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It’s Not Too Late to Register for the Hypnotist Comedy Show & Casino Night on Saturday, April 26!

Posted on April 24, 2014

Join us for the Dragon Athletics Spring Thaw Celebration scheduled on Saturday, April 26!   The schedule of events is listed below and available at the online registration here.

Saturday, April 26, 2014:
The Day Events are at Nemzek Hall – Free and Open to the Public
10 a.m.– Dragon Swim Team Mini-Swim Meet (Friends & Family)
Noon-1:30 p.m.–Dragon Fire Grill and 50/50 Raffle Sales Read the rest of this entry →

DragonsLIVE Spring Sports Special Airs TONIGHT @ 6:30 p.m.

Posted on April 23, 2014

MSUM Dragon Athletics will be airing their DragonsLIVE Spring Sports Special on WDAY 6-3 and Midcontinent Channel 596 on Wednesday, April 23 at 6:30 p.m. The show will feature head coaches from track and field, softball, tennis and golf, as well as showcasing the Spring Thaw Celebration and the culminating event Casino Night. Read the rest of this entry →

Dragon Athletics to Host Leadercast Fargo-Moorhead

Posted on April 14, 2014

www.leadercastfm.com

Dragon Athletics is hosting this year’s Leadercast event in Nemzek Fieldhouse on May 9, 2014. The theme for this year is “building leaders worth following” and features a lineup of world-renowned leaders, speaking straight to your community, team or organization.

There is a group discount of $89/person for registering together, so please contact Athletic Director Doug Peters (petersd@mnstate.edu) if you’re interested in attending.

This year’s speakers include:

-Laura Schroff, New York Times best-selling author of “An Invisible Thread” Read the rest of this entry →

Follow Dragon athletes at nationals online

Posted on March 14, 2014

Minnesota State University Moorhead fans can follow Dragon athletes competing at Division II National Championships this week online.

Links to live video to the national championships in wrestling, swimming and diving and track and field can be found on ncaa.com or by clicking here.

Senior Conner Monk and freshman Blake Bosch will compete at the wrestling nationals starting on Friday. The first round begins at 10 a.m. Central time Friday in Cleveland, Ohio. Read the rest of this entry →

Your Dragons advance to NSIC Tourney Semifinals today at 2:30 p.m.

Posted on March 03, 2014

The Minnesota State University Moorhead men’s basketball team will face Winona State in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference/Sanford Tournament semifinals at 2:30 p.m. on Monday at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, S.D.

Dragon fans who can’t attend Monday’s game can follow the action via several different avenues. Midcontinent Communications will telecast the game live on Midco Sports Network; Midcontinent customers can check channel listings for coverage in their area. Links to live stats, live radio and live video can be accessed at the links above.

MSUM (21-7) is the top seed from the NSIC’s North Division and won the division title, its first conference crown in 32 years. The Dragons are 7-12 all-time in the tournament but a solid 5-3 under Head Coach Chad Walthall. Read the rest of this entry →

Men’s basketball team advances to second round of NSIC/Sanford Health Tournament

Posted on February 27, 2014

The MSUM Men’s Basketball team has advanced to the second round of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference/Sanford Health Tournament! They will play Upper Iowa at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, S.D.

Dragon Athletics and the Student Activity Budget Committee has organized a fan bus for MSUM students – this is a great way to support your team! This package includes free transportation and admission into the tournament. Sign up at the CMU Info Desk to reserve your seat on the bus as seats are limited! The bus will load at 9 a.m. outside of Nemzek on 17th Street and return after the game.

Your Dragons are NSIC North Champions

Posted on February 26, 2014

Come for Home Playoff Game Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Sophomore Tyler Vaughan’s three-point play with 25 seconds left provided the game-winning points as the Minnesota State University Moorhead men’s basketball team edged Mary, 95-94 in an overtime thriller Saturday night in Moorhead, Minn. The win gave the Dragons the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference North Division title, the first for the MSUM men since the 1981-82 season.

The win also clinched the No. 1 seed from the NSIC North Division for the Dragons (19-7, 15-7 NSIC North). The Dragons earned the seed as a result of sweeping St. Cloud State and having an 11-3 division record. They will host Concordia-St. Paul in the opening round of NSIC/Sanford Health Tournament at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Read the rest of this entry →

Free student admission to NSIC Playoff Game sponsored by SABC

Posted on February 26, 2014

Ticket prices for the Minnesota State University Moorhead men’s basketball team’s NSIC/Sanford Health Tournament game on Wednesday have been set.

The Dragons host Concordia-St. Paul at 7 p.m. at Nemzek Fieldhouse in Moorhead, Minn.

Ticket prices are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors (65 and over), $2 for students and children five and under free. Dragon Fire season tickets and passes will not be honored at the game. MSUM students will be admitted FREE with the presentation of their vaild student ID and the first 150 students to the game get a FREE small popcorn all paid for by the Student Activity Budget Committee.

msumdragons.com/news

Free small popcorn to the first 150 students at MBB Playoff Game tonight

Posted on February 26, 2014

Ticket prices for the Minnesota State University Moorhead men’s basketball team’s NSIC/Sanford Health Tournament game on Wednesday have been set.

FREE ADMISSION for MSUM Students to MBB Playoff Game at 7 p.m.

The Dragons host Concordia-St. Paul that evening at 7 p.m. at Nemzek Fieldhouse in Moorhead, Minn. Read the rest of this entry →

Click here for live coverage of tonight’s NSIC basketball playoffs

Posted on February 26, 2014

Click here for all live coverage: msumdragons.com/news/2014

The Minnesota State University Moorhead athletic department has announced the broadcast information for Wednesday’s NSIC/Sanford Health Basketball Tournament Games.

