The Bemidji State University men’s basketball bench will feature new assistant coach Maverick Harris for its 2021-22 season, as announced by head coach Mike Boschee. Harris joins Bemidji State after serving the past three seasons on both the men’s and women’s basketball staffs at Minot State University.
The 44th Annual Gordy Skaar Memorial Golf Tournament is set for Friday, June 18 at Bemidji Town and Country Club. Registration for men and women is open now for the event to benefit the Bemidji State Athletic Scholarship Fund.
The Bemidji State University men’s basketball program has announced its summer Beaver Skills Academy schedule for 2021. The Beaver Skills sessions will be held over several dates between June and August at BSU Gymnasium.
Bemidji State track and field thrower Zöe Carrasco and Derek Thompson, of the BSU men’s basketball team team, were named 2020-21 Female and Male Athletes of the Year as a part of the 2021 Beaver Nation Celebration held virtually Thursday. In addition, Maryse Mbenoun, also of the track and field team, and men’s hockey standout Lukas Sillinger were selected BSU’s 2020-21 Female and Male Newcomers of the Year.
The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference announced Thursday that 28 Bemidji State University student-athletes were selected to the 2020-21 NSIC Winter All-Academic Team, including 18 named to the NSIC All-Academic Team of Excellence.
A record-setting performance to end the 2020-21 season was topped off Wednesday as the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference named Bemidji State University men’s basketball senior forward Derek Thompson to the NSIC All-Conference Second Team.
On what would have been his final weekend of collegiate basketball, senior Bemidji State University men’s basketball student-athlete Derek Thompson went out with a bang. His career-weekend, including setting the program single-game scoring record, helped him earn the final Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference North Division Player of the Week honor of the 2020-21 season.
On the final day of his traditional senior career, forward Derek Thompson broke the Bemidji State University men’s basketball single-game scoring record with 45 points against the University of Minnesota Crookston Saturday afternoon at BSU Gymnasium. The Beavers took down the Golden Eagles, 109-85, behind Thompson’s career night to finish the season 7-9 overall and 6-8 in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference.
The post-play of senior Derek Thompson and junior Cody Landwehr propelled Bemidji State University men’s basketball to a 95-77 win over the University of Minnesota Crookston Friday night at BSU Gymnasium. The Beavers outscored the Golden Eagles, 64-20, in the lane to improve to 6-9 overall and 5-8 in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference.
Bemidji State University men’s basketball will face the University of Minnesota Crookston Feb. 19-20 at BSU Gymnasium with sights set on a final push towards the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Tournament. The Beavers and Golden Eagles will tip-off the weekend at 6 p.m. Friday followed by senior day at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at BSU Gymnasium in Bemidji, Minn.