Dakota State University Men’s Basketball will play a total of 30 games in the 2018-19 season, announced on Wednesday. The Trojans will play 11 games at the DSU Fieldhouse with 5 of their opponents qualifying for the NAIA National Tournament last season.
Under the guidance of 10th year head coach Gary Garner, DSU will open the season with a pair of games on road in October. The Trojans will face Doane College on October 26th and Nebraska Christian on October 27th. Dakota State’s home opener will be November 10th against national qualifier Northwestern College.
The Trojans will play in 3 tournaments this season including the NAIA-South Dakota Sanford Pentagon Classic on November 3rd and 4th in Sioux Falls. DSU’s 14-game North Star Athletic Association schedule opens on December 1st against Bellevue University in Nebraska.
|2018-19 Dakota State (S.D.) Trojan Men’s Basketball Schedule|
|Friday||Oct. 26||Doane (Neb.)||7 p.m.||Crete, Neb.|
|Saturday||Oct. 27||Nebraska Christian||4 p.m.||Papillion, Neb.|
|Saturday||Nov. 3||Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.)^||8 p.m.||Sioux Falls, S.D.|
|Sunday||Nov. 4||Mount Marty (S.D.)^||2 p.m.||Sioux Falls, S.D.|
|Saturday||Nov. 10||Northwestern (Iowa)||7 p.m.||Madison, S.D.|
|Tuesday||Nov. 13||Trinity Bible (N.D.)||7:30 p.m.||Ellendale, N.D.|
|Tuesday||Nov. 20||Dordt (Iowa)||7:30 p.m.||Madison, S.D.|
|Saturday||Nov. 24||Midland (Neb.) $||4 p.m.||Fremont, Neb.|
|Sunday||Nov. 25||Morningside (Iowa) $||1 p.m.||Fremont, Neb.|
|Saturday||Dec. 1||Bellevue (Neb.)*||5 p.m.||Bellevue, Neb.|
|Saturday||Dec. 8||Briar Cliff (Iowa)||3 p.m.||Sioux City, Iowa|
|Wednesday||Dec. 12||Mount Marty (S.D.)||7 p.m.||Yankton, S.D.|
|Saturday||Dec. 15||Morningside (Iowa)||4 p.m.||Madison, S.D.|
|Sunday||Dec. 16||Oglala Lakota (S.D.)||2 p.m.||Kyle, S.D.|
|Thursday||Dec. 20||Jamestown (N.D.)||7 p.m.||Madison, S.D.|
|Saturday||Dec. 29||St. Mary’s (Kan.) &||3 p.m.||Mitchell, S.D.|
|Sunday||Dec. 30||Peru State (Neb.) &||2 p.m.||Mitchell, S.D.|
|Friday||Jan. 4||Presentation (S.D.)*||7:30 p.m.||Madison, S.D.|
|Saturday||Jan. 5||Dickinson State (N.D.)*||5 p.m.||Madison, S.D.|
|Friday||Jan. 11||Valley City State (N.D.)*||7:30 p.m.||Valley City, N.D.|
|Saturday||Jan. 12||Mayville State (N.D.)*||5 p.m.||Mayville, N.D.|
|Friday||Jan. 18||Waldorf (Iowa)*||7:30 p.m.||Madison, S.D.|
|Saturday||Jan. 19||Viterbo (Wis.)*||5 p.m.||Madison, S.D.|
|Friday||Jan. 25||Viterbo (Wis.)*||7:30 p.m.||La Crosse, Wis.|
|Saturday||Jan. 26||Waldorf (Iowa)*||5 p.m.||Forest City, Iowa|
|Friday||Feb. 1||Mayville State (N.D.)*||7:30 p.m.||Madison, S.D.|
|Saturday||Feb. 2||Valley City State (N.D.)*||5 p.m.||Madison, S.D.|
|Friday||Feb. 8||Presentation (S.D.)*||7:30 p.m.||Aberdeen, S.D.|
|Saturday||Feb. 9||Dickinson State (N.D.)*||6 p.m.||Dickinson, N.D.|
|Saturday||Feb. 16||Bellevue (Neb.)*||5 p.m.||Madison, S.D.|
|Tues. or Wed.||Feb. 19 or 20||NSAA Postseason Opening Round||TBA||TBA|
|Saturday||Feb. 23||NSAA Postseason Semifinals||TBA||Watertown, S.D.|
|Sunday||Feb. 24||NSAA Postseason Championships||TBA||Watertown, S.D.|
|Wed. to Tues.||March 6-12||NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball
|TBA||Sioux Falls, S.D.|
|^ NAIA-South Dakota Sanford Pentagon Classic – Sioux Falls, S.D.
$ Midland (Neb.) Draemel Classic – Fremont, Neb.
& Mike Miller Classic – Doug Martin Classic – Mitchell, S.D.
* North Star Athletic Association conference game