Dakota Wesleyan Survives Dordt in Double Overtime

In Dakota Wesleyan’s first road conference game of the season, the Tigers had to battle through two overtimes to get the win against Dordt on Wednesday.

The Tigers jumped out to a nine point lead at the break but the Defenders came back in the second half to force the first overtime at 67-67. Nick Hardin, who returned from injury on Wednesday, led the Tigers with 21 points on the evening. Mason Larson notched a double-double with 10 points and 11 rebounds. Pierre native, Bradley Dean, came off the bench and played 24 minutes going 1-3 from beyond the arc finishing with four points and three rebounds for the Tigers who are now 3-1 and 2-0 in conference play.

The Tigers return home to host Hastings College in a GPAC showdown at 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Corn Palace. Reminder, fans can only attend the game if they are on a guess pass list.