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Spearfish, S.D. - The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team defeated Peru State 93-71 at the Donald Young Center in Spearfish, S.D. Friday night to move to 10-2 on the season.

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Rapid City, S.D. – The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team outscored S.D. School of Mines by 21 points in the second half Wednesday night en route to a 80-61 victory.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University men’s and women’s basketball teams will be hosting the 3rd Annual Yellow Jacket Holiday Classic presented by Prestige Auto Sales & X-Rock/Eagle FM Radio on January 1-2, 2011 at the Young Center in Spearfish.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team fell to No. 8 in the NAIA Top 25 Poll released today.  The Yellow Jackets are 8-2 on the season.

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Rapid City, S.D. – The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team defeated St. Mary’s (Kan.) 85-67 Saturday afternoon at the US Bank Thanksgiving Classic in Rapid City, S.D.

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Rapid City, S.D. - The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team defeated Johnson and Wales 84-67 in Rapid City, S.D. Friday night to move to 7-2 on the season.

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Spearfish, S.D. – Members of the Black Hills State University coaching staff will be speaking at Buffalo Wild Wings in Rapid City, S.D. on Tuesday night at 7 p.m.  The Swarm Session is a way of reaching out and gathering Yellow Jacket fans together.

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San Diego, Calif. – The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team defeated Point Loma 86-78 on Saturday night in San Diego, Calif.

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Azusa, Calif.. – The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team was defeated by Azusa Pacific on Friday night 83-69.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University athletic department has announced the dates and sites for the Green and Gold Luncheons.  The next luncheon will begin at Perkins Restaurant in Spearfish on Nov. 16 at 12 noon.

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Chadron, Neb. – The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team defeated Chadron State 76-67 in an exhibition game on Monday night in Chadron, Neb.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team earned their 5th win of the season as the defeated Montana Tech 77-59 Friday evening at the Donald Young Center in Spearfish, S.D.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team defeated Rocky Mountain 82-65 Friday evening at the Donald E. Young Center in Spearfish, S.D.

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Mitchell, S.D. – The No. 6 ranked Black Hills State University men’s basketball team fell to Dakota Wesleyan 96-94 in double overtime on Saturday night in Mitchell, S.D.

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Yankton, S.D. – The No. 6 ranked Black Hills State University men’s basketball team defeated Mount Marty 57-56 in Yankton, S.D. on Friday night.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University men’s and women’s basketball teams will travel across the state to take on Mount Marty on Friday and Dakota Wesleyan on Saturday.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State men’s basketball team defeated Morningside 78-66 behind a 20-point effort from senior Cain Atkinson in the final game of the Perkins Tip-Off Classic.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team overcame a slow start to defeat Montana State-Northern 65-62 to in the Yellow Jackets’ season opener at the Donald E Young Center Friday.

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Dickinson, N.D. – The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team was picked to win the Dakota Athletic Conference (DAC) Title for the third consecutive season by the DAC men’s basketball coaches.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University Athletic Department will be holding a “Swarm Session” at Buffalo Wild Wings in Rapid City on Tuesday night at 7 p.m.  The event is open to the public and there is no cost to attend.

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Spearfish, S.D. - The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team was ranked No. 6 in the NAIA Preseason Top 25 Poll released today.

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Spearfish, S.D. – Black Hills State University was given the Champions of Character Five Star Award by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) for advancing character-driven intercollegiate athletics during the 2009-2010 season.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team will host a scrimmage that is open to the public all day on Sunday, October 17 beginning at 9 a.m. MT in the Donald E. Young Center.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University athletic department announced today that the Third Annual Yellow Jacket 5k/10k scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 3 has been postponed.  A new date for the race has not yet been set.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University Athletic Department will be holding the first “Swarm Session” at Buffalo Wild Wings in Rapid City on Tuesday night at 7 p.m.  The events are being held in communities surrounding Spearfish as a way of reaching out and gathering Yellow Jacket fans together.

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Spearfish, S.D. – Black Hills State University Head Men’s Basketball Coach Bradd Schafer announced today the signing of Joey Mitchell for the 2011-12 basketball season.  Mitchell, from Hitchcock-Tulare High School, is currently entering his senior year after leading his football and basketball teams to the S.D. state championship game as a junior. 

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Spearfish, S.D. - Black Hills State University received a donation of $1 million from Dana and LaDawn Dykhouse and their children, Dan and Alana. This is the University’s first cash gift of $1 million, meaning BHSU students will see an immediate benefit from the gift.

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Spearfish, S.D. – Black Hills State University Athletic Director Jhett Albers announced today that the athletic department will be holding Swarm Sessions in communities surrounding Spearfish as a way of reaching out and gathering Yellow Jacket fans together.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University athletic department has announced the dates and sites for the Green and Gold Luncheons.  The luncheons will begin at the Cedar House Restaurant in Spearfish on Aug. 31 at 12 noon.

