KVRR Sports Extra

MSUM Men’s Basketball Advances to NSIC Championship

Wayne State had COVID-19 issues advancing the Dragons

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — After winning their quarterfinal in double overtime over Minnesota State-Mankato, Minnesota State-Moorhead men’s basketball won’t have to play a semifinal game. Due to COVID-19, the Dragons next opponent, Wayne State had to forfeit. Per NSIC rules, MSUM moves on to the Championship games. They’ll play the winner of Northern State and Minot State on Sunday. Categories:…

Taiwo’s Hat Trick Leads NDSU Soccer to Fourth Win

Beat Omaha in Extra time, 3-2

FARGO, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) Senior Marian Taiwo scored three goals on Friday night, as the North Dakota State soccer team beat Omaha 3-2 in overtime at the Dacotah Field Bubble. The Bison moved to 4-1 on the year with their fourth-straight win, while Omaha dropped to 2-1-2 on the year. The Mavericks had not allowed a goal this season…

Play of the Week Nominees: February 26th

Fargo North-South, Fergus Falls Battle for Play of the week

FARGO, N.D. — (KVRR) The latest Chris Heise High School Play of The Week Nominees come from ice in North Dakota and hardwood in Minnesota. First up, girls state hockey quarterfinals Fargo North-South on their home ice against Jamestown. Forward Abby Promersberger with the absolute filth of a backhand skating right into the zone like no one’s business. That was…

Play of the Week Nominees: February 19

Central Cass, Davies battle for Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — (KVRR) The latest DJ Colter High School Play of The Week Nominees come from the state of North Dakota on the ice and the hardwood. First up, Central Cass girls basketball taking on Lisbon. Deconte Smith showing off that court vision finds the loose ball  and draws the contact at the rim finishes off the bucket. It…

South Dakota State Hits Late Three to Top NDSU Men’s Basketball

Bison lost 68-67

FARGO, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) South Dakota State’s Charlie Easley made a three-pointer with 17.6 seconds left to give the Jackrabbits a 68-67 win over the North Dakota State men’s basketball team on Friday night. NDSU fell to 9-4 in Summit League play, while SDSU improved to 7-2. Junior Sam Griesel led the Bison with 17 points, and Tyree Eady…

UND Hockey Wins First of Four on Home Ice

Shutout Denver 3-0

GRAND FORKS, N.D — (UND Athletics) Host North Dakota began a stretch in which it will play five of its final six regular season games at home with a 3-0 blanking of Denver Friday evening at Ralph Engelstad Arena. The No. 1/2 Fighting Hawks got a pair of goals from Shane Pinto following up a Jasper Weatherby tally in the win while Adam Scheel stopped 24 shots…

MSUM Men’s Basketball Back in Win Column After Two Canceled Series

Dragons topped UMary, 82-71

MOORHEAD, Minn — (MSUM Athletics) A big 17-1 run in the second half helped the Minnesota State University Moorhead men’s basketball team stretch its winning streak to seven with a 82-71 win over UMary in action Friday night in Moorhead, Minn. MSUM is now 7-2 overall and 7-0 in the NSIC with the win while UMary fell to 4-9 overall…

FCS Spring Season Preview: Stats Perform Senior Editor Craig Haley

Stats Perform's Craig Haley previews upcoming spring football season

FARGO, N.D — North Dakota State and North Dakota football kick off their spring seasons next weekend. In anticipation of the season, preseason polls and All-American are being released. Stats Perform Senior Editor, Craig Haley, joined KVRR Sport’s Nick Couzin to preview what’s ahead. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Bison Football, Craig Haley, FCS Football, FCS…

Play of the Week Nominees: February 12

Moorhead, Grand Forks Central battle for POTW

FARGO, N.D — (KVRR) The latest Chris Heise High School Play of The Week Nominees come from both Minnesota and North Dakota on the ice. First up, boys hockey from Thursday night. Will Kunka makes a beautiful glove save in the second period that sparked a comeback for the Spuds from three goals down to win in overtime. But is…