Area legend Mike Tilleman dies at age 76
Lights' Stadium playing surface will be named Mike Tilleman Field
Last updated 9/21/2020 at 10:18am
Havre, Chinook, the Hi-Line. We've all lost one of the legendary athletes to ever be produced in these parts, as well as a longtime member of the community.
Mike Tilleman died Friday morning at the age of 76. Tilleman died not long after the Montana Board of Regents approved a request by Montana State University-Northern to name the new playing surface at the new Lights Stadium after Tilleman. The artificial surface will be officially named Mike Tilleman Field. Tilleman was recently honored at a ceremony at the stadium in Havre in which MSU-N Chancellor Greg Kegel said:
"Mike was the ori...