DWU scores in bunches, tops NWU 125-88

Trae Bergh

LINCOLN, Neb. – For basketball fans that like scoring, Lincoln, Neb., was the place to be on Saturday to see the Dakota Wesleyan University men put on a shooting clinic in their conference lidlifter. The Tigers opened Great Plains Athletic Conference play with a 125-88 win over Nebraska Wesleyan University, as DWU shot 62.9 percent […]

DWU women open GPAC with win, Beck scores 1,000th point

Celeste Beck

LINCOLN, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team had dropped two straight after opening the season 5-0, but the Tigers came ready to play in their Great Plains Athletic Conference opener. DWU (6-2, 1-0 GPAC) topped Nebraska Wesleyan University 77-56 Saturday in Lincoln, Neb. Senior guard Celeste Beck (Sioux Falls, S.D.) came into […]

Winner native Bertram signs with DWU women’s basketball

MITCHELL, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball coach Jason Christensen was excited to get the news that Kelsey Bertram was committed to becoming a Tiger next season. Bertram, a Winner, S.D., native, signed her letter of intent this week to attend DWU next year and to play basketball for the Tigers. Christensen said Bertram […]

Augustana edges DWU women in exhibition

Erica Herrold

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team continued its five-game stretch away from home with an exhibition against Augustana College Wednesday at the Sioux Falls arena in Sioux Falls, S.D. The Tigers (5-2) fell 84-75 to the Vikings, an NCAA Division II program, despite shooting a solid 48 percent from the […]

Voss scores 37, DWU men cruise against VCSU

Jalen Voss

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team came into play against Valley City State University as the best team in the NAIA in assist to turnover ratio and the Tigers did nothing to hurt that ranking in a 96-76 win over the Vikings Tuesday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell, S.D. The […]

MSU-Northern hands DWU women first loss of season

Katie Johnson

GREAT FALLS, Mont. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team fell for the first time in the 2014-15 season in a matchup against Montana State University-Northern Saturday at the Holiday Inn Classic Saturday in Great Falls, Mont. The Tigers held a two-point lead at the half, but were outscored 37-26 in the second and […]

Tigers start road trip with win over Carroll

Celeste Beck

HELENA, Mont. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team started a three-game trip in Montana with a 73-64 win over Carroll College Friday. The Tigers trailed by four points at halftime, but senior guard Celeste Beck (Sioux Falls, S.D.) did not allow her team to suffer its first loss of the season. Beck scored […]

Tiger men cruise past Graceland 99-60, Voss with 28

Jalen Voss

LAMONI, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team was firing on all cylinders with a win over Graceland University Friday in Lamoni, Iowa. The Tigers made 41-of-65 shots from the field, including 12-of-25 shots from beyond the arc to take care of the Yellowjackets, a NAIA Division I program, in a 99-60 win. […]

Wilber signs Johnson from Sioux Falls Lincoln

Kaleb Johnson Web

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team is off to a 5-0 start in 2014-15, creating plenty of excitement around the program in the present, but the future got a little brighter as well with a key signing this week. Sioux Falls Lincoln senior Kaleb Johnson signed a letter of intent to […]

Second Half Surge Propels DWU Men Past Mayville

Jalen Voss

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team found themselves in a close battle against Mayville State University in the first half before a strong start to the second half pushed the Tigers to a fourth straight win to start the 2014-15 season. The Tigers (4-0) toppled the Comets 82-51 on day two […]