Colleges – Northern State

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….

SMSU Volleyball to host Central Region Tourney

SMSU Volleyball to host Central Region Tourney

INDIANAPOLIS – For the second time in school history, the Southwest Minnesota State University volleyball program will host the NCAA Division II Central Region Tournament, which will be held Nov. 30, Dec. 1 and Dec. 2. The NCAA Division II volleyball national committee announced the 64-team tournament field tonight with SMSU earning the region’s No. 1 seed. The eight-team region…

Northern Men Win 81-68 at SMSU

Northern Men Win 81-68 at SMSU

Marshall, Minn. – The top picked Northern State Wolves faced off against the second picked Southwest Minnesota State mustangs in non-conference action on Wednesday evening, with the Wolves coming out on top 81-68. Northern improves to 81-68 overall and 65-25 all-time against the Mustangs. It was a close game through the first 20 minutes of action, as the two teams…

Northern Goes on the Offensive Against Mary

Northern Goes on the Offensive Against Mary

Aberdeen, S.D. – The Northern State University football team unleashed on the University of Mary Thursday evening, winning the MidcoSN Game of the Week 66-21. The Wolves move to 2-0 in MidcoSN Thursday night games, while also tying the single game scoring record with 66 points which was set a season ago. Northern improves to 5-5 overall and 4-2 in…

Strong Start Doesn’t Hold For Northern In Loss To Bemidji

Wolves Fall 44-17

ABERDEEN, S.D.  —  Northern scored first in the game, after Quest Parham notched the first interception of his career on the Beavers fifth play of the opening drive. The Wolves quickly trotted down the field with three first downs from Zachery Barber, Zech Culbreath, and Hunter Trautman. Nicholas Truen broke through the BSU defense with the Wolves on the 20…

18th Ranked Augustana Knocks Off 9th Ranked Northern State

Vikings Defeat Wolves 3-1

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Double-digit kills from four players helped the 18th-ranked Augustana volleyball team defeat ninth-ranked Norhtern State, 3-1, Saturday night in the Elmen Center.   The Vikings won the first two sets 25-23 and 25-19, before dropping the third set 25-20. Augustana won the clinching fourth set, 25-21. With the win, the Vikings improve to (16-5) overall and…

Northern Wins at Minot as Truen Shines

Northern Wins at Minot as Truen Shines

The Northern Wolves traveled to Minot State Thursday night for the NSIC game of the week and got off to a great start. Noah McPherson’s pick 6 got Tom Dosch’s team on the board as they built a 27-5 half-time lead. Hunter Trautman hit Cameron Eisenhauer for a touchdown and Nicholas Truen scored twice. He ended the night with 23…

Truen & Wolves Run Past Moorhead

Northern Wins On Gypsy Days 28-20

Aberdeen, S.D. – The Northern State University football team came away with a 28-20 victory in the 102nd Gypsy Days game over Minnesota State University Moorhead. With the win, the Wolves improve to 2-3 overall and 1-0 in NSIC North Division play.   The Wolves scored first on their first possession of the game, as Nicholas Truen rushed for his…

Mankato Shuts Out Northern State

Wolves Lose 36-0

Mankato, Minn. – In their final cross divisional game of the season, the Northern State University football team fell to No. 8 Minnesota State 36-0. The Wolves drop to 1-3 overall, while the Mavericks improve to 4-0. The Wolves were overpowered by the nationally ranked Mavericks, ad MSU tallied touchdowns in three of the four quarters. Northern notched 83 yards rushing…

LaFavre Scores Winner For USF In OT Against Northern

Coo Win Soccer Match 1-0

SIOUX FALLS – After controlling the game for regulation, University of Sioux Falls Soccer broke through with Lauren LaFavre’s game-winning goal in overtime to defeat Northern State, 1-0, on Sunday afternoon. The Cougars are one of four teams who remain unbeaten in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference play, improving their league record to 2-0-1 and matching last season’s win total with…

Strong Start Fades In Wolves Loss To Upper Iowa

Northern State Falls 31-14 At Swisher Field

Aberdeen, S.D. – The Northern State University football team dropped their second home game of the season Saturday, 31-14 to Upper Iowa University. With the loss, the Wolves move to 1-2 overall with one game remaining in cross divisional play. Northern scored first in the game on a quick one yard pass from Jake Comeaux to Nicholas Truen. The Peacocks however answered back in…

Cougars Crush Wolves In Home Opener

Sioux Falls Beats Northern State 37-7

SIOUX FALLS – For the second straight week, the #9 University of Sioux Falls Football Team (2-0, 2-0 NSIC) used the combination of stout defense and the running of Max Mickey to put together a decisive victory, turning back Northern State (1-1, 1-1 NSIC), 37-7, in the Cougars’ home opener at Bob Young Field on a rainy and windy Saturday before 2,415…

Northern wins thriller over Wayne State

Northern wins thriller over Wayne State

ABERDEEN… The Northern Wolves opened the season Thursday night with a thriller 23-16 win over Wayne State. Trailing 16-9 in the 3rd quarter, Jake Comeaux hit Zach Culbreath for the score and the game was tied. And with just 17 seconds left in the game, Chaka Kelly wasn’t go to be denied, he scored the game-winning TD from 13 yards…

Northern State Bringing Same Faces To New Roles

Wolves Signed Dosch-Era High 44 Student-Athletes In The Offseason

ABERDEEN, S.D. — The Northern State Wolves come into the 2017 season after a 6-5 record last year. This season will feature a lot of new faces but they aren’t new to the team. The Wolves graduated 24 seniors from a season ago. However, senior wide receiver Zachery Barber returns as he works toward a Master’s degree. Northern State signed…