BEMIDJI, Minn. – Bemidji State University men’s basketball is set to open the first round of the 2015 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) Sanford Health Tournament Wednesday night in Sioux Falls, S.D. The Beavers will take on Augustana College with a tip off set for 8 p.m. from Sioux Falls Arena.
Bemidji State men’s basketball finished the 2014-15 season Saturday with an 8-18 overall record and a 4-18 mark in the NSIC to give them the No. 8 seed in the North Division. The No. 1 seed Vikings in the South Division, clinched their title by going 20-2 in league play this season and 26-2 overall.
The two teams met once this season with Augustana taking the game over BSU, 90-71, Dec. 12, 2014.
Tickets for the game at Augustana for the first round of the NSIC/Sanford Health Tournament are now available at the KELOLAND Box Office located in the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center. Tickets can also be purchased by visiting, Ticketmaster.com.
Ticket prices are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors (65+), $2 for students (age 6 through college students) and children 5 & under are free.
Nestled in Northern Minnesota’s wooded region and located on the shore of Lake Bemidji, Bemidji State University sponsors 15 varsity athletic programs with NCAA Division I men’s and women’s hockey membership in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, while its 13 NCAA Division II programs hold membership in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).