Maria Santora

Influenza Cases are on the Rise in North Dakota

The North Dakota Department of Health says there are about 2,520 cases reported so far this season

FARGO, N.D. — We’re in the middle of the flu season and this year, we’re seeing an even larger number of people infected with the virus in the state of North Dakota. “Right now, influenza is widespread across North Dakota,” said Jill Baber, the Influenza Surveillance Coordintor at the North Dakota Department of Health. “We have had about 2,520 cases reported…

Boys Hockey: Spuds Upset No. 8 Centennial in OT at Hockey Day Minnesota 2018

Carter Randklev scored the game-winning goal with 26.6 seconds remaining in overtime to lift the Spuds to a 3-2 win

ST. CLOUD, Minn. — The Moorhead Spuds upset No. 8 Centennial in overtime at Hockey Day Minnesota 2018. Junior forward Carter Randklev scored the game-winning goal with 26.6 seconds remaining in overtime to lift the Spuds to a 3-2 win over the Cougars. The Spuds say tonight’s win was not only proof of how hard they’ve been working, but it…

Women’s Basketball: NDSU Takes Care of Fort Wayne, 72-56

North Dakota State shot 46 percent from the field against the Mastadons

FARGO, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) The North Dakota State University women’s basketball team never trailed in a 72-56 victory over the Fort Wayne Mastodons on Alumni Day Saturday afternoon, Jan. 20, inside the Scheels Center at the Sanford Health Athletic Complex. Sarah Jacobson led NDSU (8-11, 1-4 Summit League) in scoring with 19 points on 6-of-9 shooting and dished out a…

College Wrestling: No. 22 Wyoming Topples the Bison, 32-6

No. 22-ranked Wyoming won the final five bouts and 8 of 10 overall in rolling to a 32-6 win over North Dakota

FARGO, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) No. 22-ranked Wyoming won the final five bouts and 8 of 10 overall in rolling to a 32-6 win over North Dakota State University in a Big 12 Conference dual Saturday, Jan. 20, before 627 spectators in Scheels Center   North Dakota State (5-7, 0-5 #Big12WR) is scheduled to wrestle at No. 24 Purdue (5-4,…

Girls Basketball: Barnesville Wins Emotional Homecoming

Trojans honor Jaynie Halvorson, a 2007 Barnesville graduate, in first home game since the accident

BARNESVILLE, Minn. — Nine days ago the Barnesville community suffered a tragic accident losing one of their own, Jaynie Halvorson. Jaynie, a 2007 Barnesville high school graduate, had close ties to the community her entire life. Her younger sister, Nicole Herbranson is a current senior for the girls basketball team, so tonight they honored Jaynie with a moment of silence in…

Women’s Basketball: NDSU Dealt with Defensive Dilemmas in Last Four Games

NDSU allows the 2nd most points in the league

FARGO, N.D. — NDSU Women’s Basketball has had the week off after falling to Summit League opponent, Denver on Saturday. The Pioneers knocked down 16-three-point buckets in the contest, shooting 42 percent from long range. Denver also scored 20-second chance points in its 98-79 victory. But struggling to slow down opposing team’s offenses is nothing new for the Bison. NDSU has…

Men’s Basketball: UND’s Bench Bolstering Hawks through Last Three Wins

UND’s bench combined for 59 points in last three wins

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — After eight consecutive losses, UND men’s basketball has finally turned a new leaf. The Fighting Hawks won their last three matchups, including last night’s 86-77 victory over rival, NDSU. UND committed a season-low five turnovers in Tuesday’s victory, while forcing the Bison into 17 turnovers. The Hawks say the biggest key in their last three contests,…

Rink Report: UND Hopeful to End Duluth’s Reign

Four of the fighting hawks' next six opponents rank in the top 15 in the USCHO polls

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — UND Hockey has a tall task ahead of it. Four of the Fighting Hawks’ next six opponents rank in the top 15 in the USCHO poll, starting with No. 14 Minnesota Duluth this coming weekend. The Bulldogs topped the Hawks in all five matchups last season, including the NCHC Frozen Faceoff Championship. UND says it’s not…

NDSU Hosts Annual Innovation Challenge Pitch Night

The event gives students a chance to share their business ideas, get feedback from professionals, and find ways to transform it into an actual business

FARGO, N.D. — NDSU students are taking part in the Innovation Challenge Pitch night on campus. The event gives students a chance to share their business ideas, get feedback from professionals, and find ways to take that idea and transform it into an actual business. “Wow! I want to be like that guy! It makes it seem like it’s possible…