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Mike Miller Classic
December 29, 2014
Mike Miller Classic roundup: SF Roosevelt tops Patrick Henry
SIOUX FALLS -- Four Sioux Falls Roosevelt players scored in double figures as the Rough Riders outlasted Patrick Henry (Minn.) 70-66 at the Fifth Annual Mike Miller Classic on Monday at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls. Pierce Mriden led the Rough Riders with 16 points, while...
December 29, 2014 - 5:57pm
Kernels come up short against ECS 74-61
SIOUX FALLS -- Poor shooting and an array fouls doomed the Mitchell Kernels on Monday. Mitchell (4-2, 2-0 ESD) shot 32 percent from the floor...
December 29, 2014 - 5:34pm
December 27, 2014
DeLaSalle trips up Mitchell 71-57
The DeLaSalle Islanders proved why they are the three-time defending Minnesota Class AAA high school boys basketball state champion. The Islanders...
December 27, 2014 - 10:19pm
Warriors cruise past ECS Eagles
A balanced offensive attack led the Sioux Falls Washington Warriors past Evangelical Christian School (Tenn.) 65-53 in the first game of the "Coach Gary Munsen Tournament" at the fifth annual Mike Miller Classic on Saturday in the Corn Palace. Senior Deng Geu led the Warriors with...
December 27, 2014 - 9:24pm
Patriot defense shuts down Golden Eagles
The Patrick Henry Patriots (Minn.) closed the first half on a 27-0 run en route to a 102-53 win over the Mitchell Christian Golden Eagles in...
December 27, 2014 - 7:28pm
December 26, 2014
Out-of-state talent fills Corn Palace, Pentagon
Dave Thorson's team is no stranger to the Corn Palace. DeLaSalle High School returns to Mitchell's venue today to participate in its fifth...
December 26, 2014 - 6:44pm
December 11, 2014
Tickets available for Mike Miller Classic
Tickets are available for the Fifth Annual Mike Miller Classic, which is Dec. 27 at the Corn Palace in Mitchell and Dec. 29 at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls. General admission tickets are $10 and reserved seating tickets are $20. If interested, call the Corn Palace box office...
December 11, 2014 - 4:10pm
November 4, 2014
Mike Miller Classic implements inaugural Gary Munsen tourney
Gary Munsen played a big role in helping Mike Miller reach his dreams of playing in the National Basketball Association. Miller, a first-year Cleveland Cavalier and former Mitchell Kernel, is now paying his respects to Munsen, who is second in South Dakota state history for boys...
November 4, 2014 - 10:42pm
July 30, 2014
Mike Miller Classic to be split between Mitchell, Sioux Falls this year
The 2014 Mike Miller Classic will be split between Mitchell and Sioux Falls, event organizer Ernie Kuyper said Monday. The fifth annual event will be held Dec. 27 at Mitchell’s Corn Palace before moving to the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls for Dec. 29 games. Kuyper said the new...
July 30, 2014 - 8:22am
July 28, 2014
Mitchell losing half of Miller Classic to Sioux Falls
Half of this year's Mike Miller Classic will be held in Sioux Falls, event organizer Ernie Kuyper said Monday. The classic is a multi-day high school boys basketball event that has been hosted annually for four years, with all games previously held at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. Kuyper,...
July 28, 2014 - 8:59pm
December 29, 2013
Washington edges Flora Macdonald for win
By OWEN REITZEL The Daily Republic Sioux Falls Washington raced to a 10-0 first-half lead and hung on to defeat Flora Macdonald (N.C.) 47-46 at the Fourth Annual Mike Miller Classic Saturday. The Cougars managed to cut the deficit to 24-19 with just over a minute left in the...
December 29, 2013 - 11:40am
Kansas basketball coach Bill Self watches classic finale
Midway through the second half of the final game at the Fourth Annual Mike Miller Classic fans began to buzz at the sight of a man who was sitting...
December 29, 2013 - 2:37am
Findlay Prep beats DeLaSalle 58-44
The Findlay Prep Pilots were firing on all cylinders in the final game of the Fourth Annual Mike Miller Classic Saturday at the Corn Palace in...
December 29, 2013 - 2:22am
December 28, 2013
Golden Eagles fall to Patrick Henry 90-45
Patrick Henry was bigger, stronger, faster and came away with a 90-45 win over Mitchell Christian Saturday at the Fourth Annual Mike Miller Classic...
December 28, 2013 - 6:19pm
La Lumiere beats West Oaks 65-51
La Lumiere (La Porte Ind.) earned its second victory at the Fourth Annual Mike Miller Classic as it cruised to a 65-51 win over West Oaks Academy...
December 28, 2013 - 6:15pm