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Spearfish, S.D. – Black Hills State University will host a live weekly coaches’ radio show Monday nights at 6 p.m. MT.  The show will be held at the Stadium Sports Grill and rotate between the Spearfish and Belle Fourche locations each week and can be heard locally on KDSJ 980 AM or online at www.kdsj980.com.

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Spearfish, S.D. – Black Hills State University Athletic Director Jhett Albers announced today that all home athletic contests and select away games, including all Dakota Athletic Conference games, will be streamed online at www.B2TV.com.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University athletic department is now selling all-sport season tickets.  Both reserved and general admission seating options are available.

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Spearfish, S.D. - Black Hills State University Athletic Director Jhett Albers announced today that the University's application to NCAA Division II was accepted by the NCAA membership committee.

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Spearfish, S.D. – Black Hills State University officially announced the hiring of men’s assistant basketball coach Tim Collins. Collins has been a part of several college coaching staffs over the past nine seasons. Collins will assist alongside first-year head coach Bradd Schafer in all phases of the program.

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Jordan Rockwell has recently signed a letter of intent to play basketball at Black Hills State University beginning in the fall of 2010.  Jordan is currently a senior a Greeley West High School in Greeley, Colorado. 

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University men’s and women’s basketball teams will be hosting the fourth annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Sunday, May 2, 2010 at the Donald E. Young Center in Spearfish.

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Brody Brisk has recently committed to Black Hills State University to play basketball beginning in the fall of 2010.  Brody is currently a senior at Stevens High School in Rapid City, South Dakota.
 

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Spearfish, S.D. – Black Hills State Head Men’s Basketball Coach Bradd Schafer handed out awards to members of the team for achievements earned during the 2009-2010 season.


 

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University men’s and women’s basketball teams will be hosting the fourth annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Sunday, May 2, 2010 at the Donald E. Young Center in Spearfish.

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Spearfish, S.D. – Black Hills State Head Men’s Basketball Coach Bradd Schafer announced plans today to hold the annual banquet on Saturday, April 17 at the Spearfish Canyon Country Club.  A social will be held at 5 p.m. with a dinner and program beginning at 5:30 p.m.
 

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Bradd SchaferBradd Schafer, assistant men's basketball coach for Black Hills State University, will take over as head coach of the Yellow Jackets.

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Paul SatherBlack Hills State University head men's basketball coach Paul Sather will step down after five seasons at BHSU to become the head men's basketball coach at Northern State University (NSU).

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The Yellow Jackets concluded their season this past week with an 83-86 loss to the University of Saint Francis who eventually went on to win the 2010 NAIA National Championship.  This was the second straight year that the Yellow Jackets lost in the National Tournament to the eventual National Champion. Click below for more information.

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Point Lookout Missouri – Black Hills State University National Championship hopes were cut short by a very strong University of Saint Francis team in the first round of the NAIA national championship. The Jackets fell 86-83.

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The brackets came out yesterday afternoon and BHSU will take on University of St. Francis from Fort Wayne, Indiana.  USF will come in the game with a record of 23-9 and BHSU will enter with a record of 21-9.  Tip off is set for 4:00 PM CST in Branson, Missouri on the campus of College of the Ozarks.   

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Four players were recently honored by the Dakota Athletic Conference by receiving All-DAC honors.  Junior Luke Enos was named DAC Player of the Year and 1st Team All-DAC for his second straight season. 

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Black Hills State University will be hosting an NAIA national tournament selection show watch party for both the men’s and women’s basketball teams on Wednesday, March 3 in the Donald E. Young Center lobby. The selection show broadcast will begin at 2 p.m. MT.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University Yellow Jacket couldn’t manage to overcome a strong night shooting by the Jamestown Jimmies as the loose in the semi-finals of the Dakota Athletic Conference Tournament 78-67.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team rolled to victory over the Mayville State Comets in the first round of the 2010 DAC Conference Tournament 87-52.

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Spearfish, S.D. –Black Hills State University will host the first round of the Dakota Athletic Conference playoffs on Wednesday night in the Donald E. Young Center.  The women’s basketball game will begin at 5:30 p.m. with the men’s game slated to begin at 7:30 p.m.

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Junior Luke Enos from Faith, South Dakota was recently named Dakota Athletic Conference Player of the Week.  Enos Averaged 31.5 points and 5 rebounds per game this past weekend as BHSU defeated Minot State University 93-90 and Dickinson State University 79-69 to win the DAC Confernce for the second year in a row.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University Yellow Jackets win the Dakota Athletic Conference regular season and are the number one seed heading into playoffs with a 79-69 victory over the Dickinson State University Blue Hawks.

 

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Spearfish, S.D. – Tonight the Black Hills State University Men’s Basketball team picked-up a win in the first of two enormously important DAC conference games. The Yellow Jackets fought off the tough Minot State Beaver squad 93-90.

