2011-12 Men's Basketball News

  • Orton adds athleticism to DSU men's basketball team with batch of late additions
    August 22, 2012
    Ty Orton stressed Dickinson State's move to the Frontier Conference when recruiting men's basketball players this year.
  • Sidney Standouts On-board with Hawks
    April 25, 2012
    Two Sidney, Mont., boys basketball players have signed national letters of intent to play for Ty Orton's Blue Hawks in 2012-2013.
  • Three Blue Hawks are All-DAC
    February 27, 2012
    Three Blue Hawk men's basketball players were named to the All-Dakota Athletic Conference Team released Monday.
  • Blue Hawks Defeated in Semifinals
    February 25, 2012
    MADISON, S.D. - In the battle of former Dakota Athletic Conference foes Saturday night at DSU Fieidhouse in the 2012 State Farm Association of Independent Institutions (A.I.I.) semifinals, top-seeded Jamestown earned an automatic bid to the NAIA National Tournament by defeating fourth-seed Dickinson State 71-70.
  • Second-half surge lifts Dickinson State over Mayville State
    February 24, 2012
    MADISON, S.D. - As Dickinson State trailed 38-30 at halftime Friday evening versus Mayville State in the opening round of the 2012 State Farm Association of Independent Institutions (A.I.I.) Men's Basketball at DSU Fieldhouse, the Blue Hawks outscored the Comets 38-22 in the second-half to earn a 68-60 win and a spot in the semifinals.
  • Senior Night
    February 17, 2012
    Fans are asked to wear their best Hawaiian gear as we send off eight seniors Saturday against Jamestown College.
  • Don't Call it a Comeback
    February 16, 2012
    VALLEY CITY - The Blue Hawk men's basketball team won their second conference game in five days with Wednesday's convincing win over Valley City State. The Hawks held off a late Viking surge after sprinting to an18-point first half lead to derail VCSU 74-65.
  • Hawks Complete Sweep of Mayville
    February 12, 2012
    Tevin Hurd; Dickinson State; Senior; Forward; Fairfield, CA ~ Hurd scored nine of the Blue Hawks 12 points in overtime to lead his team to a 66-62 victory over visiting Mayville State.
  • Have You Hurd?
    February 02, 2012
    The Dickinson State men's basketball team produced a gem when they needed it most Wednesday evening at the Lewey Lee Fieldhouse in Mayville. Firing on all cylinders, the Blue Hawks bested Mayville State 71-64 in a crucial conference matchup.
  • Blue Hawks Just Short in OT Thriller
    January 30, 2012
    Never short on heart, the DSU men's basketball team battled Valley City to overtime on Saturday before falling 71-68. In a game where baskets were hard to come by on both ends, the Hawks finished 22 of 55 (40 percent) from the field and 20 of 28 (71 percent) from the free-throw line.
  • DAC Tournament Time
    January 20, 2012
    PARTY OF FOUR: The Blue Hawks (8-12) travel to Valley City to compete in the DAC Tip-Off Tournament this Saturday and Sunday. Jamestown College, Mayville State, Valley City State and Dickinson State will all compete on the campus of Valley City for the tournament crown.
  • Blue Hawks Look For Heroic Effort Against VCSU
    January 18, 2012
    ROCK HAWK: On the heels of a convincing 50-38 win over Mayville State, the Blue Hawk women's basketball team looks to climb the independent ladder as they face Valley City State on Saturday.
  • Tech Savvy
    January 14, 2012
    MEN WIN BIG: The Blue Hawk men defeated Black Hills State University in convincing fashion Friday night by a score of 74-56. The win takes the Hawks to 8-11 on the year.
  • Final Games of 2011 to be played at Hampton Inn Classic
    December 27, 2011
    In their final games of 2011, the Dickinson State men and women travel to Billings to compete in Rocky Mountain College's Hampton Inn Classic.
  • Hawks defeat Wesmen 80-63
    December 14, 2011
    DSU defeated the University of Winnipeg in convincing fashion. Jarek Hansen led all scorers with a game-high 27 points, 20 of which came in a stellar first half.
  • DAC Players of the Week
    November 29, 2011
    Dickinson State seniors Casper Hesseldal and Mandy Mullock were voted DAC players of the week it was announced Monday.
  • 2011 Milanovich Classic
    November 25, 2011
    Casper Hesseldal scored a season high 30 points and grabbed 16 rebounds to help the Blue Hawks beat Montana Western. The Bulldogs had defeated the Blue Hawks one day earlier but that did not stop the Hawks from firing on all cylinders Saturday in the final game of the Sam Milanovich Classic.
  • Blue Hawks Win Big
    November 23, 2011
    Tevin Hurd scored a career high 24 points on his birthday to lead Dickinson State over Rocky Mountain College 84-59 at Scott Gym.
  • Blue Hawks Host Rocky Mountain
    November 23, 2011
    Dickinson State's version of Feast Week is upon us as eight games are played at Scott Gymnasium over the next five days. Tonight DSU (3-5) faces Rocky Mountain College (5-3).
  • Blue Hawks Fall to No. 7 Northwestern
    November 12, 2011
    The DSU men's basketball team couldn't overcome a strong second half by Northwestern College as they fell to the seventh best team in the nation 76-60.
  • Hawks Beat Concordia
    November 11, 2011
    The Blue Hawk men's basketball team (3-4) defeated Concordia College (Neb.) in convincing fashion Friday in the first game of the Pizza Ranch Classic in Orange City, Iowa. The 76-61victory was their first win on the road this season.
  • Hawks Fall Short Against UGF
    November 04, 2011
    Matt Lee scored 17 points and snared ten rebounds Friday night but it wasn't enough as the Hawks fell to the Argos 73-83.
  • Three Game Trip
    October 31, 2011
    The Blue Hawk Men's Basketball team traveled to Montana for a three game stand last weekend. On the docket were Montana State University- Northern, University of Montana Western and Montana Tech.
  • Hawks Get Two
    October 09, 2011
  • Hawks Win Big
    October 08, 2011
    Early October may feel like football season but Blue Hawk basketball is here. Tonight the Hawks take on Briercrest College, marking the opening of the 2011-2012 men's basketball season. DSU will face Briercrest for a second time, Sunday afternoon, at 3:00 p.m. as well.
  • NAIA Scholar Teams Announced
    August 04, 2011
    The NAIA has released their 2010-2011 Scholar Team awards and the Dickinson State men's and women's basketball programs are being recognized within the report. A minimum accumulative team grade point average of 3.0 must be solidified to be considered.