2017-18 Dakota Wesleyan University Men's Basketball News

  • Spicer nets double-double as Tigers top Hastings on the road
    December 09, 2017
    HASTINGS, Neb. – Jason Spicer (Sioux Falls, S.D.) and Ty Hoglund (Dell Rapids, S.D.) combined for 41 points, pacing the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team over Hastings College 86-63 in Great Plains Athletic Conference play Saturday in Hastings, Neb.
  • Defense shines as Tiger men top Mount Marty
    December 06, 2017
    YANKTON, S.D. – Holding its opponent to under 20 points in the second half, the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team cruised to a 72-41 victory over in-state rival Mount Marty College Wednesday in Great Plains Athletic Conference play in Yankton, S.D.
  • Tiger men halt Doane in conference play
    December 02, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – With 4:36 remaining in the game, Jason Spicer (Sioux Falls, S.D.) sparked life into the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team with a crucial three-point shot followed by a layup to extend the lead and down Great Plains Athletic Conference foe Doane University, 89-76 Saturday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • Tigers handle Mustangs on the road
    November 29, 2017
    AGENCY VILLAGE, S.D. – In their third-straight road game, the (RV) Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team hit the road and traveled north, taking on Sisseton Wahpeton College in nonconference action. The Tigers cruised to a 90-57 victory Wednesday in Agency Village, S.D.
  • Tiger men outlast Spires on the road
    November 25, 2017
    LEAVENWORTH, Kan. – The No. 10 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team hit the road on Saturday and picked up a nonconference victory over the University of Saint Mary, 82-75 in Leavenworth, Kan.
  • Warriors pull away late from DWU men
    November 21, 2017
    FREMONT, Neb. – A last-second 3-pointer proved to be the difference on Tuesday night as Midland University topped the No. 10 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team 77-75 in Great Plains Athletic Conference action in Fremont, Neb.
  • No. 10 Tigers overpower Bulldogs to tally first GPAC win
    November 18, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – With 7:25 remaining in the game, the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team put together a 15-3 run to overcome a late deficit and defeat Great Plains Athletic Conference opponent Concordia University, 77-69 Saturday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • Dordt fends off Tigers in GPAC opener
    November 15, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Down by four with under three minutes remaining, the No. 10 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team looked poised to make a run as they had numerous times throughout the game. However, Dordt College kept DWU at bay in the Great Plains Athletic Conference opener as they defeated the Tigers, 73-67 Wednesday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • York rallies late to top Tiger men in nonconference action
    November 11, 2017
    YORK, Neb. – In a thrilling action-packed nonconference battle, it was York College that came away late with a 91-87 victory over the No. 10 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team on Saturday night at the Freeman Center in York, Neb.
  • Jimmies upset Tigers in nonconference action
    November 08, 2017
    JAMESTOWN, N.D. – In a battle of future Great Plains Athletic Conference foes, it was the home team coming out on top as the University of Jamestown topped the No. 10 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team 82-78 on Wednesday in Jamestown, N.D.
  • Spicer and Tigers tame Presentation and Dakota State
    November 04, 2017
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – In an 86-69 victory over Presentation College on Saturday and a 94-69 win against in-state foe Dakota State University, senior Jason Spicer (Sioux Falls, S.D.) recorded 27 and 31 points, respectively, setting a new career-high in points against the Trojans on Sunday in the South Dakota NAIA Classic at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, S.D.
  • No. 10 Tigers outshoot Jimmies
    October 31, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The No. 10 Dakota Wesleyan University Men’s basketball team secured their second victory of the season against future Great Plains Athletic Conference team, the University of Jamestown, 95-80 Tuesday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • No. 10 Tigers topple Mustangs in season opener
    October 27, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Reigning Great Plains Athletic Conference Freshman of Year, Ty Hoglund (Dell Rapids, S.D.) put the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team in the driver’s seat on Friday night, defeating Sisseton Wahpeton College 118-70 at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • Eyes on Branson: Talented youth and depth to propel Tigers into postseason play
    October 25, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Depth won’t be an issue for fifth-year head coach Matt Wilber heading into the 2017-18 season. The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team enters its 101st year of basketball, after recently making its third straight trip to the NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Tournament in 2016-17.
  • DWU men’s basketball picked second in GPAC preseason poll
    October 19, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Coming off a trip to the NAIA National Tournament last season in Point Lookout, Mo., the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team was picked second in the GPAC preseason poll, it was announced by the conference on Thursday.