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Beaver’s Basketball Coming to an End

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James Ellisor Named Division II Player of the Year

[caption id="attachment_1409" align="aligncenter" width="261" caption="Photo by Patrick Rudlang."][/caption] Alex Berg | Sports Editor | 3-20-2012 In a historical season for the Bemidji State men’s basketball team and senior forward James Ellisor, it is hard to believe that an award would come as a surprise. But on Tuesday Ellisor was announced Daktronics Division II Men's Basketball Ron Lenz National Player of the Year and Daktronics First team All-America. The All-American selection
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Third Time Not The Charm For Beavers

[caption id="attachment_1432" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="Bemidji State's James Ellisor. Photo by Alex Berg."][/caption] Alex Berg | Sports Editor | 3-3-2012 ROCHESTER-- Top-seeded Bemidji State lost to MSU-Moorhead 73-64 in the second round of the NSIC tournament Saturday at Taylor Arena in Rochester. With the win, the Dragons are 3-0 against the Beavers this season. "They are a difficult match-up for us," Bemidji State head coach Matt Bowen said. "Their guards play
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Beavers Move Past Wayne State, Onto Semifinals

[caption id="attachment_1409" align="aligncenter" width="261" caption="James Ellisor once again led the Beavers in scoring with 14 points Wednesday en route to a 57-53 victory. Photo by Patrick Rudlang."][/caption] Alex Berg | Sports Editor | 2-29-2012 Senior guard Bryce Tesdahl lifted the Bemidji State men's basketball team over Wayne State in the first round of the NSIC conference tournament in the team's 57-53 victory. Down by one point with 30 seconds left
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Men’s Basketball Wins NSIC

[caption id="attachment_1396" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="James Ellisor makes the first cut in the net after leading the Beavers to an NSIC championship. Photo by Alex Berg."][/caption] Alex Berg | Sports Editor | 2-27-2012 For the first time in eight years, the Bemidji State men’s basketball team are conference champions. With MSU-Moorhead and St. Cloud State losing, BSU capitalized by beating both Upper Iowa and No.22 Winona State last weekend at the
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Men’s Basketball Sweeps SMSU and MSU-Mankato

Alex Berg | Sports Editor | 2-20-2012 The Bemidji State men's basketball team picked up a pair of big wins on the road last weekend over Southwest Minnesota State and Minnesota State-Mankato. With the wins, the Beavers finished their road season with a record of 8-6. Junior guard Dermaine Crockrell provided the heroics for BSU on Friday with a buzzer-beating shot from just inside half court to beat the Mustangs.
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Beavers Bounce Back After Loss Again

Alex Berg | Sports Editor | 2-8-2012 The Bemidji State mens basketball team defeated Minnesota Duluth 93-85 on Saturday in Duluth. BSU (16-6 11-5 NSIC) is now 6-0 on the season following a loss. Junior guard Lance Rongstad scored four of his 18 points in the first two minutes of the game to guide the Beavers to an early 6-0 lead. A pair of layups from David Berthene and Maxie
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Beavers Move Up in Standings With Sweep

Alex Berg | Sports Editor | 1-23-2012 The Bemidji State men's basketball team has placed itself in a tie for third place in the NSIC with a pair of home wins over Minnesota State and Southwest Minnesota last weekend. "I think the top seven teams were playing each other this weekend," junior guard Lance Rongstad said. "It causes a lot of separation, the teams that win are going to go
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Beaver Women End Losing Streak

Alex Berg | Sports Editor | 1-23-2012 The Bemidji State women's basketball team ended its nine game losing skid with a pair of home wins over Minnesota State and Southwest Minnesota State last weekend. Friday’s win was an upset over a 12-3 Minnesota State team. The Beavers brought their offense in the first half as they led the Mavericks 36-35 at the half. The back and forth play continued to
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Beavers Lose Heartbreaker to Huskies, Bounce Back Against Concordia

Alex Berg | Sports Editor | 1-16-12 The men's basketball team hosted No.21 St. Cloud State and  Concorida-St. Paul last weekend at the BSU Gym. Friday, BSU suffered a 72-70 heart-breaking loss in front of 1,011 fans. It was able to bounce back with a 100-77 win over Concordia on Saturday. Shaun Jensen of the Huskies delivered the dagger on Friday night with a last-second floater to sink the Beavers.