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Press File Photo On Jan. 21, 2012, Dickinson State men’s basketball head coach Ty Orton yells to his players from the sidelines in a game against University of Jamestown at Scott Gymnasium. Orton resigned as head coach position and has been hired as the associate director of fundraising for the Dickinson State University Alumni and Foundation.

DSU basketball coach Orton steps down, takes fundraising position

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Ty Orton resigned Monday after seven years as the Dickinson State men’s basketball team’s head coach.

But he isn’t going far. His new office will be just down the road.


He has accepted the Dickinson State University Alumni and Foundation’s associate director of fundraising position.

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Meaghan MacDonald
Meaghan is the sports reporter for the Dickinson Press, focusing primarily on Dickinson State athletics and rodeo. After graduating from James Madison University (Va.) in May 2013, she moved from New Jersey to North Dakota to start pursuing her career in sports journalism. 
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