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Mayville, N.D. – The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team bounced Saturday night with a dominating win over Mayville State, 87-61
 

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Madison, S.D. – The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team could not hold off Dakota State in the second half and was defeated 69-66 on Friday night in Madison, S.D.

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Spearfish, S.D. – On Saturday, February 6, Black Hills State hosted “Coaches vs. Cancer” to benefit former Yellow Jacket Ethan Dschaak during his battle with cancer.  Dschaak, the former head boy’s basketball coach at Sturgis Brown high school, was diagnosed with cancer in early November.

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Spearfish, S.D. – Tonight the Black Hills State University Men’s Basketball team took on the Valley City State Vikings at home. The Yellow Jackets were able to pull away in a narrow victory 75-71.

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Spearfish, S.D. - The Black Hills State University Yellow Jackets dominate The Jamestown College Jimmies led by a strong attack down low by Junior Will John Johnson as the Jackets roll to a decisive 89 to 51 victory.

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Black Hills State University will be hosting a fundraiser for Coaches vs. Cancer on Saturday, February 6 as the Yellow Jackets take on Valley City State in men’s and women’s basketball at the Young Center.  This year, proceeds raised from the event will benefit former Sturgis High School boy’s basketball coach and Black Hills State alum Ethan Dschaak.

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Black Hills State University basketball reached a great milestone this past year as four players have all reached the 1000 point mark. 

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Thursday, January 28- Rapid City, South Dakota. The Black Hills State University Yellow Jackets get the 10 point win over South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in Dakota Athletic Conference play, 81-71.

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January 25, 2010 – After getting temporarily stuck in North Dakota due to inclement weather and road closures, the Black Hills State Men’s Basketball team squared off against a tough opponent in Minot State University. The Yellow Jackets fell to the Beavers 75-81.

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Luke Enos Friday, January 22, Dickinson, N.D. – The Black Hills State University Basketball team was able to come away with a 25 point win on the road while shooting 52% from the field.

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The Junior Jacket Camp hosted by the men’s and women’s basketball programs at Black Hills State University has recently been moved from January 29th to February 15th on President’s Day. 

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Saturday, January 16, 2010 – Tonight the Black Hills State University Men’s Basketball Team butted heads with a scrappy conference opponent in Dakota State University. Despite the minimal two point margin at the half, the Black Hills State University Yellow Jackets were able to fight off the Trojans and pick up the win 68-66.

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Friday, January 15, 2010 – The Black Hills State Yellow Jacket Men’s Basketball team posted a dominant performance over conference opponent Mayville State University. The Yellow Jackets took the home contest 85-60.

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Jamestown, N.D. – The Yellow Jackets (11-6) struggled shooting from behind the arc as they lost in conference play to the Jamestown Jimmies (12-6) 63-61 Saturday night in Jamestown.

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Valley City, N.D. – The BHSU Men’s Basketball team bounce back from a loss to Montana Western with a demanding win over the Valley City State Vikings Friday evening in a Dakota Athletic Conference Matchup!

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December 30, 2009 – The Black Hills State Men’s Yellow Jacket basketball team could not hold on to their early lead against a tough NAIA Div I Montana Western team at home for the final game of the Perkins Basketball Classic losing 64-73.

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Spearfish, S.D. - The Black Hills State University men’s basketball team defeated the UCCS Mountain Lions 93-70 on Tuesday night during the Perkins Classic.

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Due to weather conditions the High School Perkins Classic has had a slight change in the schedule. Click below to get the new schedule.

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This past weekend the Yellow Jackets traveled to Morris, MN and Presentation College in Aberdeen, SD.  BHSU defeated The Minnesota Morris Cougars 66-61 on Friday and The Presentation College Saints 66-64 in an overtime thriller to advance to 9-4 on the season.

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Thursday, December 3 - The Yellow Jackets came up just short in a heart breaking loss to rival South Dakota School of Mines Thursday evening at the Donald E. Young Center.

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The Yellow Jackets will tip off tonight starting with women's game at 5:30 pm followed by the men's game at 7:30 pm in the Donald E. Young Center. 

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The Yellow Jacket men’s and women’s basketball programs are getting set to host their 2nd Annual Yellow Jacket Holiday Classic January 2nd and 3rd, 2010.  This event is sponsored by Prestige Auto Sales, X-Rock/Eagle FM Radio, Stadium Sports Grill, Century 21, and Papa Johns Pizza.

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The Yellow Jackets traveled this past weekend to the US Bank Classic hosted by South Dakota School of Mines.  BHSU defeated Mount Marty College 82-49 on Friday and University of Great Falls on Saturday 66-64.  With the two wins the Yellow Jackets improved to 7-3 on the season as they get set for DAC Conference play.

