Men's Basketball

  • Hoglund, Harden named to All-American Teams
    March 15, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – After the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team returned to its’ fifth-straight NAIA Men’s National Basketball Tournament, two players were named to the NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball All-American Team. Ty Hoglund (Dell Rapids, S.D.) was named All-American First Team, while Nick Harden (Chicago,Ill.) was tabbed with All-American Honorable Mention honors.
  • Tigers drop heartbreaker to No. 1 IWU
    March 08, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – With two seconds left and trailing by a point, Ty Hoglund (Dell Rapids, S.D.) threw up a shot from half court that missed just off the mark as the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team lost in heartbreaking fashion to the overall number one seed Indiana Wesleyan University, 87-86 in the second round of the NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Championships, presented by Athletic Care, Friday at the Sanford Pentagon.
  • How they got here: A look at the Tigers’ 2018-19 season
    March 06, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –Heading into the season, the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team knew it would have a different look with no true post threat. DWU transformed its offense from relying on a post presence from past years to a high-flying, fast-paced team throughout the 2018-19 campaign.
  • Hoglund leads Tigers past Warner in opening round
    March 06, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Thanks to a 43-point outing by Ty Hoglund (Dell Rapids, S.D.) the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team downed Warner University (Fla.), 79-65 in the opening round of the NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Tournament presented by Athletic Care, Wednesday at the Sanford Pentagon.
  • Hoglund and Harden secure First Team nod, Ahmadu named Honorable Mention
    February 27, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – After a finishing the 2018-19 regular season at 22-9, three members of the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team were named to the All-GPAC team. Ty Hoglund (Dell Rapids, S.D.) and Nick Harden (Chicago, Ill.) were named All-GPAC First Team, while senior Aaron Ahmadu (Houston, Texas) was named All-GPAC Honorable Mention, it was announced by the conference Wednesday.
  • Tigers fall in GPAC Semifinals
    February 23, 2019
    SIOUX CITY, Iowa – After leading at halftime 46-40, the No. 18 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team fell to No. 2 Morningside College, 88-81 in the Great Plains Athletic Conference Tournament Semifinals on Saturday in Sioux City, Iowa.
  • DWU downs Red Raiders in GPAC quarterfinals
    February 20, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Hot shooting led the No. 18 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team past Northwestern College, 110-99 in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament Wednesday night at the Corn Palace.
  • Tigers fend off Doane on senior night
    February 16, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – With a minute left to play, Nick Harden (Chicago, Ill.) dished the ball to Samuel McCloud (Rapid City, S.D.) in the corner who connected on a 3-pointer, bringing the Corn Palace faithful to its’ feet and securing the 71-65 victory over Doane University in Great Plains Athletic Conference action Saturday in Mitchell, S.D.
  • DWU cruises past Vikings in non-conference tilt
    February 13, 2019
    VALLEY CITY, N.D. – The No. 18 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team secured its’ 20th win of the season with a 93-77 non-conference victory over Valley City State University Wednesday night in Valley City, N.D.
  • DWU holds off Concordia in GPAC bout
    February 09, 2019
    SEWARD, Neb. – The No. 18 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team picked up a crucial road win over Concordia University with a 68-63 victory in Great Plains Athletic Conference action Saturday in Seward, Neb.
  • DWU to induct five members into Athletic Hall of Fame
    February 06, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan University is proud to announce Brock Seim (’07), Josh Endres (’13), Amanda Hart (’14), Jalen Voss (’15) and Don & Barb Young on being selected into the DWU Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2019.
  • Second-half surge lifts No. 18 DWU over Lancers
    February 06, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – After trailing by three points at halftime, the No. 18 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team used a big second half to top Mount Marty College, 77-58 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference battle Wednesday at the Corn Palace.
  • Boy’s matchups announced for DWU/Culver’s Classic
    February 05, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The boy’s schedule and updated rankings for the 10th annual DWU/Culvers Classic has been announced for the games on Saturday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • DWU drops road matchup to Jimmies
    February 04, 2019
    JAMESTOWN, N.D. – The No. 17 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team dropped a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup against No. 18 University of Jamestown, 102-63 Monday in Jamestown, N.D.
  • DWU basketball at Jamestown postponed to February 4
    January 29, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s basketball games scheduled Wednesday against the University of Jamestown have been postponed to Monday, Feb. 4, the DWU athletic department announced Tuesday.
