Author: Nick Couzin

Summit League Cancels All Spring Sporting Events

Ends springs sports for 2020 season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —  (Summit League Communications Department) Summit League Commissioner Tom Douple announced Friday that all spring sports have been cancelled given the current status of COVID-19. This cancellation includes all non-conference, conference and championship competitions for Summit League members through the end of the 2019-20 academic year. “The decision yesterday to suspend spring sports for the month of…

UND Women’s Basketball: Travis Brewster Out As Head Coach

Spent eight seasons as head coach

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota Athletic Director Bill Chaves announced this morning women’s basketball coach Travis Brewster will not return to his role next season. Associate head coach Mallory Bernhard is named in the interim. Brewster had one season remaining on his contract. Brewster ends his eight years in Grand Forks with an overall record of 128-120. He was…

Hektner’s Dunk Wins High School Play of the Week

Davies Boys Basketball Wins Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s winner of the DJ Colter High School Play of the Week is Davies Boys Basketball’s Owen Hektner. Hektner elevated for a big slam in the opening round of the EDC Tournament on to the eventual win over Fargo North. Congrats to Hektner and Davies Boys Basketball for taking home the win for the second week…

Pelican Rapids Girls Basketball Advances to State Tournament

Vikings go undefeated into State Tournament

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Pelican Rapids goes into the State Tournament in exciting fashion after a buzzer beater win over Fergus Falls, 43-41 at Concordia College in Moorhead. The Vikings will look to maintain their undefeated season next week at Target Center. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Pelican Rapids Basketball, Pelican Rapids Girls Basketball, Pelican Rapids…

NDSU Women’s Basketball Embracing Seed in Summit League Tournament

Bison go in as six seed

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State women’s basketball heads to the Summit League Tournament for the first time under head coach Jory Collins looking to make a splash as the six seed. That’s because NDSU had their most wins in conference since the 2014-15 season. If there was any indication based off what happened last year in the conference tournament…

Coach of the Week: Sheyenne Boys Basketball Coach Tom Kirchoffner

Sheyenne Boys Basketball Coach is the KVRR Coach of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — On Thursday, Sheyenne Boys Basketball beat Shanley to advance to the EDC Championship against Davies. With a win on Saturday, the Mustangs would get the number one seed in State after missing out on the Tournament last season. KVRR’s Nick Couzin and Jackson Roberts had a chance to catch up with head coach Tom Kirchoffner to talk…

Sheyenne-Davies Boys Basketball To Meet for EDC Championship

Sheyenne Davies advance to EDC

FARGO, N.D. — The East Region Boys Basketball Championship game was determined Thursday night at the SHAC as both Davies and Sheyenne won their semifinal match-ups. The Eagles beat the four seed Devils Lakes 84-66. The Mustangs beat the six seed Shanley 74-51. Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Davies Boys Basketball, EDC Tournament, Fargo Davies Basketball, Sheyenne Boys…

UND Women’s Basketball “Feeling Confident” as Underdog Going into Summit League Tournament

Fighting Hawke play South Dakota State in first round on Saturday

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota women’s basketball closes out the day session of the Summit League Tournament on Saturday as the seven seed against the two seed South Dakota State. After losing six of their last seven contests, UND’s season outlook hasn’t wavered even with eight freshman on the roster. The Fighting Hawks had success last season in Sioux…

UND Men’s Basketball Sees Prep Time as Benefit With South Dakota on Horizon in Summit League Tournament

Fighting Hawks lost both regular season meeting to the Coyotes

GRAND FORKS, N.D — North Dakota men’s basketball heads into the Summit League Tournament as the number six seed and faces a unique situation when their first game tips off in Sioux Falls on Sunday. UND faces the three seed South Dakota who was the last opponent they faced. Not only did the Coyotes and Fighting Hawks face each other…