Viking Basketball Tradition


VCSU Conference Championships

  • 1923-24, 1925-26, 1926-27, 1929-30, 1930-31
  • 1933-34, 1934-35
  • 1943-44, 1944-45, 1948-49, 1949-50
  • 1956-57, 1957-58, 1958-59, 1959-60
  • 1961-62, 1962-63, 1964-65, 1969-70
  • 1970-71, 1974-75, 1975-76, 1979-80
  • 1980-81, 1981-82, 1983-84, 1986-87
  • 1990-91
  • 2009-10

NDCAC Conference Championships

  • Valley City State University.......28
  • Minot State University...............18
  • Jamestown College...................15
  • Mayville State University...........14
  • Dickinson State University.........7
  • University of Mary.....................3

NAIA National Tournament Appearances

  • Bill Osmon (1960)   West Virginia Wesleyan (84-109)
  • Bill Osmon (1965)   Midwestern Texas (57-102)
  • Bob Parker (1987)   U of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (63-61)
  • Bob Parker (1987)   Waynesburg State PA (84-86)
  • Jeff Kaminsky (2013)   Indiana Southeast (72-75)

NAIA Scholar-Athletes

  • Brian Hanson...........................1990
  • Curt Olson...............................1995
  • Matt Johnson............................1999
  • Mark Rerick..............................1999
  • Dan Harris................................2000, 2001
  • Brandon Bata............................2006
  • Jonathon Lindahl.......................2007
  • Dillan Ostrom...........................2012, 2013
  • Patrick Rogers..........................2013

NAIA All-Americans

  • Jim Belquist (Honorable Mention)........1964-65
  • Henry Holte (Honorable Mention).........1965-66
  • Cavin Anderson (3rd Team)...............1969-72
  • Steve Bartow (3rd Team).................1986-87
  • Dwayne Smith(Honorable Mention).........1996-97
  • Orlando Anderson (Honorable Mention)....2009-2010
  • Sekani Milligen (Honorable Mention).....2011-2012
  • Sekani Milligen (2nd Team)..............2012-2013