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The Yellow Jackets traveled this past weekend to Colorado Springs for the Marriot Classic on the campus of University of Colorado at Colorado Springs.  On Friday, the Yellow Jackets got off to a great start increasing their lead to double figures over Bethany College taking a 43-31 lead into halftime.  In the second half, the Yellow Jackets began to click increasing their lead to 30 points taking the game 88-58. 

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State Men’s Basketball team (3-4) squared off against NCAA Division II opponent Chadron State College (1-0) to continue their tough non-conference schedule to begin the season. The Yellow Jackets fell to the Eagles 80-73 Tuesday night at the Donald E. Young Center.

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The Yellow Jackets are off to a 2-1 start in a brutal non-conference schedule.  BHSU has played Rocky Mountain College who were defending National Champions in NAIA Division I, a tough Mount Marty College team, #4 ranked Dakota Wesleyan, Iowa State University and Northern State in Exhibition games. 
 

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There will be a registration table set up prior to the women’s and men’s games this Saturday night, Oct 31st.  There will also be a registration held at the Dairy Queen in Spearfish on Thursday, November 5th, between 5:30 and 7:30PM.  BHSU Men’s Basketball players will be present to help with registration.

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The men’s and women’s basketball programs will open their seasons this weekend in the Donald E. Young Center.  The women will start the weekend off Friday night at 5:30pm as they take on College of Saint Mary out of Omaha, Nebraska. 

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It’s safe to say that expectations are high for the Black Hills State University Men’s Basketball team this upcoming season.  With all five starters returning from a team that finished with a BHSU record 30 wins and made it to the National Semi-Finals, there is good reason why.  Any liklehood of sneaking up on their opponents are gone, replaced by a huge target on their back. 

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The BHSU men’s basketball team has much to be excited about for the 2009-10 season and has scheduled some quality opponents to get themselves prepared for their Dakota Athletic Conference Schedule (DAC).  The exhibition games are highlighted once again with very tough NCAA Division I and II opponents starting November 2nd with a game at Big 12 Iowa State University. 

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Cameron Anderson has recently signed a letter of intent to play basketball at Black Hills State University beginning in the fall of 2009.  Cameron is currently a senior at Campbell County High School in Gillette, Wyoming.  He has been a part of one of the most successful basketball programs ever in Wyoming history. 

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Craig Von Allman has signed a letter of intent to play basketball for Black Hills State University beginning in the fall of 2009 as a freshman.  Click below for more information.

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It is time again for the 3rd Annual 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament put on by Black Hills State University Basketball.  This years tournament will be on Sunday, May 3rd with registration beginning at 9AM and games will start at 10AM.  All games will be played in the Donald E. Young Center. Click above for a 2009 3 on 3 Brochure.  Rules and game information will be posted later this month.  All applications must be turned in by Wednesday, April 29, 2009.

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The Yellow Jacket Men’s Basketball program concluded their season this past Monday night losing to the eventual National Champion Oklahoma Wesleyan University 85-72.  The Yellow Jackets led at halftime 46-45 but it wasn’t enough as the Yellow Jackets finished 30-5 on the season. BHSU broke many records during their remarkable run to the final four of the NAIA National Tournament.  Click below to view records that were broke this season.

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Sophomore Luke Enos added more to his outstanding list of accomplishments for the 2008-09 season by being named 2nd Team All American this past week in helping the Yellow Jackets advance to the school’s first ever final four appearance in the National Tournament. Click below to read more.

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The 2009 NAIA National Championship Brackets have been released for the women's and men's tournaments.  The women will take on Southern Oregon University Wednesday, March 11th at 9:15 PM CST in Sioux City, Iowa.  All games will be played at the Tyson Event Center.  The men will take California State University East Bay Thursday, March 12th at 10:15 AM CST in Branson, Missouri.  All games will be played at Keeter Gymnasium on the College of the Ozarks campus. Please click below to view both the men's and women's full brackets.

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Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State men’s and women’s basketball teams are both preparing for the NAIA National Championships. The men’s basketball team received an automatic berth to the NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball Tournament in Point Lookout, Mo. after winning the Dakota Athletic Conference tournament title on Sunday, March 1 with a 93-77 victory over Minot State. The women’s basketball team is awaiting word on an at-large bid to the NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball Tournament in Sioux City, Iowa. Both tournaments will take place on March 11-17.

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Sophomore Cain Atkinson, sophomore Luke Enos, and sophomore Will John Johnson were all named 1st Team All-DAC on Monday.  On top of being named 1st Team All-DAC Luke Enos was named Dakota Athletic Conference Most Valuable Player.  Head Coach Paul Sather was named DAC Coach of the Year.  Click below to view DAC end of the year honors.

