Colleges – Northern State

NSU Prevails in Double OT against Wayne State, 29-26

NSU Prevails in Double OT against Wayne State, 29-26

Wayne, Neb. – The Wolves have done it again. The Northern State University football team remains undefeated on the road after a double overtime victory versus South Division foe Wayne State on Saturday afternoon. HOW IT HAPPENED The Wolves took an early 10-0 lead in the first quarter, led off by a 38-yard made field goal by Payton Eue at…

Mankato Survives Blizzard & Northern State

Wolves Fall 39-7

ABERDEEN, S.D.  —  Shane Zylstra hauled in seven passes for 163 yards and a pair of touchdowns to lead third-ranked MSU-Mankato to a 39-7 win at Northern State in blizzard conditions in Aberdeen on Saturday afternoon.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Northern State, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: College Football, MSU-Mankato Mavericks, Northern…

8th Ranked Wolves Hand 19th Ranked USF First Loss

Northern Wins In Sioux Falls 3-1

Sioux Falls, S.D. – The No. 8 Northern State University volleyball team bounced back on Saturday evening, defeating the No. 9 University of Sioux Falls 3-1. The Wolves fell in the first set, but bounced back to take the following three and hand the Cougars their first loss of the 2019 season.   THE QUICK DETAILS Final Score: NSU 3,…

Northern State Spoils St. Cloud’s Homecoming

Wolves Rally For 20-17 Victory

St. Cloud, Minn. – The Northern State University football team put together a comeback victory on Saturday evening, spoiling the St. Cloud State homecoming festivities. Three Wolves recorded touchdowns in the contest, as NSU recorded their first 20-point game of the 2019 season THE QUICK DETAILS Final Score: NSU 20, SCSU 17 Records: NSU 2-2 (2-2 North), SCSU 2-2 (2-2…

10th Ranked Northwestern Rolls At Dakota Wesleyan

Red Raiders Win 52-7

MITCHELL, S.D.  —  Northwestern rolled up 549 yards of total offense on their way to rolling over Dakota Wesleyan 52-7 on Saturday night in Mitchell. Tyson Kooima passed for 348 yards and three scores while also rushing for a 71 yard touchdown.  Jacob Kalogonis ran for 137 yards and a pair of scores while Shane Solberg hauled in eight passes…

Northern State Wins At Minot

Wolves Pick Up First Victory 14-10

Minot, N.D. – The Northern State University football team recorded their first win of the season and in North Division play on Saturday afternoon at Minot State. It was a ground attack day for the Wolves who tallied 214 of their 365 yards of total offense via the rush.   THE QUICK DETAILS Final Score: NSU 14, MINOT 10 Records:…

Northern Falls in Opener to Bemidji State

Northern Falls in Opener to Bemidji State

Aberdeen, S.D. – The Northern State University football team dropped their season opener on Thursday evening to Bemidji State University with a score of 33-7. It was a breezy night from Swisher Field, as the Wolves were unable to light a spark early. THE QUICK DETAILS Final Score: NSU 7, BSU 33 Records: NSU 0-1 (0-1 North), BSU 1-0 (1-0…

2019 KDLT Sports Gridiron Preview

Get Ready For Kickoff As We Preview The 2019 College & Prep Football Season!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Football is back and the KDLT Sports team is here to get you ready for kickoff with the 2019 Gridiron Preview!  We’re giving you features, analysis and insight on all our area college and prep teams that will get you set for another great year on the gridiron!  Click on the video viewers below to see…

Phillips Glad to be Back in the Dakota at Northern

Phillips Glad to be Back in the Dakota at Northern

ABERDEEN, SD… The Northern Wolves made a high profile hire Tuesday when they named Saul Phillips as their 6th men’s basketball coach since 1946. Phillips has spent plenty of time in this part of the world, at Wayne State and 10 years at NDSU where he led the Bison to a pair of NCAA appearances. After 5 years at Ohio…

Northern State Hires Saul Phillips As New Men’s Basketball Coach

Former NDSU & Ohio Coach Is Sixth Head Coach For Wolves Since 1946

ABERDEEN, S.D.  —  Most Division 2 schools that lose a coach to Division One and wouldn’t be able to find a successor from that level. Northern State is the exception, and they believe they’ve found an exceptional coach in Saul Phillips. “You don’t get as many great coaches coming through here without having something special about you. To be a…

