2019-20 Dakota Wesleyan University Men's Basketball News

  • Second-half surge leads Tigers past Concordia
    December 07, 2019
    SEWARD, Neb. – Thanks to a 32-15 run to close out the game, the No. 6 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team ousted Concordia University, 77-57 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference road matchup Saturday in Seward, Neb.
  • Tigers suffer first loss of season
    December 04, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – It was a fast-paced contest with both teams shooting over 55% from the field on the night. However, the No. 6 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team was upset by (RV) Mount Marty College, 106-98 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference showdown Wednesday night at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • Defense lifts No. 6 DWU past St. Francis
    December 01, 2019
    JOLIET, Ill. – In a game where they never trailed, the No. 6 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team handled the University of St. Francis, 80-71 to win the St. Francis Thanksgiving Classic Sunday in Joliet, Ill.
  • No. 6 Tigers outlast Lynx
    November 30, 2019
    JOLIET, Ill. – The No. 6 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team hung on to defeat Lincoln College, 74-70 in the opening night of the St. Francis Thanksgiving Classic Saturday in Joliet, Ill.
  • Historic night pushes Tigers past BCU
    November 25, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – It was a night to remember as Ty Hoglund (Dell Rapids, S.D.) moved into third on the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball all-time scoring list with 2,171 career points, while Matt Wilber recorded his 148th win as head coach, putting him third all time among DWU men’s basketball coaches. Meanwhile, No. 6 DWU pulled away from (RV) Briar Cliff University, 88-73 in Great Plains Athletic Conference action Monday night at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • Tigers drop exhibition matchup to St. Cloud State
    November 23, 2019
    ST. CLOUD, Minn. – The No. 6 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team hit the road for an exhibition matchup versus NCAA Division II opponent, St. Cloud State University as DWU lost, 75-71 Saturday in St. Cloud, Minn.
  • No. 6 Tigers stifle No. 16 Jamestown on the road
    November 20, 2019
    JAMESTOWN, N.D. – Over the final 2:39 of the game, the No. 6 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team went on a 12-4 run to seal the 75-65 road victory over No. 16 University of Jamestown in a Great Plains Athletic Conference top-25 matchup Wednesday in Jamestown, N.D.
  • Balanced attack leads No. 6 DWU over Midland
    November 16, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Over the final eight minutes of the game, the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team went on a 19-8 run to put Midland University away with a final score of 85-65 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup Saturday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • Hoglund’s late heroics lifts No. 6 DWU past No. 25 Dordt
    November 13, 2019
    SIOUX CENTER, IOWA – With 4.5 seconds left, senior Ty Hoglund (Dell Rapids, S.D.) drove down the left side of the lane and tossed up a last-second shot that fell through the hoop to the excitement of the Tiger faithful. The layup gave the No. 6 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team a 79-78 victory over No. 25 Dordt University in a Great Plains Athletic Conference top-25 tilt Wednesday in Sioux Center, Iowa.
  • Hoglund records historic night as Tigers roll
    November 03, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Senior Ty Hoglund (Dell Rapids, S.D.) climbed to fourth on the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball all-time scoring list with 2,068 career points, as DWU handled Presentation College, 95-62 Sunday at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, S.D.
  • No. 6 Tigers kick season off with rivalry win
    November 02, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – It was the first game of the season for the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team and they dominated in-state rival Dakota State University, 80-62 Saturday at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, S.D.
  • SEASON PREVIEW - Focusing on Today: Attention to detail will be key for Tigers’ success
    November 01, 2019
    As the half-court heave sailed through the air, the entire stadium held its’ breath to watch the shot bounce off the back of the rim and miss its’ intended target. This is how the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team’s season ended a year ago. With that bitter taste in their mouth, the Tigers focus their attention on the details to return to the NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Tournament for a sixth-straight year this season.
  • DWU boasts two top-10 basketball teams in the NAIA
    October 24, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – With the 2019-20 basketball season looming near, the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s basketball faithful are itching for the first game. Not only can fans be ecstatic for a new season, but they can also be elated to say something no other fan base in the NAIA can – the DWU men’s and women’s basketball teams are the only duo in the NAIA Division II to both be ranked in the top 10 in the country.
  • DWU men's basketball to host shooting camp
    October 22, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. - The Dakota Wesleyan University men's basketball team announced that they will be hosting a shooting camp for grades K-8 in November.
  • DWU basketball announces 2019-20 schedule
    August 16, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – With just over two months until the beginning of basketball season, the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s basketball teams announced their full schedule for the 2019-20 season on Friday.
  • Brandl promoted to Associate Head Coach
    June 24, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Jacob Brandl has been the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball top assistant coach since 2014. Thanks to his tireless work ethic on and off the court, Brandl has earned the title of Associate Head Men’s Basketball Coach, the DWU Athletic Department announced Monday.