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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.  They will also tip off Saturday night against 4th ranked Hastings College at 5:30pm.  The Yellow Jackets last year advanced to the Elite Eight of the National Tournament finishing with a record of 26-8.  The BHSU women will open their season tomorrow night ranked 9th in the Country.

On the men’s side the Yellow Jackets will be at home Saturday night as they tip off against Rocky Mountain College at 7:30pm.  Rocky Mountain College won the National Championship in 2008-2009 in NAIA Division I.  The BHSU men finished last season advancing to the NAIA Final Four finishing with a record of 30-5.  The Yellow Jackets open this season ranked #2 in NAIA Division II.

If you are unable to attend this weekend’s games you can visit the BHSU Athletic Website to watch the games live on pay per view.  All games can also be heard live on KDSJ 980 radio.