Havre Daily News - News you can use

2018-19 MSU-N Basketball Preview: Lights are built to shine bright

Northern men have a great mix of veteran experience and fresh talent


October 17, 2018

Havre Daily News/Colin Thompson

Caulin Bakalarski and the Montana State University-Northern men's basketball team are a week away from beginning the 2018-19 season with a home game against Salish Kootenai College next Friday. The Lights are once again under the direction of longtime head coach Shawn Huse, who has built a team with plenty of veteran returners, as well as a mix of athletic and talented newcomers. The Lights begin the season next Friday at home, and they open Frontier Conference play Nov. 29 and Dec. 1 on the road.

You want consistency in college basketball - look no further than the Montana State University-Northern Lights under veteran head coach Shawn Huse.

In Huse' tenure at Northern, the Lights have averaged 20 wins a season, have reached the semifinals of the Frontier Conference Tournament 12 times, and have went to five different NAIA national tournaments. That's consistency.

And as the Lights embark on a brand new season, which they open next week at home, Huse once again has assembled a team that will not only be consistent but also talented and tough, In other words, the Lights will contin...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018

Rendered 03/11/2019 00:36