  • No. 3 Mustangs down No. 17 Tigers
    January 26, 2019
    SIOUX CITY, Iowa. – After holding a 40-32 halftime lead, the No. 17 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team fell to No. 3 Morningside 87-72 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference battle Saturday in Sioux City, Iowa.
  • DWU/Culver’s Classic tickets to go on sale today
    January 23, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University athletic department is pleased to announce the teams that will be competing in the 10th annual DWU/Culver's Classic on Friday, Feb. 8 and Saturday, Feb. 9 at the Corn Palace in Mitchell and that tickets go on sale today.
  • No. 17 Tigers upend No. 10 Chargers
    January 23, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Behind Ty Hoglund’s (Dell Rapids, S.D.) 41-point performance, the No. 17 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team defeated No. 10 Briar Cliff University, 83-70 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference showdown Wednesday night at the Corn Palace.
  • No. 15 DWU stifles (RV) Broncos
    January 19, 2019
    HASTINGS, Neb. – After dropping an early season matchup to (RV) Hastings College, the No. 15 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team got revenge thanks to tough defense and hot shooting in a 79-60 Great Plains Athletic Conference victory Saturday in Hastings, Neb.
  • Comeback falls short as Tigers fall in overtime
    January 16, 2019
    ORANGE CITY, Iowa – With four seconds to play trailing by three points in overtime, the No. 15 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team had a final possession to force a second overtime. However, DWU dropped the Great Plains Athletic Conference contest to Northwestern College, 80-77 in Orange City, Iowa.
  • Harden and Hoglund pace No. 15 DWU in win
    January 13, 2019
    Mitchell, S.D.- Nick Harden (Chicago, Ill.) and Ty Hoglund (Dell Rapids, S.D.) combined for 46 points as they pushed the No. 15 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team to victory over Midland University in a Great Plains Athletic Conference bout, 82-67 Sunday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • (RV) Dordt holds off No. 15 Tigers
    January 09, 2019
    SIOUX CENTER, Iowa – Nick Harden (Chicago, Ill.) drilled a 3-pointer to tie the game at 79 with less than 10 seconds to play. However, the No.15 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team fell short to Dordt College, 81-79 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference tilt in Sioux Center, Iowa.
  • No.18 Tigers hand No. 2 Mustangs first loss
    January 02, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – In a game that saw 17 lead changes, the No. 18 Dakota Wesleyan men’s basketball team came away with an exciting 86-82 victory over No. 2 Morningside College in a Great Plains Athletic Conference bout Wednesday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • McCloud’s career high paces Tigers in victory
    December 30, 2018
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The No. 18 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team hit the century mark for the fifth time this season on their way to a 100-77 victory over the University of Saint Mary (Kan.) Sunday at the Corn Palace.
  • Harden collects career high as Tigers fall in overtime
    December 29, 2018
    MITCHELL, S.D. – After forcing two turnovers and scoring two layups in less than 35 seconds, the No. 18 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team overcame a late deficit to force overtime. However, the late comeback was not enough as Peru State College, the No. 17 ranked team in the NAIA DI, downed DWU, 112-110 Saturday in the Corn Palace.
  • Hoglund notches career high as Tigers win in overtime
    December 20, 2018
    LAS VEGAS, Nev. – With the clock winding down and the Tigers leading by a point, Nick Harden (Chicago, Ill.) blocked a last-second layup to secure the overtime victory as the No. 18 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team defeated the University of Antelope Valley, 92-91 at the Trip Sports Las Vegas Hoopla Thursday in Las Vegas, Nev.
  • Tiger bench leads way in Las Vegas Hoopla victory
    December 19, 2018
    LAS VEGAS, Nev. – With 15 of the 16 players entering the scoring category, the No. 18 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team cruised to victory over Cal Miramar University, 97-59 Wednesday at the Las Vegas Hoopla in Las Vegas, Nev.
  • Hot shooting propels No. 18 Tigers past Bulldogs
    December 15, 2018
    MITCHELL, S.D. – For the third time this season, the No. 18 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team reached the century mark in their Great Plains Athletic Conference victory over Concordia University 105-56 Saturday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • Furious comeback pushes Tigers past Doane
    December 08, 2018
    CRETE, Neb. – With 5:54 left to play, the (RV) Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team went on a 17-2 run that vaulted the Tigers past Doane University, 75-66 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference thriller on Saturday in Crete, Neb.
  • (RV) Tigers fend off Lancers
    December 05, 2018
    YANKTON, S.D. – After a 55-point second half, the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team pulled away to defeat Mount Marty College 86-80 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup Wednesday in Yankton, S.D.
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