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The Yellow Jackets entered the game this past Sunday having won 11 games in a row.  BHSU got to the championship game after defeating Dakota State University and South Dakota School of Mines earlier in the week.  Minot State University defeated Mayville State University and Dickinson State University.  The Yellow Jackets entered the game ranked #5 in the NAIA and with a record of 26-4.

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SPEARFISH…It’s Dakota Athletic Conference Championship (DAC) weekend at Black Hills State University as the men’s and women’s basketball teams compete in championship games and the track and field teams are honored at a send-off for the national tournament meet.

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The Yellow Jackets entered the game Wednesday night 25-4 and ranked #5 in the NAIA as they looked to advance to the DAC Conference finals.  South Dakota School of Mines came into the game after defeating Valley City State University in the quarterfinals this past Sunday. 

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This Wednesday night the Yellow Jackets men’s and women’s basketball programs will continue Dakota Athletic Conference tournament play in hosting a pair of semifinal games.  The women will tip off the action at 5:30pm in the Donald E. Young Center as they host Jamestown College. 

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The Yellow Jackets wrapped up their regular season play this week with wins over Jamestown College and Valley City State University.  BHSU already won the Dakota Athletic Conference entering the week but knew that they needed to keep their momentum heading into the conference tournament.  Entering the game the Yellow Jackets were ranked #5 in the NAIA.

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This Sunday the Yellow Jackets will begin the Dakota Athletic Conference Tournament with a pair of home games.  The women will kick off the afternoon at 2pm followed by the men at 4pm in the Donald E. Young Center.  Please check the schedule this Friday following the last two regular season games for opponents. 
 

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In front of a packed house in the Donald E. Young Center the Yellow Jackets defeated rival South Dakota School of Mines Wednesday night 71-53.  Entering the game the Yellow Jackets were ranked 6th in the NAIA and on top of the Dakota Athletic Conference.

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The Yellow Jacket men's and women's basketball teams will host rival South Dakota School of Mines tonight in the Donald E. Young Center.  Game times will begin at 5:30 pm with the women followed at 7:30 pm by the men. 

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Sophomore forward Luke Enos earned Dakota Athletic Conference Player of the Week for his efforts this past week against Minot State University and Dickinson State University.  Enos scored 29 points and grabbed 12 rebounds Friday against Minot State and scored 22 points and seven rebounds Saturday against Dickinson State.  BHSU won both games giving them a two game lead in the conference.  With the wins the Yellow Jackets improve to 21-4(10-1 DAC) on the season.

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BHSU picked up a couple of key victories over the weekend to give them a two game advantage in first place of the Dakota Athletic Conference.  Entering the weekend the Yellow Jackets knew that the only way to separate themselves from Minot State University and Dickinson State University was to win both games. 

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Sophomore Clay Pottorff had a great weekend in helping the Yellow Jackets defeat Dakota State University and Mayville State University.  Click above to read more.

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Luke Enos recorded his second Player of the Week honor for his efforts this past weekend against Valley City State University and Jamestown College.  Enos scored a career high 30 points to go along with nine rebounds on Friday against Valley City State and he capped off the weekend by scoring 20 points Saturday against Jamestown College.  Luke was 19-27 from the field for the weekend.  Click above to view DAC Players of the Week.
 

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The Yellow Jackets finished the first half of conference play this past weekend as they took on Valley City State University and Jamestown College. Entering the weekend the Yellow Jackets were 15-4 and ranked #11 in the NAIA.

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The Yellow Jackets traveled to Chadron, Nebraska Saturday for their last non-conference matchup before returning back to conference play.  The Yellow Jackets were fresh off their victory over rival South Dakota School of Mines on Thursday night.  Entering the game Saturday BHSU was 15-3 on the season.
 

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The Yellow Jackets knew going into the game Thursday night that it was going to be a war. Both South Dakota School of Mines and Black Hills State University are off to great starts.  The Hardrockers were 13-5, and the Yellow Jackets were 14-3 entering the game.

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RAPID CITY — At the beginning of last season, Black Hills State head coach Paul Sather was shuffling the lineup game to game. Then, late in the season, he decided to go with an all-freshmen starting five. Click above to view the rest of the article.  Article by Rapid City Journal.

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RAPID CITY — Mike Hultz knew Jason Henry and Paul Sather before they began roaming the Dakota Athletic Conference sidelines as head coaches at South Dakota School of Mines and Black Hills State, respectively. Hultz has watched the two turn their programs into contenders this season in the DAC as they battle for the conference crown and he is not surprised. Click above to view article.  Article by Rapid City Journal.

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The men’s and women’s basketball programs are getting ready to make the 45 minute trip down I90 to take on rival South Dakota Mines this week. 

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The Yellow Jackets traveled to Dickinson State & Minot State this past weekend. Going into the weekend the Yellow Jackets were 13-2 and ranked 8th in the NAIA. Click above for more details.

