spuds boys basketball

Relationship With Coaches Helped Moorhead’s Jenkins Commit to MSUM

Moorhead's Adam Jenkins part of 2023 recruiting class

MOORHEAD, Minn — A Spud is becoming a Dragon as Moorhead rising senior forward, Adam Jenkins is committing to MSUM. The 6 foot 9 200 pound big man is the first to be part of the 2023 recruiting class. Jenkins is coming off his first full season as a starter for Matt Ellingson’s squad. It was an impressive junior season,…

Moorhead’s Jenkins Wins High School Play of the Week

Adam Jenkins dunk takes home win

FARGO, N.D — The Chris Heise high school play of the week winner goes to Moorhead boys basketball and Adam Jenkins. Jenkins showed the hops cleaning up a missed shot off the rim by a teammate and throwing it down against Rogers in the Section 8AAAA semifinals. It helped the Spuds advance to the Section Final and eventually earning a…

Moorhead Boys Basketball Getting Ready to Play in Program’s Second Section Title Game

Head Coach Matt Ellingson played in the last one back in 2012

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Moorhead boys’ basketball makes history Friday night playing in their first Class 4A Section 8 final since 2012 and looking to become only the second team in the program’s existence to get to state. It’s been 18 years since the last time it happened and if there is any team capable of making it there it’s this…

Minnesota High School Basketball Roundup

Barnesville defeated Breckenridge by three, Moorhead beats Perham by 12

FARGO, ND – (KVRR) Barnesville defeated Breckenridge, 81-78 to even up the season series at 1 apiece. Perham was handed just their third loss on the season to Moorhead on the road, 67-55.   Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Barnesville Boys Basketball, Moorhead Boys Basketball, Moorhead Spuds, Moorhead Spuds Boys Basketball, MSHSL Boys Basketball, spuds…

Spuds Win Battle Of The Border Over Bruins

Moorhead High Boys Basketball defeated Fargo South, 87-41, on Saturday afternoon

MOORHEAD, MINN (KVRR) – The Moorhead Boys Basketball team got off to a quick start and never slowed down, beating Fargo South, 87-41, on Saturday afternoon. The Spuds scored 56 points in the first half alone and finished the day with a 61% mark from the field. Sibomana Enock’s 12 points were the most for the Bruins. Categories: High School,…

New Moorhead Coach Ellingson Putting Players First

Ellingson was an assistant under previous coach Bormann

MOORHEAD, Minn. — There’s a new Moorhead boys basketball coach and its a familiar name to the Spuds athletics community. Matt Ellingson takes over the program after four years as an assistant under Tyler Bormann, whose now the head men’s basketball coach at Concordia. Ellingson knows what success at Moorhead looks like. He was part of the last spuds team…

Moorhead Student Managers Show Off Ball-Shooting Skills

Riley Krueger and Zach Hilber find a skillful way to spend self isolation

MOORHEAD, MN – Moorhead’s Riley Krueger and Zach Hilber decided now was a good to time release something that had been in the works for two years and its just what we needed. The two seniors, who are student managers of the Spuds Boys Basketball team showed the internet that, though they manage all things off the court, they’ve got…