VERMILLION, S.D.--South Dakota junior men's basketball player Brandon Bos is one of six who have been named to the Summit League Academic All-League Team as voted on by the Faculty Athletic Representatives and Sports Information Directors of the league's eight member institutions.
BROOKINGS, S.D.--For the second time in three days, South Dakota dug itself a deep hole and never climbed out as South Dakota State came away with a 75-61 win at Frost Arena Saturday in the final regular season game for both teams.
FARGO, N.D.--North Dakota State shot out to a 24-3 lead and never looked back in an 82-54 win against South Dakota Thursday night at the Bison Sports Arena. The Bison (22-6, 11-2 Summit) have won the Summit League regular season championship outright and have won 11 of their last 12 games. South Dakota (12-16, 6-7) lost for the first time in four games.
2012-13 Honorable mention All-Summit League honoree...fourth-team All-Summit League by College Sports Madness...played in 29 games...started 18 of the final 19 games of the season...averaged 11 points, 3.9 rebounds and 1.9 assists per game...ranked third on the team in scoring and assists (55)...was the seventh-leading scorer in Summit League play at 13.5 points per game...averaged 13.8 points in 18 starts...one of the top 3-point shooters nationally at 42.7 percent (44-103), good for fourth in the Summit...also one of the top free-throw shooters in the nation at 86.4 percent (70-81), good for third in the Summit...scored in double figures 16 times and had three 20-point efforts...scored a season-high 23 points on 7 of 9 shooting at Omaha (12/29)...also had 10 rebounds at Omaha for his first collegiate double-double...had six assists at Oakland (1/19)...had four steals at Kansas State (12/31)...made 5 of 8 three-pointers and scored 19 points vs. Kansas City (1/12)...led the team in rebounding five times...Summit League honor roll member...Summit League Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence
2011-12 Appeared in 21 games, starting two...averaged 3.3 points and 1.0 rebounds in 10.5 minutes per game...had a career-high 15 points in win over Peru State (12/21/11)...had 10 points against Eastern Washington (11/15/11)...had a career-high four rebounds and five assists against Peru State as well...shot 36.4 percent from three-point range, and 94.7 percent from the free-throw line.
Prep Had an outstanding season for the Kiski School (prep), averaging 19 points, five assists and two steals per game and helped the team to a 26-9 record...Bos averaged 22 points per game over the last 10 games of the season...played for former Division I and NBA coach Daryn Freedman last season...also had an outstanding high school playing career at Markham District High School...as a senior in 2009-10 he averaged 27 points, six rebounds, four assists and two steals per game while shooting 54 percent from the field, including 47 percent from three-point range...recorded a season-high of 39 points in a contest against Alex MacKenzie...led the GTA with the greatest number of games with 25 points or more...as a junior, Bos averaged 17.3 points and 4.9 rebounds per game in 2008-09. He was named the camp MVP of the Syracuse Big Orange Camp in 2009...also was a member of the prestigious AAU Grassroots Canada team, where he played for Coach Ro Russell.
Personal Son of Andrew and Bonnie Bos...Undecided Major.
Career Highs Points: 15 vs. Peru State (11/21/11) Rebounds: 4 vs. Peru State (11/21/11) Assists: 5 vs. Peru State (11/21/11) FG: 5 vs. Peru State (11/21/11) 3-pt: 3 vs. Peru State (11/21/11) Steals: 1 3x, last vs. Oral Roberts (01/26/12) Blocks: None Double-digit games: 2