Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Commissioner Erin Lind has announced that three Bemidji State University student-athletes have been selected as recipients of the ninth annual NSIC Myles Brand All-Academic with Distinction Award.
Senior offensive guard Jake Krause became the third member of the Bemidji State University football program ever to be named to the D2Football.com All-America Team, which was released Friday. Krause finished his BSU career after starting his last 33 games on the Beaver offensive line before being named to the D2Football.com All-America Honorable Mention Team.
Karson Pike, who spent the 2010-2012 seasons as a graduate assistant coach for the Bemidji State University football program, will return as the Beavers’ new offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. Pike returns to BSU after serving as Aspen High School’s head football coach for the past two seasons and offensive coordinator for one of the nation’s top offensive programs in Iowa Western Community College between 2012-16.
Bemidji State University football senior safety Evan Tompkins became the third Beaver Football student-athlete ever to be selected to the 2017 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-America® Division II First Team as the full list was released Tuesday.
Three members of the Bemidji State University football team’s “Gang Green” defense cap their seasons Sunday, Dec. 10 in the annual FCS Bowl held in Daytona Beach, Fla. Seniors Niko Daniello, Trysten Ross and Jake Wirsching will each represent the Beavers on the National Team (Blue) under head coach Mike Stock.
Junior defensive back John Vogeler earned a nod to the 2017 D2CCA Football All-Super Region Four First Team Defense that was released Friday. Vogeler becomes the third Beaver defensive back to earn a spot on the All-Super Region Four team in the past two seasons.
Bemidji State University landed 29 student-athletes on the 2017 Fall Academic All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Team.
Jake Krause of Bemidji State University was selected by the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference football coaches as the 2017 NSIC Glen Galligan Award recipient. The award is given to a student-athlete who participates at his institution for four years and is academically superior while making a positive contribution to the institution.
The Bemidji State University football team tied a program record with 18 selections to the 2017 All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference, which was released Wednesday. The Beavers totaled seven student-athletes on the All-NSIC First Team, six on the All-NSIC Second Team and five on the All-NSIC Honorable Mention team.
Bemidji State University closed out its regular season with a 45-14 win over Minnesota State University Moorhead to bring the Battle Axe back to Bemidji, Minn. Senior quarterback Jordan Hein threw three touchdown passes and caught one while the Beavers (8-3, 6-1 North) “Gang Green” defense totaled 10 sacks on the day.