Spirit Lake's Billy Brown Now A Senior At North Dakota
Billy Brown, a 2016 graduate of Spirit Lake High School, is now a senior on the North Dakota men's basketball team. He has loved his time in Grand Forks as a member of the fighting hawks basketball team.
North Dakota finished the regular season with a record of 13-17 and 7-9 in the summit league. Billy has started in all 30 games this year and has scored 149 points this season. He is averaging 5 points and 3 assists per game. His best game this year was against Northland College on December 17th. He scored 17 points and had 7 assists.
The fighting hawks will open up the Summit League Tournament as the #6 seed against #3 seed South Dakota. South Dakota won both contests during the regular season by the scores of 82-68 and 77-67.
North Dakota vs. South Dakota will be Sunday March 8th at 8:30 PM. The Summit League men's basketball tournament will be held at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls.
***Photo Credit To Russ Hons, FightingHawks.com***