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Women’s Basketball Opens Season With Convincing Win

Alex Berg | Sports Editor | 11-7-2011 The Bemidji State women's basketball team opened its 2011-2012 campaign with a convincing 97-61 win over Lakehead (Ontario) last Thursday at the BSU gym.  With junior center Jessie Althoff sidelined, the Beavers (1-0) needed sophomore Kate Warmack to step up her game.She did just that as she led the team with 18 points and nine rebounds. "I feel that with Jessie out we
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Column: NBA Rookie of the Year

Bill Stafford | Sports Columnist | 03/30/2011 The NBA playoffs are right around the corner, which means go-time mode for some teams, but for others it means that a lot of rookie and bench players are getting some time. This year’s draft class was seriously hyped and most have lived up to their expectations, but who is the best candidate for the rookie of the year honors at the end
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Athletes of the Week

Alex Berg | Sports Writer | 02/02/2011 Erin Cody - Women’s Hockey Senior forward Erin Cody is this week’s Northern Student female athlete of the week for her milestone performance last weekend against the UMD Bulldogs.  Not only did Cody score a hat-trick in Friday’s loss, but the 3 points were enough to surpass the 100 point mark in her career.  She is only the third player in BSU history
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Women’s Basketball Losing Streak Extends to Seven

Alex Berg | Sports Writer | 02/02/2011 Losing woes continued this weekend when BSU women’s basketball lost a pair of home contests to University of Mary and Northern State. The team has struggled significantly since its win over No. 21 Augustana. Coming into this weekend’s games, the Beavers had lost five straight games since the upset victory on January 8. The Beavers (5-14, 2-13 NSIC) saw its opponent gain a
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Tesdahl Sets School Record

Beaver Basketball Loses Both Games Alex Berg | Sports Writer | 01/26/2011 The men's basketball team suffered a pair of losses in the southern part of the state this past weekend, 87-82 to No. 15 Minnesota State-Mankato on Friday night at Bresnan Arena, and 78-62 on Saturday night to Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall. In the opening minutes of Friday night's game, junior guard Bryce Tesdahl recorded his 315th
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Men’s and Women’s Basketball Woes Continue

Alex Berg | Sports Writer | 02/09/2011 Both the men’s and women’s BSU basketball teams came into last weekend hoping to snap season-long losing streaks. But, neither team was successful in its mission. The women lost its eighth consecutive game; while the men’s losing skid was extended to seven. Women’s Head Coach Mike Curfman shook up his starting line-up in hopes of gaining an edge in the rebounding department. Three