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PHOTOS: DWU men defeat Concordia in first round of GPAC tourney

The Dakota Wesleyan men’s basketball team defeated the Concordia 90-82 to advance in the GPAC conference tournament.

Dakota Wesleyan's Jade Miller (12) drives past the defense of Concordia's Eli Ziegler (5) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Jade Miller (12) drives past the defense of Concordia’s Eli Ziegler (5) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Trae Bergh (5) reaches out to snag an errant pass during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Trae Bergh (5) reaches out to snag an errant pass during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Tate Martin (11) goes to the basket as Concordia's Robby Thomas (12) defends during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Tate Martin (11) goes to the basket as Concordia’s Robby Thomas (12) defends during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Tate Martin (11) drives past Concordia's Jamie Pearson (4) to the basket as Concordia's Robby Thomas (12) comes in to defend during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Tate Martin (11) drives past Concordia’s Jamie Pearson (4) to the basket as Concordia’s Robby Thomas (12) comes in to defend during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Trae Bergh (5) shoots over Concordia's Eli Ziegler (5) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Trae Bergh (5) shoots over Concordia’s Eli Ziegler (5) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Jason Spicer (40) shoots as Concordia's Chandler Folkerts (44) defends during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Jason Spicer (40) shoots as Concordia’s Chandler Folkerts (44) defends during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Terrell Newton (10) fights his way to the basket as Concordia's Robby Thomas (12) defends during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Terrell Newton (10) fights his way to the basket as Concordia’s Robby Thomas (12) defends during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Tate Martin (11) goes to the basket as Concordia's Chandler Folkerts (44) defends during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Tate Martin (11) goes to the basket as Concordia’s Chandler Folkerts (44) defends during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Trae Bergh (5) goes to the basket past the defense of Concordia's Eli Ziegler (5) and Concordia's Robby Thomas (12) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Trae Bergh (5) goes to the basket past the defense of Concordia’s Eli Ziegler (5) and Concordia’s Robby Thomas (12) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Tate Martin (11) drives around the defense of Concordia's Chandler Folkerts (44) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Tate Martin (11) drives around the defense of Concordia’s Chandler Folkerts (44) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Jade Miller (12) gets a basket in front of the defense of Concordia's Chandler Folkerts (44), Concordia's Jamie Pearson (4) and Concordia's Robby Thomas (12) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Jade Miller (12) gets a basket in front of the defense of Concordia’s Chandler Folkerts (44), Concordia’s Jamie Pearson (4) and Concordia’s Robby Thomas (12) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Jade Miller (12) drives off the screen of Dakota Wesleyan's Terrell Newton (10) on Concordia's Max Wegener (41) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Jade Miller (12) drives off the screen of Dakota Wesleyan’s Terrell Newton (10) on Concordia’s Max Wegener (41) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Trae Bergh (5) takes the exchange form Dakota Wesleyan's Terrell Newton (10) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Trae Bergh (5) takes the exchange form Dakota Wesleyan’s Terrell Newton (10) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Tate Martin (11) drives past Concordia's Jamie Pearson (4) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Tate Martin (11) drives past Concordia’s Jamie Pearson (4) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The crowd cheers on the Tigers as they take on the Concordia Bulldogs during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The crowd cheers on the Tigers as they take on the Concordia Bulldogs during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Trae Bergh (5) shoots over Concordia's Eli Ziegler (5) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Trae Bergh (5) shoots over Concordia’s Eli Ziegler (5) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Terrell Newton (10) goes to the basket in front of Concordia's Jamie Pearson (4) while Concordia's Chandler Folkerts (44) tries to defend during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Terrell Newton (10) goes to the basket in front of Concordia’s Jamie Pearson (4) while Concordia’s Chandler Folkerts (44) tries to defend during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Trae Bergh (5) drives to the basket as Concordia's Eli Ziegler (5) defends during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Trae Bergh (5) drives to the basket as Concordia’s Eli Ziegler (5) defends during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Terrell Newton (10) drives past the defense of Concordia's Micah Kohlwey (20) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Terrell Newton (10) drives past the defense of Concordia’s Micah Kohlwey (20) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Kellen Barden (33) races out of bounds for a loose ball during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Kellen Barden (33) races out of bounds for a loose ball during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Kellen Barden (33) races out of bounds for a loose ball during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Kellen Barden (33) races out of bounds for a loose ball during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Tiger bench celebrates a basket by Dakota Wesleyan's Jade Miller (12) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Tiger bench celebrates a basket by Dakota Wesleyan’s Jade Miller (12) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Jade Miller (12) fights his way to the basket as Concordia's Max Wegener (41) defends during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Jade Miller (12) fights his way to the basket as Concordia’s Max Wegener (41) defends during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Jade Miller (12) fights his way to the basket as Concordia's Max Wegener (41) defends during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Jade Miller (12) fights his way to the basket as Concordia’s Max Wegener (41) defends during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Jason Spicer (40) celebrates his rebound and the put back over Concordia's Justin Damme (50) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Jason Spicer (40) celebrates his rebound and the put back over Concordia’s Justin Damme (50) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Jade Miller (12) shoots over a trio of Concordia defenders during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Jade Miller (12) shoots over a trio of Concordia defenders during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Tate Martin (11) moves the ball up the court during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Tate Martin (11) moves the ball up the court during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The official watches as Dakota Wesleyan's Tate Martin (11) gets caught stepping out of bounds while being defended by Concordia's Rudy Knight (2) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The official watches as Dakota Wesleyan’s Tate Martin (11) gets caught stepping out of bounds while being defended by Concordia’s Rudy Knight (2) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Kellen Barden (33) stretches out for a loose ball during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Kellen Barden (33) stretches out for a loose ball during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Jade Miller (12) shoots a basket with Concordia's Jamie Pearson (4) in his face during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Jade Miller (12) shoots a basket with Concordia’s Jamie Pearson (4) in his face during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Trae Bergh (5) goes in for the layup during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Trae Bergh (5) goes in for the layup during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Trae Bergh (5) goes in for the layup during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Trae Bergh (5) goes in for the layup during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Jason Spicer (40) goes for a basket in front of Concordia's Justin Damme (50) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Jason Spicer (40) goes for a basket in front of Concordia’s Justin Damme (50) during a game on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan's Trae Bergh (5) along with the rest of the Tigers celebrate their 90-82 win over the Concordia Bulldogs on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Trae Bergh (5) along with the rest of the Tigers celebrate their 90-82 win over the Concordia Bulldogs on Wednesday in the first round of the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)