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Third time is a charm for Skylights

After two close calls, MSU-N finally takes down nationally ranked LC State


February 25, 2019

Havre Daily News/Colin Thompson

Montana State University-Northern's Tiara Gilham, right, heads to the basket during Northern's dramatic Frontier Conference win over #17 Lewis-Clark State Friday night in the Armory Gymnasium. The win was Northern's second defeat of a Top 25 team in the last three weeks.

In two games against the nationally ranked Lewis-Clark State Warriors this season, the Montana State University-Northern Skylights had LCSC all but beat. Only, they didn't, as LCSC stormed back to beat Northern last month in Havre, and again in Lewiston, Idaho.

Friday night in the Armory Gymnasium, Northern found itself in the same situation for the third time. The Skylights led 17th-ranked LCSC by as many as 18 points, but could only watch as the Warriors stormed back to cut Northern's lead to one point with :13 left. This time, however, the Skylights made it across the finish line.

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