Frontier.

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