UND Introduces Former Northern State Coach Paul Sather

NSU Alum Tasked With Making The Fighting Hawks A Contender In The Summit League

GRAND FORKS, N.D.  —  The University of North Dakota officially introduced former Northern State head coach Paul Sather as their new men’s basketball coach on Monday afternoon at a press conference in Grand Forks. After 62 wins the past two years in Aberdeen, back-to-back NSIC Championships and a Division Two National Runner-Up finish in 2018, Sather takes over a UND…

Paul Sather Leaves Northern State To Take Over At North Dakota

Went 188-89 In Nine Seasons At Northern State

ABERDEEN, S.D. & GRAND FORKS, N.D.  —  Since 1946 the Northern State men’s basketball program has had a total of five head coaches.  Perhaps most remarkable is that, despite quite a bit of success, Clark Swisher, Bob Wachs, Bob Olson and Don Meyer never moved up to Division One. Paul Sather will. The Northern State alum stepped down today to…

NSIC Volleyball Tournament Moving To Sanford Pentagon

Eight-Team Tournament Agrees To Deal From 2019-2021

BURNSVILLE, Minn. –  The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference and the Sanford Pentagon are excited to announce an agreement that will bring the NSIC Volleyball Tournament to Sioux Falls, South Dakota for the next three years.  The eight-team, single elimination tournament will be held at the Sanford Pentagon in the 2019, 2020 and 2021 seasons. The NSIC Volleyball Tournament, one of,…

Northern’s Chevalier Survives Post Game Interview

Northern's Chevalier Survives Post Game Interview

ABERDEEN, SD… Monday the Northern Wolves baseball team completed a sweep of Concordia-St. Paul as Luke Chevalier tossed a complete game 3-hit shutout, fanning 6 Golden Bears in the process. Wolves pitching dominated the series. Afterwards, Luke was interviewed by his teammates and his composure despite being distracted was even more impressive than his efforts on the hill. Watch and…

Seniors Leave Legacy At Northern State

Central Regional Loss Ends Brilliant Careers

ABERDEEN, S.D.  —  The Northern State men’s season came to a stunning end in the NCAA Central Regional Tournament yesterday in Maryville, Missouri.  The Wolves blew a 13 point lead in the final two minutes, falling to Southeastern Oklahoma State 115-103 in overtime. It’s a sad and uncharacteristic end for a Northern State senior class that won 102 games and…

CENTRAL REGIONAL: Southeastern Oklahoma State Stuns Northern State With Late Comeback

Wolves Season Ends With 115-103 Overtime Loss

Maryville, Mo. – The No. 19 Northern State University men’s basketball team ended their season in the first round of the NCAA Central Region Tournament. The Wolves fell to Southeastern Oklahoma State 115-103 in overtime, finishing the year with a 26-7 record overall.   Northern led for a majority of the contest, however things began to slip away late in…

Northern State’s Hannah Kastigar Wins National Title In 400 IM

Second National Title For Wolves' Standout

Indianapolis, IND – For the second time in her career, Northern State senior Hannah Kastigar is the NCAA National Champion in the 400 Individual Medley. The National Championship victory moved Northern State up to 18th in the NCAA overall team standings.   “I felt really strong tonight and it feels great to have been able to race and defend the…

Unfinished Business For Northern State Men At NCAA Tournament

Wolves Face Southeast Oklahoma State Tomorrow At 2:30 PM

ABERDEEN, S.D.  —  The Northern State men’s basketball team begins central region play tomorrow in Maryville Missouri against Southeastern Oklahoma State at 2:30 PM. After coming up one shot short of the national title the Wolves weren’t picked by many to be back in the regional after some key graduations.  They proved themselves by winning a second straight NSIC title,…

Northern Wolves Confident Heading to Regional

Northern Wolves Confident Heading to Regional

ABERDEEN, SD… This is really one of those feel good stories. None of the experts picked the Northern men to have the same kind of season they did last year when they won the NSIC and eventually lost in the National Championship game at the Pentagon. They lost several key contributors to that team by graduation. But Ian Smith, Gabe…