Colleges – Northern State

Hannah Kastigar Takes Home NSIC Swimmer Of The Year Honors On Final Day Of Championships

St. Cloud State Takes Team Title

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Northern State’s Hannah Kastigar was named NSIC Swimmer of the Year after wrapping up competition on the final day of the NSIC Swimming & Diving Championships on Saturday evening in Sioux Falls.  Kastigar finished in 2nd in the 200 Breast Stroke, about a half a second off the 2:12.78 record pace of Mankato’s Lilly Borgenheimer. Click…

NSIC Day 3 Features records from USF’s Wright and Northern’s Kastigar

NSIC Day 3 Features records from USF's Wright and Northern's Kastigar

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Minnesota State extended its lead at the 2019 NSIC Swimming & Diving Championships after day three as five more event finals took place on Friday night from the Midco Aquatic Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Minnesota State, the defending NSIC Champions, have 634 points and hold a 14.5 point lead over St. Cloud State (619.5)…

Big Night for Kastigar and USF at NSIC Swimming and Diving Championships

Big Night for Kastigar and USF at NSIC Swimming and Diving Championships

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The 2019 NSIC Swimming & Diving Championships continued with six event finals taking place on Thursday night from the Midco Aquatic Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.  The defending NSIC Champions of Minnesota State moved into the lead as the Mavericks surpassed day one leader St. Cloud State. MSU now has 450 points while SCSU is…

Northern Men Beat USF 90-84 on I Hate Winter Night

Northern Men Beat USF 90-84 on I Hate Winter Night

Aberdeen, S.D. – The Northern State University men’s basketball team pulled out a gritty win over the University of Sioux Falls Friday evening, defeating the Cougars 90-84. The Wolves continued their win streak over the South Division, improving to 18-5 overall this season and 14-3 in the NSIC. The Cougars were efficient in the first half, shooting 63.0 percent from…

Northern Signs 40 on National Letter of Intent Day

Northern Signs 40 on National Letter of Intent Day

Aberdeen, S.D. – Northern State University head football coach, Tom Dosch, announced the signing of 40 student-athletes to National Letters of Intent today. The incoming student-athletes hail from eight different states and eight position groups. The large class is just the second in Dosch’s tenure that has reached 40 or more signees following the 44-member class of 2017.   “The…

Northern State Wins At Mankato

Wolves Win 88-80

Mankato, Minn. – If last night was not enough, the Northern State University men’s basketball team continued to pump out career highs in their 88-80 victory over Minnesota State Saturday evening. The Wolves improved 17-5 overall and 13-3 in the league following the weekend sweep over the NSIC South.   Despite a few late comeback attempts by the Mavericks, the…

Northern State Swept In Duluth

Men Lose 76-70 & Women Fall 57-41

MEN’S RECAP Duluth, Minn. – The Northern State University men’s basketball team suffered their second divisional loss on Saturday evening, falling to Minnesota Duluth 76-70. The Wolves drop to 15-5 overall and 11-3 in the NSIC following the game.   The two teams were evenly matched throughout the game with ten ties through the 40 minutes of action. Neither team…

Augustana Women Hang On In Aberdeen While Northern State Men Cruise

Viking Women Win 75-66, Wolves Men Win 97-66

WOMEN’S GAME ABERDEEN, S.D. — Coming off a pair of wins at home, the Augustana women’s basketball team hit the road and started the weekend with a 75-66 win over Northern State. The victory extended the Vikings win streak to four straight, and improved their record to 17-4 overall on the year and 9-2 in NSIC play. Northern State dropped to…

Northern State Finishes Off Mines For Perfect Week At Pentagon

Wolves Go 2-0 In East-West Challenge With 75-67 Win

Sioux Falls, S.D. – The Northern State University men’s basketball team completed the weekend sweep on Saturday afternoon, defeating South Dakota Mines 75-67 from the East-West Challenge. The Wolves improve to 3-1 on the year heading into their final non-conference weekend of the season.   Northern led for a majority of the contest, with just one lead change early in…

Northern, Augie and USF all win in Men’s Hoops Friday

Northern, Augie and USF all win in Men's Hoops Friday

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Northern Wolves and Augustana Vikings were big winners in the East-West Classic at the Sanford Pentagon. Northern 82, Black Hills State 50 The Wolves took a roaring 45-26 lead in the first half, and continued to tack things on in the second. They held their largest lead of the game, 32-points, with 9:10 left in regulation….

