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Montana Western holding benefit for Mark Durham

Posted at 5:22 PM, Feb 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-05 16:57:19-04

Montana Western Sports Information release

DILLON — The University of Montana Western Athletic department has announced that the Basketball games played on Feb. 14 in the Straugh Gymnasium will be part of a benefit for longtime coach and athletic director Mark Durham.

On February 14, 2018 the Montana Western Bulldogs will host the Montana Tech Orediggers in Frontier Conference basketball action. The games will be in conjunction with the senior night ceremony. All proceeds from the game will benefit Mark Durham who is battling cancer.

Durham was the head coach of the men’s basketball team from 1996- 2005, head coach of the Bulldog golf team from 2000-2007 and the Athletic Director from 2006-2012.

The first 400 fans to enter the game will receive a “Durham Strong” T-shirt, gates open at 4:30 p.m.

All proceeds from admission to concessions and the 50-50 drawing will go to Durham.