Bison Men’s Basketball

Senior Tribute: NDSU Men’s Basketball’s Tyson Ward

Tyson Ward reflects on his time as a Bison

FARGO, N.D. — On March 10th, North Dakota State men’s basketball won back-to-back Summit League Championships to earn their spot in the field of 68 and the NCAA Tournament, two days later, that chance came to an unfortunate halt when NCAA president Mark Emmert canceled the big dance. “Sad. Not traumatized but you know you work so hard all year…

No. 1 Seed Requires Certain Approach for NDSU Men’s Basketball at Summit League

Bison won final two games to get top seed in tournament

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State men’s basketball leaves for Sioux Falls, South Dakota and the Summit League Tournament on Friday as the number one overall seed. After winning the tournament last season as the four seed, NDSU knows any outcome is possible. There’s a ton of pressure that comes with being the top seed especially with what happened last…

North Dakota State Men’s Basketball and the Legacy of the 2020 Senior Class

Four Seniors to be honored before Saturday's regular season finale against Omaha

FARGO, N.D. — Saturday not only marks the end of the regular season and a chance at a share of the Summit League regular season title, its a day to honor North Dakota State men’s basketball’s four seniors. Of the four, three have spent their entire four years in a Bison uniform. That’s guards Chris Quayle, Tyson Ward and Jared…

NDSU Men’s Basketball Takes Overtime Thriller Over SDSU

Bison win in OT to stay alive in conference title race

FARGO, N.D. — With North Dakota State Men’s Basketball’s overtime win over South Dakota State, the Bison just need a win a Saturday against Omaha to clinch a share of the Summit League Regular Season Title. Tyson Ward drops 24 points in the win. The game with Omaha tips at 3 P.M. as the team’s four seniors will get honored…

NDSU Men’s Basketball Ready for South Dakota State Game with Conference Implications

Bison 11-1 at SHAC this season

FARGO, N.D. — A shot for a share of the Summit League men’s basketball regular season title will be determined tomorrow night when South Dakota State comes to the SHAC to play North Dakota State. With a win over SDSU and Omaha, NDSU could see themselves as a number one seed at the conference tournament. The Bison have shown out…

NDSU Men’s Basketball Looking to “Close Out” Game Better Against South Dakota State Thursday

Bison and Jackrabbits are one and two in the conference

FARGO, N.D. — After losing at the buzzer to rival North Dakota, North Dakota State men’s basketball turns its attention to the match up just two days away when the number one team in the Summit League, South Dakota State, comes to the SHAC to face the Bison, who are just a game back of the Jackrabbits in the standings….

NDSU Men’s Basketball Extends Win Streak to Six With Win Over IPFW

Bison beat the Mastadons, 80-70

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State Men’s Basketball extends their win streak to six, the longest win streak in program history since 2013-14 season, with a 80-7o win at the SHAC Friday night. Tyson Ward finished with 22 points. Vinnie Shahid put up 19 points. The Bison go on the road to South Dakota on Wednesday.   Categories: College, Top…

Shahid Nets Career High 31 In NDSU Win

North Dakota State avenged a previous loss to Oral Roberts last month

FARGO, N.D. – Vinnie Shahid scored a career-high 31 points to lead the North Dakota State men’s basketball team to an 83-76 victory over Oral Roberts on Saturday afternoon inside the Scheels Center. The Bison extended their win streak to five games. Shahid, a senior guard from Minneapolis, finished 8-of-14 shooting and a perfect 9-of-9 at the free throw line. He hit…

The Mamba Mentality: NDSU Basketball Reflects on the Life of Kobe Bryant

What is the mamba mentality for NDSU basketball?

FARGO. N.D. — Its been a little over 24 hours since the world was shocked at the news of Kobe Bryant’s passing along with his 13-year old daughter, Gianna, and seven others in a helicopter accident in Calabasas, California. Bryant’s legacy goes way behind the five NBA titles, 18 all-star games, MVP trophy or the 81 points he dropped against…

NDSU Men’s Basketball Takes Down Denver

North Dakota State Men's Basketball secured its ninth win in the last 12 games after an 82-70 win today

FARGO, N.D. – The North Dakota State men’s basketball team never trailed in Saturday’s game against Denver at the Scheels Center, winning 82-70 to improve to 14-7 overall and 5-2 in Summit League play. Bison senior Vinnie Shahid posted the second-highest scoring output of his career, finishing with 29 points on 8-for-11 shooting. NDSU’s Rocky Kreuser matched his season-high with 18 points, and junior Cameron…