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Cleveland, Love trade talks heat up

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — It’s heating up.
With reports of Golden State and the Timberwolves reigniting trade talks for forward Kevin Love, another franchise’s possible offer appears to have more steam.
James wants to play with Love, and the Cleveland Ca…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Numbers add up to Minneapolis Final Four bid

June 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Minneapolis is in the final eight and hopes to snare the Final Four with the help of two national champions.

It’s no slam dunk, but state leaders are optimistic that the National Collegiate Athletic Association will pick the as-yet-…continue reading on dglobe.com

Dickinson State names Wetzel new men’s coach

May 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

There have been quite a bit of changes for the Dickinson State basketball programs.
Before the beginning of the women’s season, Mark Graupe took over as the Blue Hawks’ head coach and at the end of the men’s Ty Orton resigned and left yet anot…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Bison to play at Scheels Arena for next 2 years

May 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — As North Dakota State’s athletic department prepares to leave its home at the Bison Sports Arena, it announced Wednesday that the men’s basketball team will play its home games for the next two years off campus at Scheels Arena.
NDSU a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Bison to play at Scheels Arena for next 2 years

May 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — As North Dakota State’s athletic department prepares to leave its home at the Bison Sports Arena, it announced Wednesday that the men’s basketball team will play its home games for the next two years off campus at Scheels Arena.
NDSU a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

UJ’s Wieck lands top assistant job at MSUM

May 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — Justin Wieck wasn’t looking to leave, but an opportunity came up that was too good to pass up.
Wieck has resigned as head men’s basketball coach at the University of Jamestown to become the top assistant at Minnesota State Universi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

DeVries returns to VCSU

May 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

Coaching transitions can sometimes be complicated.
That does not figure to be the case, however, for the Valley City State women’s basketball program.
Less than one year after resigning as head coach, Jill DeVries is back to guide the program she…continue reading on jamestownsun.com

Laettner camp sessions open to first 200 players

May 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Christian Laettner Basketball Academy camp is open to the first 200 basketball players for each session.
The camp is four two-hour sessions for boys and girls in fourth grade through 12th grade. The fourth- through eighth-graders will have their…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Laettner to host basketball camp at DHS

April 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

Christian Laettner recorded one of the most memorable moments in college basketball history with “The Shot.”
The former Duke standout drained a game-winning turnaround jump shot as time expired to beat Kentucky 104-103 during the 1992 East Regio…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

DSU adds transfer Bentz from Dragons

April 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Dickinson State women’s basketball team’s future is looking bright with the announcement of another signee for the 2014-15 season.
Head coach Mark Graupe announced former Grant County standout Ashley Bentz became the team’s newest Blue Haw…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com