Lights fall to Firestorm in last-second heartbreaker
Last updated 9/18/2023 at 11:57am
In the desert, the Montana State University-Northern Lights had a chance to get a coveted Frontier Conference opening win. Instead, they left Phoenix, Arizona, heartbroken.
The Lights lost to Arizona Christian University 21-20 on Saturday night in Glendale, Arizona.
Northern tallied 244 yards of total offense — 171 in the air — while the Firestorm accounted for 256, of which 179 yards were on the ground. The Lights scored their first touchdown in the first quarter keeping Arizona scoreless. Both teams scored in the second quarter to take the game to 13-7 going into halftime. The Lig...