Bison Basketball

NDSU Men’s Basketball Starts Season With Exhibition Win Over Dickinson State

Bison Won 104-63

FARGO, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) The North Dakota State men’s basketball team posted a convincing 104-63 victory over Dickinson State in exhibition action Wednesday night inside the Scheels Center. Six Bison players scored in double figures, led by senior guard Vinnie Shahid with 20 points. Fellow seniors Tyson Ward and Jared Samuelson added 14 and 11 points, respectively. Tyree Eady,…

Bison Athletics Celebrate Winter Fan Day

Fans also got to enjoy free gear and prizes from the school like a brand new TV.

FARGO, N.D. — Bison fans herded up into the Scheels Center to meet with the players and coaches from Bison Basketball and Wrestling. Fans also got to enjoy free gear and prizes from the school like a brand new TV. The whole point of the meetup is to get players and coaches involved in the community. “Get to know student–athletes…

NDSU Basketball Tabbed As Preseason Summit League Favorite

Shahid, Ward Named to First & Second Team All-Summit League

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – (NDSU Athletics) North Dakota State is the favorite to win the 2019-20 Summit League men’s basketball title, according to the annual preseason poll released Monday, Oct. 7.   The Bison received 23-of-34 first-place votes to top the poll. Head coach David Richman returns all five starters from last season’s squad that won the Summit League Tournament…

NDSU WBB Ends Eight-Game Losing Streak to UND

Bison Beat the Fighting Hawks, 69-57

FARGO, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) Michelle Gaislerova and Emily Dietz each scored in double figures Sunday, as the North Dakota State (6-12, 3-3 Summit) women’s basketball team earned a 69-57 victory over North Dakota (8-12, 3-4 Summit) at the Scheels Center. It was a sign of things to come in the early going, as Dietz scored the first points of the game on…

NDSU MBB Edges Rival UND in Thriller, 67-65

Bison Play Their Next Four Games On the Road

FARGO, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) In front of an electric crowd inside the Scheels Center, the North Dakota State men’s basketball team outlasted the University of North Dakota in a back-and-forth game, earning a 67-65 victory on Saturday afternoon.   NDSU improved to 3-3 in The Summit League with the win, while UND fell to 2-5 in league play.  …

NDSU MBB Beats Northland in Final Game Before Conference Play

Bison Beat the Lumberjacks, 90-43

FARGO, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) Junior forward Deng Geu registered his first career double-double with 16 points and 13 rebounds, lifting the North Dakota State men’s basketball team to a 90-43 win over Northland College (Wis.) on Wednesday evening.   Geu shot 7-of-9 for the game, and his 13 rebounds were a new career high. Sophomore Rocky Kreuser also scored…

NDSU MBB Wins Second Game In A Row

Bison Beat Missouri State, 74-67

FARGO, N.D.– North Dakota State coming off a win against Eastern Washington last weekend. Saturday they hosted Missouri State looking for their second win in a row. It was a back and forth game. Both teams traded buckets throughout. The game came down to the final minutes when the Bison pulled away. NDSU beat the Bears, 74-67, behind 19 points…

NDSU MBB Beats Eastern Washington Behind 20 Points From Vinnie Shahid

Bison Beat the Eagles 74-67

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – Vinnie Shahid scored 20 points, and Deng Geu added 18 as the North Dakota State men’s basketball team posted a 74-67 victory over Eastern Washington on Saturday night at the Scheels Center.   Shahid, a junior guard from Minneapolis, Minn., finished with four rebounds and four assists to go along with his 20 points. He…

NDSU WBB Loses to Creighton After A Big Second Half From the BlueJays

BlueJays beat the Bison, 86-51

FARGO, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) Creighton scored 18 points off turnovers Friday night, as the Bluejays beat the NDSU women’s basketball team 86-51 at the Scheels Center inside the Sanford Health Athletic Complex. The Bison went toe-to-toe with a Bluejay team that advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament last year for most of the first half. A…

Dylan Miller Will Not Return To Bison Basketball Team Next Season

Junior forward Dylan Miller averaged just 2.9 points per game last season.

FARGO, N.D. — On the basketball court, the Bison basketball team will be in need of another post. According to NDSU athletics, junior forward Dylan Miller will not be returning to the team next season. The Illinois native started just four games this past season after starting 19 the year prior. He had increasingly diminished playing time, especially after a suspension…