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Luke Enos was awarded DAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for his performance last week in four games. He averaged 17 points and 7 rebounds helping the Yellow Jackets go 3-1 on the week.  They recorded wins over Shorter College (GA), Johnson & Wales (CO), and Montana State University – Northern. Click above to view DAC Players of the Week.
 

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The Yellow Jackets traveled to Havre, Montana this past weekend to play in the Montana State University Northern Classic. Coming into the weekend the Yellow Jackets were 12-1 on the season and ranked 7th in the NAIA. Click above for more details.

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Black Hills State University improved to 12-1 on the season after defeating Shorter College and Johnson & Wales University in the Perkins Classic. Entering the Perkins Classic the Yellow Jackets were 10-1 and ranked 7th in the NAIA. Click above for more details.

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The 2008 Perkins Classic will tip off December 27th starting with five high school games followed on December 29th & 30th with the Yellow Jackets taking the floor. Click above for a complete Perkins Classic schedule.

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The Yellow Jackets finished up play for the holiday break this past weekend as they took on Presentation College and Grace University.  The Yellow Jackets entered the weekend 8-1 and ranked #7 in the NAIA. Click above for more details.
 

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The Yellow Jackets had a great weekend opening up Dakota Athletic Conference play with a couple of victories over Mayville State University and Dakota State University.  Entering the weekend the Yellow Jackets were ranked #11 in the NAIA. Click above for more details.

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The NAIA rankings came out on Monday and the Yellow Jackets moved into the #11 & #13 spots. Click above to view rankings.

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The Yellow Jackets picked up a pair of wins this past weekend at the US Bank Thanksgiving Classic in Rapid City, South Dakota. Click above for more details.

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The Yellow Jacket Men’s Basketball Team left this past Monday to Billings, Montana for a rematch against Rocky Mountain College. Both teams met this past Friday night in Spearfish, SD at the Donald E. Young Center when Rocky Mountain won 88-76 behind a strong performance from senior guard Chase Sukut.  The Yellow Jackets entered the game Tuesday 3-1 on the season. Click above for more details.

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This past weekend the Yellow Jackets took on Rocky Mountain College and Montana Tech. Both teams are in the Frontier Conference. Coming into the weekend the Yellow Jackets were 2-0 coming off their pair of wins on the road the previous weekend against Dakota Wesleyan University and Mount Marty College. Click above for more details.

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After waiting around all day Thursday and Friday due to weather the Men’s basketball team finally left on Saturday for Dakota Wesleyan University and Mount Marty College.  Coming into the weekend the Yellow Jackets had played two exhibition games against Division II Northern State University and Division I University of Northern Colorado. Click above for more details.

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Due to weather the men's and women's basketball games are now rescheduled for Sunday afternoon and Monday night. Click above for more details.

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Yellow Jacket Men’s Basketball traveled to Greeley, Colorado last weekend to take on University of Northern Colorado a member of the Big Sky Conference. Click above for more details.

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This past Saturday the Yellow Jackets traveled to Aberdeen, South Dakota to take on Northern State University, an NCAA Division II school that finished 29-4 last year and ranked  5th in the country at the end of the season. Click above for more details.

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The Yellow Jackets will open their season against NCAA Divison II Northern State University in an exhibition game this Saturday. You can see the game live through Northern Sun TV. Game time is at 7:00 PM CST.

 

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The Yellow Jackets Men’s Basketball team started last season with a lot of new faces to the program.  As the season went on those new faces started inserting themselves into the starting lineup.  At the end of the season the Yellow Jackets were starting five freshmen and finishing with a 16-14 record, which was good for fourth place in the Dakota Athletic Conference.  The Yellow Jackets now return those five starters along with others to improve in 2008-2009. Click here for more details.

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Black Hills State is hosting their 1st Annual Yellow Jacket Youth Basketball Tournament on January 3rd and 4th of 2009. Click here for more details.

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Tanner Adler has signed a letter of intent to play basketball for Black Hills State University beginning in the fall of 2009 as a freshman. Click here for more information.

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Black Hills State University finished in the top twenty for the 2007-08 U.S. Sports Academy Director’s Cup standings. Click here for more details.

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You can now watch and listen to Live Broadcasts of Games on Pay Per View. Starting this fall for the 2008-2009 season you can purchase football, volleyball, and men's/women's basketball games. Please click here for information on costs and how to purchase events. 

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Senior Rob Johnson who will be attending Black Hills State University in the fall of 2008 has recently been named Mr. Basketball for the State of Wyoming. Rob as a senior averaged 21 points and 16 rebounds and helped guide Tongue River High School to a State Final Four appearance. Click here to view article.

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Black Hills State University shares the Commissioner's Cup which is given to the institution with the best overall conference record for the year. Points are also given for winning a conference championship. Click here to view.

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Aaron Sutton has recently signed a letter of intent to play basketball starting in the fall of 2008 for Black Hills State University. Aaron will provide immediate depth at the point guard position. Click here for more details.

