Colleges – Northern State

2018 NSIC Men’s Basketball Tournament Bracket

All Four Local Teams Will Host Opening Round Games

BURNSVILLE, MN  —  All four local NSIC men’s basketball teams will host during the opening round of the 2018 NSIC Men’s Basketball Tournament which begins on Wednesday. Northern Division & Outright NSIC Champion Northern State (27-3, 20-2) is the Northern Division top seed and will host Concordia-St. Paul at the Barnett Center at 8 PM. Southern Division Champion Southwest Minnesota…

2018 NSIC Women’s Basketball Tournament Bracket

All Three South Dakota Teams To Host Opening Round Games

BURNSVILLE, MN  —  All three of South Dakota’s NSIC women’s basketball teams will host their opening round games in the 2018 NSIC Tournament beginning on Wednesday. Southern Division Champion & Co-NSIC Champion Augustana (23-3, 19-3) is the Southern Division top seed and will host Bemidji State at the Sioux Falls Arena at 6 PM. Northern Division & NSIC-Co Champion Northern…

Northern State Men Clinch Outright NSIC Championship

First Conference Title Since 2003

Aberdeen, S.D. – The No. 12 Northern State University men’s basketball team sealed the programs 36th conference title Friday evening defeating Minnesota Duluth 65-46. The Wolves grabbed the first NSIC Overall Championship since 2002-03, the senior season for current Associate Head Coach Sundance Wicks. The Wolves also won the NSIC North Division with a 26-3 record overall and 19-2 mark…

Northern Wolves Football Recruits

Northern Wolves Football Recruits

Aberdeen, S.D. – Northern State University head football coach, Tom Dosch, announced the signing of 33 student-athletes to National Letters of Intent today. The incoming student-athletes hail from eight different states and nine position groups. “The 2018 Wolves football signing class is filled with a tremendous amount of athletic ability and success,” noted Dosch. “Multi-sport athletes and state champions highlight…

Storm Add DWU’s Turner & NSU’s Stoterau

Season Begins February 25th At Arizona

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Sioux Falls Storm have signed two local players with defensive lineman Chad Stoterau and quarterback Dillion Turner for the 2018 season.    Stoterau (6’3, 285 lbs) will be entering his rookie season in the Indoor Football League (IFL). During his collegiate career at Northern State University, he tallied 126 tackles, 13 tackles for loss, five…

SMSU Men Score Big Win At Northern State

Mustangs Upset 12th Ranked Wolves 64-57

ABERDEEN, S.D. – Carter Kirk scored 19 points and tied a school record with 21 rebounds to lead Southwest Minnesota State to a 64-57 road victory over No. 12 Northern State in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference men’s basketball on Saturday night at Wachs Arena.   SMSU, which snapped a two-game losing streak, improves to 15-7 overall, 11-5 NSIC. NSU suffered…

Northern State Women Pull Away From SMSU

Mustangs Win 79-62

Aberdeen S.D. – Northern State University Women’s team picked up a 79-62 win over Southwest Minnesota State on Saturday afternoon. The Wolves improved to 18-4 overall and 13-3 in NSIC play.   The Wolves were out-scored 22-15 in the first quarter by the Mustangs but Northern won the last three quarters to seal the weekend sweep. In the second quarter,…

Northern Men now Ranked 8th in D-II

Northern Men now Ranked 8th in D-II

ABERDEEN, SD…The Northern men rolled to their 18th straight win Monday night, 111-73 over Presentation. The Wolves are now 19-1 for the season and ranked 8th in Division II. There were high expectations for Paul Sather’s team even before the season started. And a double OT loss at Arizona State just magnified the, which is fine with the head coach.

