Basketball Sports

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
Sports Student Life

PEHS Club Hosts 2nd Annual Dodgeball Tourney

Alex Berg | Sports Editor | 3-1-2012 Shouts of "dude you're out," echoed in the Memorial Hall gym last Sunday as the PEHS club hosted its second annual dodgeball tournament.  PEHS is a club for physical education, exercise science, and sport management majors. Each team was charged $15 to enter the tournament and the top two teams were given headbands as a prize. "It is fifty dollars per team for
Basketball Sports

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
Basketball Sports

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
Hockey Sports

Men’s Hockey Swept in Final Home Series

[caption id="attachment_1392" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="Photo by Patrick Rudlang"][/caption] Alex Berg | Sports Editor | 2-27-2012 The Bemidji State men’s hockey team suffered its first sweep at home of the 2011-12 season in its last home series last weekend at the hands of Wisconsin. "It stinks getting swept at home," Bemidji State head coach Tom Serratore said. "It hasn't happened to us all year and we had the best home record
Basketball Sports

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.
Hockey Sports

Beavers Swept, Outshot 68-35 by Gophers

Alex Berg | Sports Editor | 2-20-2012 The Bemidji State men’s hockey team got swept by No.7 Minnesota last weekend at Marriucci arena in Minneapolis. The Beavers were out-shot 68-35 on the weekend. The Gophers scored in the first minute of the game Friday when Zach Budish scored. Mark Alt and Kyle Rau assisted on the goal. Eight minutes later, Budish scored again to give Minnesota an early 2-0 lead.

Men’s Basketball Splits Weekend

[caption id="attachment_1331" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="Senior forward James Ellisor goes above the rim in Friday night's win over Minnesota-Crookston. Photo by Patrick Rudlang"][/caption] Alex Berg | Sports Editor | 2-13-2012   The Bemidji State men’s basketball team split in its weekend games against Minnesota-Crookston and MSU-Moorhead.  Friday's win over Crookston came in large part because of BSU's ability to force 22 turnovers. "Crookston started the game shooting 80 percent," Bemidji State
Hockey Sports

Men’s Hockey Sweeps Colorado College

[caption id="attachment_1321" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="The Beavers swept the Tigers 3-2 on Friday and 4-1 on Saturday. Photo by: Patrick Rudlang"][/caption] Alex Berg | Sports Editor | 2-12-2012 The Bemidji State men’s hockey team swept No.10 Colorado College last weekend at the Sanford Center. With the two wins, BSU is now 5-6 against nationally ranked opponents. Junior forward Aaron McLeod got the Beavers on the board first on Friday with a
Basketball Sports

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