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Local Collegiate Athletes Who Have Served in the Military

KVRR's Nick Couzin looks at NDSU, UND, MSUM and Concordia who have served

FARGO, N.D. — As a way to honor those who are currently serving or have served our country, KVRR’s Nick Couzin looks at athletes past and present from NDSU, UND, MSUM and Concordia who have made an impact in their respective branches in the military.       Categories: College, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Concordia Cobbers, Memorial Day, MSUM Dragons,…

MSUM A.D. Peters “Long Term Benefit Unknown” About Division II’s Decision to Reduce Games Next Season

Peters Says "Didn't Come as Surprise"

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The NCAA’s Division II council made headlines this week reducing the amount of games in all sports for the upcoming academic year to help with the economic downfall that comes from the COVID-19 pandemic. The process took about 6-7 weeks to work out all the details. Minnesota-State Moorhead athletic director Doug Peters says it came as no…

NCAA Division II Reduces Number of Games for Upcoming Academic Year

Decision made by NCAA's D-II Presidents Council

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — When heading out to Minnesota-State Moorhead athletic events this upcoming season, you’ll see fewer games played on the Dragons schedule. This decision was made for all division two programs coming from the NCAA’s Division II President’s Council for one sports academic year. The council says its in response to help schools manage the economic fallout that comes…

MSUM Football: Getting Ready For Upcoming Season Will Take Different Measures

Dragons prepping for upcoming season with no spring practice

MOORHEAD, Minn. — With spring practice not able to take place on the field for Minnesota State-Moorhead football, the Dragons have spent the time putting in work virtually. Head coach Steve Laqua and his staff meet with the players a couple times a day diving into the playbook and doing what they can with what’s allowed through technology With the…

MSUM Men’s Basketball Preview Wednesday’s Opening Round of NSIC Tournament

Host Wayne State Wednesday Night

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Tournament time has begun for Minnesota-State Moorhead men’s basketball as the Dragons tip off the N.S.I.C. Tournament Wednesday night at Nemzek Fieldhouse… The Dragons are coming in off a weekend split that featured a win against Minot State followed by a loss to U-Mary.  MSUM will host Wayne State, who’s only won seven of their 22 league…

MSUM Basketball Roundup

Minnesota State Moorhead Women defeated Duluth, followed by the men falling in their game

MOORHEAD, MN – The Minnesota State University Moorhead women’s basketball team scored seven of the last nine points of the game in a 56-51 win over first-place Minnesota Duluth in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference action Friday night in Moorhead. Following that, the men fell 77-70 to the Bulldogs. Categories: College Tags: Minnesota State Moorhead Basketball, MSUM Basketball, MSUM Dragons, MSUM…

Coach of the Week: MSUM Women’s Basketball Caoch Karla Nelson

Dragons Coach Karla Nelson Talks 2019 Season

FARGO, N.D. — Heading into Friday night’s game against Winona State, MSU-Moorhead Women’s Basketball sat at  10 and 3 on the season with just one loss in NSIC Conference play. The Dragons started out 6 and 0 before heading to the Oahu Classic in Hawaii and dropping their first two games of the year. Head coach Karla Nelson joined KVRR’s…

MSUM Men’s Basketball Wins Fourth Straight Beating Minnesota Morris

Dragons beat the Cougars 93-48

MOORHEAD, Minn.— (MSUM Athletics) The Minnesota State University Moorhead men’s basketball team scored the game’s first 23 points to cruise to a 93-48 win over the University of Minnesota-Morris on Monday night at Nemzek Fieldhouse. The Dragons are now 4-2 on the season with the non conference schedule now concluded. Sophomore guard Bryce Irsfeld led all scorers with 20 points. Sophomore center Jesse…

MSUM Men’s Basketball Wins Third Straight With Win Over Mayville State

Dragons beat the Comets 100-68

MOORHEAD, Minn.—The Minnesota State University Moorhead men’s basketball team saw five players score in double figures as the Dragons grabbed their third straight win with a 100-68 victory over Mayville State on Friday night at Nemzek Fieldhouse. The Dragons improve to 3-2 this season with an undefeated record at home so far. Sophomore guard Gavin Baumgartner led the Dragons in scoring with…

MSUM Women’s Basketball Comes From Behind to Beat Northern State

Dragons beat the Wolves 73-65

MOORHEAD, Minn. — (MSUM Athletics) The No. 12 Minnesota State University Moorhead women’s basketball team rallied from a 15-point third-quarter deficit to earn a 73-65 win over Northern State in action Thursday night in Moorhead, Minn. MSUM outscored the Wolves 28-11 in the final quarter. MSUM is now 5-0 overall and 1-0 in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference while Northern…