Tribute and Reception for Coach Biesiot Scheduled for Saturday

Wed Jan 29, 2014 at 12:00 AM

DICKINSON, N.D. – Saturday (Feb. 1) will be Hank Biesiot Night, hosted by the Blue Hawk Booster Club and Dickinson State, at Scott Gymnasium as the Blue Hawks play host to the University of Montana-Western.
At the half time of the men’s basketball game a video tribute will be made in Biesiot’s honor and will be followed by a short presentation. After the game there will be a reception at the Biesiot Activities Center with food and a cash bar.


Biesiot retired following the 2013 season and collected 258 wins, 17 conference championships, and 15 NAIA playoff appearances as the head coach for the Blue Hawks’ football program. He was inducted into the NAIA Hall of Fame in 2006.


Tip-off for the women’s game is scheduled for 2 p.m., while the men’s game is scheduled to start at 4 p.m. on February 1.