Former NDSU men’s basketball coach Saul Phillips takes head coach position at Northern State University

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ABERDEEN, S.D. - Former NDSU men’s head basketball coach Saul Phillips is the head coach at Northern State University in Aberdeen.

The school held a press conference introducing him Tuesday morning.

Phillips is fourth on the all time wins list at NDSU and spent the last five years at Ohio University.

He led the Bison to the NCAA tournament twice in his seven years with NDSU.

He is the 22nd head coach at Northern State.

The Wolves play in the Northern Sun Conference, the same conference as Minot State and University of Mary.