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Mike Tilleman and family honored during Northern's first stadium celebration


August 27, 2020

Havre Daily News/Colin Thompson

Montana State University-Northern Chancellor Greg Kegel, left, has Lights' head coach Andrew Rolin cut the ribbon on the new stadium at Northern Wednesday evening. The ceremony was also to honor Havre and Chinook legend Mike Tilleman and his family for all of their support for the Northern football program over the years.

The Montana State University-Northern Lights, and their fans, are going to have to wait a while longer to see a game inside the new stadium on Northern's campus. And yet, that didn't stop a celebration from becoming a very special moment Wednesday night.

With the field now fully installed, and Phase I construction at the new stadium nearing completion, Northern decided to combine its annual welcome back staff and faculty barbecue with a ribbon cutting ceremony at the stadium Wednesday evening.

The ceremony, however, was much more than just unveiling the field and stadium. It was also a t...

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