Montana State University-Northern and the Lights' football program finally got their dream stadium. But the coronavirus interrupted the coronation of a dream that became a reality.
Last updated 11/23/2020 at 9:23am
If you build it, they will come. That’s the famous line from the movie “Field of Dreams.” Unfortunately, in 2020, it’s not true. Just ask the Montana State University-Northern football program.
For years, Northern has dreamt of building an on-campus football stadium. This year, that dream became a reality. Northern now has that stadium with the completion of Phase I of the Lights Stadium project earlier this fall.
And yet, what would have been the Frontier Conference football season has now come and gone. And, for the entirety of the fall, Northern’s brand new football stadium...