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The Annual Black Hills State University Athletic Awards and Senior Recognition Night will be held on May 4th, 2008 in the Jacket Legacy Room located in the Student Union on campus. Click here for more details.

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Rob Johnson recently signed a letter of intent to play basketball starting in the fall of 2008 for Black Hills State University. Click here for more information.

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Freshman Cain Atkinson was recently named Newcomer of the Year for the Dakota Athletic Conference. This is the first time that a true freshman has ever won the award since the Dakota Athletic Conference was put together. Click here for more details and DAC end of the year awards.

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Last Wednesday the Yellow Jackets traveled to Jamestown College for the semifinals of the DAC Tournament. Click here for more details.

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The Yellow Jackets entered the game on Sunday afternoon knowing if you win you move on lose and go home.

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Men's basketball gets set to take on Jamestown College Wednesday night. Tip off at 7:00pm CT. Click here to listen.

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Due to the women and men's playoff games being played at the same time. The men's game can be heard on KMAV Radio out of Mayville, North Dakota. Click here for instructions and to listen to the game.

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Men's basketball entered the game Wednesday having won three out of their last four games.

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The Lady Yellow Jackets will be home this Sunday as the #2 seed in the DAC Conference Tournament as they host Dickinson State University. Game time will be at 3:00pm in the Donald E. Young Center. The men will be traveling to Mayville State University as the #5 seed. Game time will be at 4:00pm CT on Sunday afternoon.

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Both the men's and women's basketball programs get set to take on rival South Dakota School of Mines this Wednesday, February 20th. The women are currently tied for first place in the DAC Conference and the men are in 5th. Tip-off is at 5:30 at the Donald E. Young Center.

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The men's basketball program went into this past weekend coming off two wins at home the previous weekend. Standing in their way was the top two teams in the DAC Conference.

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Going into this past weekend the men's basketball knew how important both games were. On Friday the Yellow Jackets took on Mayville State University. Click here for more details.

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Freshman Cain Atkinson from Evanston, Wyoming was named Monday as the Dakota Athletic Conference Player of the Week for his efforts this past weekend. Click here to view the DAC Players of the Week.

 

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The Yellow Jackets traveled last weekend to Minot, North Dakota and Dickinson, North Dakota.  On Friday the Yellow Jackets faced Minot State who they just got done playing the week before.

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This Saturday night the men's and women's basketball teams will take on Dakota State University at 5:30pm and 7:30pm. Black Hills State will be honoring the American Cancer Society in having a Coaches vs. Cancer night.

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Black Hill State University men's and women's basketball will host rival South Dakota School of Mines on Wednesday, February 20th, 2008 in the Donald ...

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The Yellow Jackets picked up two key victories last weekend against Dickinson State University and Minot State University.

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Last weekend the Yellow Jackets traveled to Madison, South Dakota and Mayville, North Dakota for two more league contests.

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The Yellow Jackets continued league play this past weekend hosting Jamestown College and Valley City State University from North Dakota.

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Going into the weekend the Yellow Jackets knew they would get two stiff tests.  The first night the Yellow Jackets faced off against Dordt College who had been receiving votes in the top 25. Click here for more details and articles.

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Black Hills State University Men's Basketball program will tip off the Perkins Classic with three high school games tonight. Click here to view the entire Perkins Classic schedule.

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The Yellow Jackets hosted Division II University of Mary last Thursday night in the Donald E. Young Center. University of Mary came out on fire shooting over 50% in the first half and 61% for the game.

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The Yellow Jacket men’s basketball program recently received a commitment from Parker Emerson, a transfer from Portland University. Click here for more details.

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The Yellow Jackets got off to a slow start in the first half but were able to catch fire the last 10 minutes to take the lead into halftime at 53-44. Click Here for more details and articles.

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Last Saturday the Yellow Jackets took on Division II Chadron State College for a non-conference matchup. Click here for more details of both games and articles.

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Both the men and women will be in action this Saturday night at the Donald E. Young Center as they get set to take on Division II Chadron State College. The women's game will start the night off at 5:30pm with the men's game immediately following. Click here for more details.

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The Yellow Jackets Men's Basketball team was in Rapid City this past weekend to face Dana College on Friday night and Johnson & Wales University on Saturday afternoon. Click here for more details and articles.

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Last Thursday the Yellow Jackets traveled to Omaha, Nebraska to face Midland Lutheran College and Grace University in the Grace Classic. Friday night the Yellow Jackets got off to a fast start taking in a halftime lead of 16 points 41-25.

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Men's basketball traveled last weekend to Sioux City, Iowa to take on the #25 Morningside College and Northern State University. Click here for more details.

