March Madness For Bemidji Hockey Teams

Hey there, I’l still alive. Lots has happened since the last update (BSU won the North Star College Cup), but here’s the simple update: -The Beaver men’s team hosts Minnesota State this weekend in their regular season finale. Lots is on the line for both teams: Fore the Beavers, it’s a home ice slot. For…
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STATE CHAMPS: Beavers Take North Star College Cup Title

As I’m sure you already know if you have any interest in Beavers sports: The men’s hockey team won the North Star College Cup this weekend, beating No. 7 Minnesota Duluth 4-0 and No. 1 Minnesota State 3-1 en route to winning the trophy. It’s a big deal for the Beavers, who were basically an…
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Can The Skid End This Weekend?

Bemidji State hosts Minnesota-Duluth Friday and Saturday in what is surely the least-anticipated WCHA series since… well, since BSU took on Alaska-Anchorage over Thanksgiving break. Look, both teams are struggling right now: The Beavers, as has been repeated countless times, are winless in 2013 and 0-9-3 since the Denver series back in December. The Bulldogs,…
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My 2012-13 WCHA Ballot

It’s Tuesday. And I actually have a blog! Hooray! And with that, I have news: The 2012-13 WCHA Media Poll will be released Wednesday. It’s my first-ever serious college media poll, so I was excited to vote – despite the fact that preseason polls are essentially meaningless, it’s fun to see what the experts think.…
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Football Camp Notes For Aug. 15: Rain Ends Camp Early

Well, I don’t have much to report today. I headed over to practice in the midst of a tropical downpour and by the time I got to the field everyone had (rightfully) scattered. I will, however, have a story on the team’s search for a starting safety. All three of the Beavers’ main safeties –…
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Beavers 6th In NSIC Poll

Hey Bemidji State sports fans. Is this thing on? Bueller? Bueller? Football starts Friday (REJOICE!), so I thought I’d actually fire this thing back up after a sporadic summer. Once the season starts, I expect to update at least once every other day. Hopefully more. We’re still trying to figure out the perfect balance. Anyhow,…
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Bowen To Take UMD Job

Some breaking news. Bemidji State head basketball coach Matt Bowen has accepted the job at Minnesota Duluth. We’ll have more on this in the paper tomorrow, but here’s some of the press release from BSU: DULUTH, Minn.  — University of Minnesota Duluth today announced it has hired former Bemidji State University men’s basketball coach  Matt…
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