The MSUM women’s game at Augustana, which begins at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, will be broadcast live on Thunder 106.1 FM out of Fargo-Moorhead. It can be heard online by clicking here. Fans can also watch the live video stream of the game online by clicking here. Read the rest of this entry →

Broadcasts set for Wednesday’s Dragon Basketball tournament games

Posted on February 25, 2014

Click this link for all game coverage:
msumdragons.com/news/2014/2/24/WBB

The Minnesota State University Moorhead athletic department has announced the broadcast information for Wednesday’s NSIC/Sanford Health Basketball Tournament Games.

The MSUM women’s game at Augustana, which begins at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, will be broadcast live on Thunder 106.1 FM out of Fargo-Moorhead. It can be heard online and also viewed live on the video stream. Read the rest of this entry →

FREE Admission for Faculty & Staff Appreciation Night at Dragon Basketball on Friday

Posted on February 20, 2014

This Friday night at 6 and 8 p.m., Dragon Athletics would like to thank and welcome all MSUM faculty and staff to the basketball games by offering free admission for showing their I.D. card.

The men’s basketball game on Friday also features head coach Chad Walthall coaching barefoot to help raise money and awareness for Samaritan’s Feet. Learn more about this cause by visiting our story: Coach Walthall to Coach Barefoot for Samaritan’s Feet.

msumdragons.com

Watch the DragonsLIVE Basketball Playoffs Special Right Here

Posted on February 20, 2014

The second DragonsLIVE coaches show aired tonight at 6:30 p.m. on WDAY 6.3 and Midcontinent channel 596 and featured head men’s basketball coach Chad Walthall and women’s basketball coach Karla Nelson. Each coach discussed the season leading up to this point, looking forward to the final games of the season, and all the NSIC playoff implications surrounding those games.

Watch the full episode by clicking on the play button over the main story image.

msumdragons.com

Walthall to coach Barefoot for Samaritan’s Feet on Friday

Posted on February 17, 2014

To donate go to http://bit.ly/BarefootWalthall.

Minnesota State University Moorhead men’s basketball coach Chad Walthall is going barefoot for an important cause on Feb. 21.

Walthall will go barefoot during the Dragons’ home game against Minot State on Friday, Feb. 21 as part of the Samaritan’s Feet project. The Dragon mentor is giving up his shoes that evening in support of local Minnesota children.

Samaritan’s Feet raises money to purchase shoes for local children in need. Their goal is to raise money to purchase 2,014 pairs of shoes and distribute them to those in need for the 2014-15 school year as part of the “2,014 Pairs of Shoes in 2014″ campaign. Read the rest of this entry →

DragonsLIVE Basketball Playoffs Special airs Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.

Posted on February 17, 2014

DragonsLIVE brings you another special show just in time for all the playoffs talk. Break down the Dragons seeding and playoff scenarios heading into the final weekend of the regular season with both head coaches Karla Nelson and Chad Walthall. The show airs on WDAY 6.3 over the air in HD and on Midcontinent channel 596 in SD at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 19. Read the rest of this entry →

You could win a Mercedes Benz ML 350 at Fill the Fieldhouse this Saturday

Posted on February 17, 2014

The 4th Annual Fill the Fieldhouse basketball games on Feb. 22 celebrate more than the last home game, the last regular season game, senior night, and playoff implications…it celebrates you, the fans for supporting us all year with an unprecedented night of giveaways, contests, and promotions.

All year long the featured halftime promotion has been the Valley Imports U-Turn & WIN contest to possibly win a new car. The car values have gone up every game to culminate with a $50,000 Mercedes Benz ML 350 on the line for the grand prize at Fill the Fieldhouse on Saturday night. You could literally walk through the door, sign up, and possibly drive home in a brand new Benz! For full contest rules visit the U-Turn & WIN site. Read the rest of this entry →

Fargo Marathon discounts for College Challenge

Posted on February 17, 2014

Students at Minnesota State University Moorhead can save $5 on the entry fee for the 2014 Fargo Marathon if they register between Feb. 8 and 22 using the coupon code “DRAGON” as part of the MSUM/Fargo Marathon College Challenge.

The promo code is only valid from Feb. 8-22. The $5 discount includes the full marathon, the half-marathon, 5K and 10K events.

“The support from MSUM and its athletic department for the Fargo Marathon has always been great for us, and we’re extremely grateful,” said Fargo Marathon executive director Mark Knutson. Read the rest of this entry →

Help Dragon Athletics better serve you and you could win!

Posted on February 17, 2014

Dragon Athletics needs your input on how you like to listen and watch live coverage of our events. Take this brief survey and you’ll be entered to win either $100 to BWW or $100 from the MSUM Bookstore!

msumdragons.com/survey

Thank you for supporting Go Pink with the Dragons

Posted on February 13, 2014

Thank you for supporting the 7th Annual Go Pink with the Dragons! During Go Pink week, 69 people registered for the National Be the Match Bone Marrow Registry.

“We are overwhelmed by the strong campus and community support we received for the Go Pink with the Dragons event.   We are appreciative of the volunteers and sponsors who make this event a success,” stated Doug Peters, Athletic Director.

Thank you to our Sponsors & our Volunteers:

Watch DragonsLIVE Signing Day Special TONIGHT at 6:30pm on WDAY 6.3 or Midco Channel 596

Posted on February 06, 2014

MSUM Dragon Athletics and WDAY are excited to announce a new partnership that will televise two DragonsLIVE coaches shows and the Go Pink With the Dragons basketball games on WDAY 6.3 and Midcontinent Channel 596.

The first of the three shows is the second edition of the DragonsLIVE Signing Day Special featuring head football coach Steve Laqua discussing all the 2014 recruiting class coming to MSUM in the Fall. The show will air on Thursday, February 6 at 6:30 P.M. Read the rest of this entry →

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