Carroll College women hold off Northern in a Frontier Conference slugfest
Last updated 1/5/2021 at 7:30am
There's no denying that the Carroll College Fighting Saints are one of the premier teams in NAIA women's basketball right now. And that's what made the Montana State University-Northern's defensive performance Monday night so impressive.
But, as good as the Skylights were in their Frontier Conference opener, the No. 6 Saints found a way to get out of the Armory Gymnasium with a 53-48 win in the first of back-to-back nights between the bitter rivals.
And while Carroll improved to 3-0 in league play, and the Saints jumped in front 14-3, the game was very much up for grabs in the final minut...