Northern State Men Pull Away From Augie

Wolves Win 89-78

Aberdeen, S.D. – The No. 9 Northern State University men’s basketball team rolled to their 17th consecutive win on Saturday evening, defeating Augustana University 89-78. The Wolves are now 18-1 overall and 12-0 in league action, sitting atop both the overall and North Division standings.   Northern led 42-40 at the half, and notched another 47 points in the second…

Augustana Women Roll At Northern State

Vikings Respond From First Loss With 77-64 Road Win

ABERDEEN, S.D. — After stubbing their toe in a 75-64 road loss to MSU Moorhead on Friday night, the No. 11 Augustana women’s basketball regrouped and refocused as the Vikings earned a dominating 77-64 victory over No. 20 Northern State Saturday night inside Wachs Arena.   Augustana improves to 15-1 overall and 11-1 in the NSIC, while the Wolves drop…

Augie Wrestlers Beat Northern 36-6

Augie Wrestlers Beat Northern 36-6

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Augustana wrestling team (6-2, 1-0 NSIC) started 2018 off on the right foot with a 36-6 victory over Northern State (1-4, 0-1 NSIC) at the Elmen Center on Thursday night. The Vikings started off strong with a pair of bonus point victories, but senior Lane Lettau put an exclamation point on the dual with a…

Northern State Sweeps Hoops Double Dip At Mankato

Men Win 87-84, Women Victorious 73-49

MENS’ RECAP Mankato, Minn. – Things went down to the wire, as the No. 13 Northern State University Wolves defeated Minnesota State 87-84, remaining as the only unbeaten team in the NSIC. With their 13th consecutive win, NSU improves to 14-1 overall and 8-0 in the league.   Northern trailed 44-37 at the half, and battled back with 50 points…

HIGHLIGHTS: Northern Women Fall In 64-61 OT Thriller

HIGHLIGHTS: Northern Women Fall In 64-61 OT Thriller

Moorhead, Minn. – In their first overtime contest of the 2017-18 season, the No. 12 Northern State University women’s basketball team fell to MSU Moorhead 64-61 on the road. The Wolves led 28-24 at the half, however 24 fourth quarter points from the Dragons forced the first overtime period. NSU drops to 9-2 overall and 5-1 in the league, while…

HIGHLIGHTS: Northern Men Get Road Victory 89-70 Over Moorhead

HIGHLIGHTS: Northern Men Get Road Victory 89-70 Over Moorhead

Moorhead, Minn. – The No. 13 Northern State University men’s basketball team ran away with an 89-70 victory over MSU Moorhead on Tuesday evening. The Wolves scored 53 points in the first half, improving to 12-1 overall and 6-0 in the NSIC. The Wolves held a 25-point lead at the half, after a nearly perfect 20 minutes of action. NSU…

Rolling Northern State Basketball Teams Sweep Bemidji State

Women Win 65-55 While Men Are Victorious 75054

WOMEN’S RECAP Aberdeen, S.D. – The No. 14 Northern State University women’s basketball team took down Bemidji State in their third conference victory of the season, 65-55. The Wolves improve to 7-1 overall and 3-0 in the league, notching their sixth straight win.   The Wolves led from the first basket of the game scoring 15 points in the first,…

Northern State Hoops Fulfilling High Expectations

Wolves Men Are 8-1 While Women Are 6-1

ABERDEEN, S.D.  —  It’s a busy night in the NSIC and up in Aberdeen, where the Barnett Center will be rocking as per usual as Northern hosts a doubleheader with Bemidji State. This year there’s a little more excitement surrounding both teams.  The Northern women were picked second in the preseason poll while them men were picked to win the…

Wolves Drop Heartbreaker at Central Region VB

Wolves Drop Heartbreaker at Central Region VB

Marshall, Minn. – The No. 11 Northern State University volleyball team fell to No. 7 Minnesota Duluth in a heartbreaking five set match in the quarterfinal round of the NCAA Central Region Tournament. The Wolves finish the season with a 23-7 record overall, after qualifying for their third NCAA Tournament in school history. The Wolves dropped the first two sets,…

SMSU and Northern begin play in Central Region

SMSU and Northern begin play in Central Region

The Mustangs of SMSU are hosting the Central Region volleyball tournament as the #1 seed. They are still a young squad, but with Region Player of the Year Taylor Reiss they have been improving all season and winning a lot of close matches along the way. The Northern Wolves brought a 23-6 record into the tournament and will be motivated…

Balanced Northern State Bests Missouri Southern At Pentagon

Wolves Win 81-68

Sioux Falls, S.D. – In their first game from the Sanford Pentagon Classic, the No. 25 Northern State University men’s basketball team defeated Missouri Southern 81-68. The Wolves improve to 5-1 overall, and currently on a four game win streak. Darin Peterka became the 53rd member of the NSU 1,000 point club notching is second three pointer of the win….