Eight individuals; team to be inducted into Bemidji State Athletic Hall of Fame

Bemidji State will induct Lora (Weiers) Angileno, John Backes, Bob Eckert and Malachy McCarthy into its Athletic Hall of Fame Saturday as part of the university’s Alumni B-Club/Athletic Hall of Fame Weekend. In addition, Charlie Scanlon will receive the Alumni Coaching Achievement Award, Donna Palivec will be inducted into the BSU Coaches Hall of Fame and Cindy Holter and Willie Stittsworth will be recognized with the 2017 John S. Glas Honorary Letter Award.

SAAC to host Valentine’s Day babysitting night

BEMIDJI, Minn. -- The Bemidji State University Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) will be hosting a Valentine’s Day babysitting night to provide area parents a night out while also raising money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Beaver Football adds 27 on 2017 National Signing Day

BEMIDJI, Minn. -- The Bemidji State University announced its newest crop of recruits Wednesday during the NCAA’s National Singing Day, including 27 new additions for the 2017 season. Interim head coach Brent Bolte announced the list that includes 14 offensive and 12 defensive players, and one athlete.

Beavers Signing Day press conference to be held Feb. 1

BEMIDJI, Minn. -- The Bemidji State University football and soccer programs will conclude their recruiting season Feb. 1 on National Signing Day while hosting press conferences beginning at 3:30 p.m. BSU football interim head coach Brent Bolte and soccer head coach Jim Stone will speak at the live press conference in room 231 of the Physical Education Building on the BSU Campus.

Benham, Je. Hein selected to 2016 Don Hansen All-America Team

PITTSBURG, Kan. -- Two senior Beavers advanced to be named to the 2016 Don Hansen NCAA Division II All-America Team, as announced Monday. Defensive back Damon Benham was selected to the Third Team Defense while center Jesse Hein was placed on the honorable mention team.

Beavers Football to celebrate Signing Day with community social

BEMIDJI, Minn. -- While many student-athletes celebrate a decision to join the Bemidji State University football program on Wednesday, Feb. 1, the Beavers coaching staff welcome the Bemidji community to join them at the 2017 Signing Day social. The free event will be held at 4:30 p.m. at JJ Dockside restaurant.

Record nine Bemidji State student-athletes tabbed for NSIC Myles Brand Award

Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Commissioner Erin Lind has announced that a school-record nine Bemidji State University student-athletes have been selected as recipients of the eighth annual NSIC Myles Brand All-Academic with Distinction Award.

Football announces two coaching changes for 2017 season

Two coaching positions have been filled by the Bemidji State University football team as special teams coordinator and linebackers coach Rob Aurich was promoted to defensive coordinator and Ryan Olson was named the team’s offensive line coach.

Mineral Water Bowl Champion Beavers name team award winners

The Bemidji State University football team announced its 2016 team awards following the conclusion of the Mineral Water Bowl Championship season. Senior defensive back Damon Benham was named the Beavers’ defensive most valuable player while junior quarterback Jordan Hein claimed the offensive MVP for the second consecutive season.