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NDSU Readies for Rematch with IUPUI in Summit League Tournament

Bison hold the two seed in the Summit League Tournament.

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU ATHLETICS) — Championship-caliber focus and high-octane effort. That’s what the North Dakota State men’s basketball team hopes to bring each time it steps on the court. Coming off an exciting regular season that saw the highest home attendance in more than two decades, the Bison aim for postseason success when they take the floor at the Denny…

EDC BBB: Davies Routs Red River, Sheyenne Upsets West Fargo

Eagles and Mustangs clinch spot in State Tournament

FARGO, N.D. — The semifinals of the boys East Region Tournament took place at the Scheels Center today. In the first semifinal, No. 1 Davies won with ease over No.5 Red River 90-69. Senior Matt Veit finished with 33 points, 9 rebounds and 8 assists for the Eagles. In the second semifinal game, No. 3 Sheyenne squeaked by No. 2…

EDC GBB: Davies and Shanley Clinch State Tournament Berths

Eagles Roll Past Huskies; Deacons Comeback Against Knights

FARGO, N.D. — The East Region Tournament continued for the girls bracket with two berths to the state tournament on the line. In the first semifinal game No. 1 Davies took care of  No. 4 Wahpeton 66-48. Junior Raegan Linster scored a game-high 26 points for the Eagles. In the other semifinal game, No. 2 Shanley trailed at halftime, but battled…

NDSU Women’s Basketball Embracing Underdog Role

The Bison are the 7-seed in the Summit League Tournament

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) — The North Dakota State University women’s basketball team (6-23 overall) is scheduled to tip-off play in The Summit League Women’s Basketball Championship Saturday, March 4, at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in Sioux Falls, S.D. The No. 7 seed Bison are slated to take on No. 2 seed IUPUI (22-7 overall) in a quarterfinal game…

NDSU MBB May Look to its Depth in Summit League Tournament

Tyson Ward scored a career-high 22 points vs. IUPUI earlier this season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (NDSU Athletics) — The No. 2-seeded North Dakota State men’s basketball team (19-10 overall, 11-5 Summit League) will play No. 7 seed IUPUI (13-17, 7-9 Summit) in the quarterfinals of the Summit League Tournament on Saturday, Mar. 4, at 8:30 p.m. inside the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in Sioux Falls, S.D. The winner will play the winner…

NDSU’s Miller, Werner Claim All-Conference Honors

Paul Miller is First Team All-Conference, Dexter Werner is Sixth Man of the Year

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) — North Dakota State junior guard Paul Miller was named to the All-Summit League first team, and senior forward Dexter Werner earned second-team All-Summit League honors and the league’s Sixth Man of the Year award. Miller is the first Bison to garner first-team all-league honors as a junior since Marshall Bjorklund in 2013. Miller averaged 19.3…

UND’s Faison Named Under Armour FCS Athletic Director of the Year

Fighting Hawks featured two Big Sky champs and a National Champion hockey team in 2016

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (UND Athletics) – The National Association of College Directors of Athletics (NACDA) announced today that University of North Dakota Athletics Director Brian Faison has been chosen by his peers as a 2016-17 Under Armour Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors of the Year. “On behalf of the Big Sky Conference, congratulations to North Dakota’s Brian Faison for his Athletics Director of the…

NDSU Men’s Basketball Heading into Summit League Tournament with a Sense of Urgency

The two-seeded Bison will face seven-seed IUPUI

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State is days away from its first-round matchup against IUPUI in the Summit League Tournament. The Bison split the regular-season series against the Jaguars, but head coach Dave Richman says this is the one that matters. “The phrase that we’re talking about to the group right now is just the urgency,” Richman said. “The urgency…

Rink Report: UND Hits the Road for Final Regular-Season Series

The Fighting Hawks face Miami-Ohio on Friday, Saturday

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — The University of North Dakota’s men’s hockey team is heading into the final series of the regular season with ground to make up in the NCHC. Jeremy Klein reports from Grand Forks that the team is focused on making sure they don’t slip on the final stretch. Categories: College, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Fighting Hawks, Fighting…

UPDATE: Moorhead Boys Hockey Punches Ticket to State with Shutout Win

The Spuds won the Minnesota Section 8AA with a 6-0 win against Roseau

UPDATE: Moorhead head coach Jon Ammerman talks about the significance of making the state title for the first time since 2013 THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — Moorhead’s boys hockey team is going back to the state tournament for the first time since 2013 after shutting out Roseau in the Section 8AA title game. The Spuds won all three section tournament…