Northern Volleyball Coach Takes Nothing for Granted

Northern Volleyball Coach Takes Nothing for Granted

ABERDEEN, SD… The Northern Wolves volleyball team starts post season play Tuesday night with MSU-Mankato in town for the NSIC quarterfinals. Brent Aldridge’s team had a stellar regular season and should certainly make the Central Region tournament regardless. But he still takes nothing for granted and appreciates the opportunity for his team to showcase it’s skills on such a high…

Northern State Rallies Past Mary

Wolves Win 28-23

Bismarck, N.D. – The Northern State University football team snapped their 2-game loss streak on Saturday afternoon with a fourth quarter comeback and 28-23 victory over the University of Mary. With the win, the Wolves improve to 2-6 overall and 2-3 in the NSIC North.   The Wolves trailed through the first 53 minutes of play in the game, however…

Mustangs Stampede Past Wolves

SMSU Beats Northern State 35-7

MARSHALL, Minn. – Southwest Minnesota State put together a strong defensive performance and used a potent offensive attack to earn a 35-7 victory over Northern State in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference football on Saturday night at the Schwan Regional Event Center.   SMSU, which improves to 4-4 overall, built a 28-0 lead late in the third quarter and held NSU…

Top-Ranked Northern State Stuffs Sioux Falls

Wolves Pick Up 3-1 Road Win

Aberdeen, S.D. – The No. 1 Northern State University volleyball team battled to a 4-set victory over Sioux Falls on Friday evening. The Wolves defeated the Cougars on their home court with set scores of 25-15, 25-17, 17-25, and 25-20. Northern notches their eighth straight victory, improving to 22-1 overall and 14-1 in the NSIC.   The Wolves tallied a…

Closely Knit Northern Volleyball Team Return To #1 Ranking In Division Two

NSU At USF & SMSU This Weekend

ABERDEEN, S.D.  —  The top ranked college volleyball team in Division Two coming to Sioux Falls isn’t something new since Concordia-St. Paul and Southwest Minnesota State have held those rankings in past years. This time around though it’s Northern State that comes in as the nation’s best. For the second time this year the 21-1 Wolves hold the nations top…

Northern State Rally At Moorhead Runs Out Of Time

Wolves Fall 42-28

Moorhead, Minn. – The Northern State University football team fell behind early on Saturday afternoon versus MSU Moorhead, and was unable to mount a comeback. The Wolves dropped the North Division contest with a score of 42-28, falling to 1-2 overall this season.   The Dragons scored early and often in the opening half, notching 14 points in the first…

Northern Volleyball Ranked 2nd in Nation

Northern Volleyball Ranked 2nd in Nation

ABERDEEN, SD… To say that the Northern Wolves volleyball team is playing well would be a huge understatement. Brent Aldridge’s team has gone 11-0 and won 9 of those matches with sweeps. He has talented veterans leading the way, but credits his younger players for what they do in practice to make this team better. Categories: College Sports, Colleges –…

GRIDIRON GREATNESS-Week 3 (9-9-18)

Best Sights, Sounds & Moments From The Week In Prep & College Football!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  New faces became stars on the gridiron during the third week of prep and college football.  Look back at the best sights, sounds and moments with our third installment of Gridiron Greatness! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Augustana, Colleges – Northern State, Colleges – South Dakota, Colleges – South Dakota State, Colleges – University of Sioux…