#2 Augustana Basketball Continues to Roll
The #2 team in the entire country in DII college basketball continues to roll after another good weekend in which they got two more wins.
Augustana University is 11-1, 8-0 in the NSIC after a win on Saturday against the University of Sioux Falls and on Sunday against Southwest Minnesota State University.
Against their cross town rival, Augustana was able to get a career high from Adam Beyer who put in 24 points in that win over USF 88-61.
On Sunday, it was another rout as the Vikings defeated SMSU 99-75 and were led by Casey Schilling who scored 23 points and added 7 rebounds, 3 assists and 2 steals.
Augustana has now won 11 straight games and registered its eighth game scoring 90-plus points this season.
The Vikings will play a pair of NSIC contests on the road this week on Friday and Saturday. Augustana will take on Concordia-St. Paul at 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 8, before taking on No. 25 Minnesota State at 6 p.m. on Saturday.
Head coach Tom Billeter will join Jeff Thurn on Overtime on Wednesday at 420pmCT on ESPN 99.1 to talk about the season so far and preview the games this weekend.