More than 400 attendees and 140 Bemidji State University student-athletes gathered at Sanford Center Saturday night for the Green & White Dinner and Auction to Benefit BSU Athletics. Net proceeds from registration, silent and live auction items, as well as other activities, totaled more than $98,000 and included individual donations totaling $32,600 to “Build a Scholarship.”
Bemidji State University men’s basketball Head Coach Mike Boschee announced the signings of freshman guards Nick Bieniek and Steele Senske on Wednesday’s signing day. Both freshmen will join the program beginning with the 2018-19 season.
The Bemidji State University men’s basketball team announced Tuesday that it will host its summer camps over multiple dates throughout June, July, and August at BSU Gymnasium. Beaver Men’s Basketball will host eight Beaver Buddies sessions, six competition and 3-on-3 sessions, an elite day camp on June 19 and a two-day team challenge June 22-23.
Bemidji State University had 13 student-athletes earn a spot on the 2017-18 Winter Academic All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Team.
Bemidji State University men’s basketball senior guard Sharif Black went on a streak during the second half of the 2017-18 season to help earn a spot on the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Honorable Mention team, which the league released Thursday.
A first-half comeback set up the Bemidji State University men’s basketball team for a heartbreaking loss to Augustana University Wednesday night, 88-72, in the opening round of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Tournament in Sioux Falls, S.D. The Beavers came back from an 18-point deficit in the first half to take the lead multiple times, but the program’s season was ended after late Vikings runs.
The 2018 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Tournament tips off at 8 p.m. Wednesday as the Bemidji State University men’s basketball program travels to face Augustana University in Sioux Falls, S.D. The Beavers finished the regular season with the number four seed in the NSIC North Division while the Vikings secured the number five seed in the NSIC South Division and a home playoff game following the final weekend of the regular season.
Sophomore guard Jai’Vionne Green led the Bemidji State University men’s basketball team in scoring Saturday night at Minot State Univeristy, despite falling to the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference North Division opponent, 80-71. MiSU came alive in the second half to down BSU, despite Green scoring 11 second-half points.
The Bemidji State University men’s basketball senior duo of Sharif Black and Christian Pekarek combined for 36 points Friday night to help the team pull out a 67-59 win against University of Mary in Bismarck, N.D. Sophomore forward Logan Bader chipped in his third double-double of the season to help the Beavers (12-14, 9-12 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference) secure the NSIC North Division four seed while splitting the season series against the Marauders (5-20, 3-18 NSIC).
The Bemidji State University men’s basketball program travels Feb. 16-17 to face University of Mary and Minot State University for the final regular season games of the 2017-18 season. BSU begins the weekend Friday at 8 p.m. against U-Mary in Bismarck, N.D., followed by the regular season finale Saturday at 6 p.m. against MiSU in Minot, N.D.