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The Yellow Jacket men's basketball team played their second game of the season Saturday night against Mount Marty College. The Yellow Jackets were able to jump on the Lancers at the end of the first half to increase their lead to 11 points going in to the locker room. Click here for more details and articles of the weekend.

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This weekend men's and women's basketball will be at home to take on Mount Marty College on Saturday and Dakota Wesleyan University on Sunday. Game ti...

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The Yellow Jackets men's basketball team traveled last weekend to Montana Tech for their first game of the 2007-2008 season. The Jackets got up on the Orediggers in the first half and never looked back as they took the game 84-76. The Yellow Jackets were led by freshman Cain Atkinson with 21 points. Sam Kim added 16 points and 6 assists. Click here to view article.

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With a core group of upperclassmen returning and a very young and talented group of freshmen joining the program, the outlook for the Yellow Jacket basketball program is very promising.

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The Black Hills State men's basketball team defeated Dakota State 77-70 on Saturday in the Young Center.

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The Black Hills State men's basketball team could not overcome Mayville State and fell to the Comets 70-56 in Spearfish.

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Black Hills State will be hosting a celebration of 100 years of men's basketball on February 2-3, 2007.

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The Black Hills State men's basketball team defeated Valley City State 73-66 in a foul filled game.

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The Black Hills State men's basketball team defeated Jamestown College 67-57 in Spearfish.

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The Black Hills State men's basketball team fell 76-65 at Jamestown College.
The Black Hills State men's basketball team was defeated 77-63 by Valley City State in Valley City, N.D.
The Black Hills State men's basketball team defeated No. 18 Mayville State 83-73 in Mayville, N.D.

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The Black Hills State men's basketball team could not overcome two large scoring runs by Dakota State and fell in Madison 97-86.

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The Black Hills State men's basketball team fell in the final minutes at home to Dickinson State 64-62.

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The Black Hills State men's basketball team was knocked off by Minot State 84-63 in Spearfish.

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The Black Hills State men's basketball team fell 83-70 to Morningside on the final day of the Perkins Holiday Classic.

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The Black Hills State men's basketball could not outscored Nortwestern College in the second half and fell 107-100 on the first night of the Perkins C...

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The Black Hills State University men’s basketball program has signed two high school standouts for the 2007-2008 year. Luke Enos, from Faith High School in Faith, and Kyle Semin, from Heritage High School in Littleton, Colo., will both join the Yellow Jacket basketball team as freshmen at BHSU in the fall 2007.

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The men's basketball team is gearing up to host the Perkins Holiday Classic on December 28-20.

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The Black Hills State men's basketball team suffered a tough loss Saturday night at Northern State, 76-48.

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The Black Hills State men's basketball team dominated Trinity Bible College 97-30 Thursday in the Young Center.

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The Black Hills State men's basketball team suffered a hard-fought loss Wednesday night to South Dakota Tech by a score of 71-60 in Spearfish, S.D.

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Billings, Mont - Rocky Mountain College defeated Black Hills State 88-75 on Friday night at the Fortin Center.

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The Yellow Jackets defeated Haskell Indian Nations 81-71 in Rapid City on Saturday.

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Black Hills State defeated Johnson & Wales University 61-54 in the US Bank Thanksgiving Classic at the King Center at Goodell Gymnasium Friday night.

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Chadron, Neb. - Black Hills State withstood a Chadron State rally midway in the second half and sank 13 of 18 free throws in the final 6:18 to defeat ...

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The Black Hills State men's basketball team picked up their first win of the season Friday night by defeating Montana Tech 73-69 in Spearfish, S.D.

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The Black Hills State men's basketball team was defeated by Dordt 81-60 Saturday in Sioux Falls, S.D.

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The men's basketball team suffered a tough loss on Friday night to Sioux Falls 68-66 in the Sioux Falls Classic.

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The Yellow Jacket men’s basketball team suffered a 76-66 loss at Mount Marty on Saturday after leading at halftime.

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The men’s basketball team suffered their second loss of the season Friday night at Dakota Wesleyan 84-73.

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16th Annual Gold Dust Yellow Jacket Auction To Be Held November 3, 2006
Spearfish, S.D. - The 16th Annual Gold Dust Yellow Jacket Auction will be held Friday, Nov. 3, 2006 at the Spearfish Park Pavilion. The Gold Dust Yellow Jacket Auction is coordinated by the Yellow Jacket Foundation in an effort to raise scholarship funds for Black Hills State student-athletes.

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The Black Hills State men’s basketball team fell to Rocky Mountain 78-72 in 2006-2007 season opener.

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Dickinson, N.D. – The Black Hills State men’s basketball team was ranked seventh in the Dakota Athletic Conference preseason basketball poll. The defending conference champion, Mayville State was picked first in the poll.

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The 2005-06 Black Hills State University Yellow Jackets stand ready to rebound after a disappointing 2004-05 campaign in which the team failed to qualify for the conference tournament.

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