Bison Men’s Basketball

NDSU Basketball Programs Head to Summit League Tournament as Three Seeds

Begin Play on Sunday in Sioux Falls

FARGO, N.D. — Its the best month of the year if you’re a college basketball fan. The madness of march begins with postseason tournaments as team’s look to secure their spot in the NCAA Tournament. North Dakota State men’s basketball is hoping to do just that by winning their third consecutive Summit League tournament. Last year the Bison  were the…

NDSU Men’s Basketball in Right State of Mind With What’s On the Line Against South Dakota

Bison could clinch summit league regular season title with series win

FARGO, N.D — It’s another crucial match-up for North Dakota State men’s basketball this weekend. A series win over South Dakota gives them the Summit League regular season title for the second consecutive year. However, it was a meeting that almost did not happen. On Tuesday, the Coyotes had a positive COVID test that would have canceled the series until…

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…

Summit League Leaders Clash as NDSU Men’s Basketball Gets Ready for South Dakota State

Bison lost their match-up with the jackrabbits earlier this year

FARGO, N.D — With some help from the neighbors up in Grand Forks, North Dakota State men’s basketball is now tied for the Summit League lead after South Dakota was swept by North Dakota during the bye week. This next series it just so happens the Bison face the team they’re tied with in South Dakota State. The last time…

NDSU Basketball Programs Grab a Pair of Wins Over Oral Roberts

The Bison men stay unbeaten at home

FARGO, N.D — North Dakota State Men’s Basketball stays unbeaten at home with a 61-54 win over Oral Roberts, improving their record to 11-8 on the season. Sam Griesel had 13 points in the victory. Both sides right back it tomorrow in the two-game series. Women’s recap courtesy of NDSU Athletics: The Bison scored the first seven points of the…

NDSU Men’s Basketball Renews Summit League Match-Up With Kansas City

Bison playing UMKC for first time since 2013

FARGO, N.D — Since entering in to Summit League play, North Dakota State men’s basketball has won seven of their last eight games. That includes a series sweep over Denver this past weekend at the SHAC to remain undefeated at home. In the final game of that series against the Pioneers, the Bison were hummin’ shooting 62 percent from the…

NDSU Basketball Programs Split Night One of Doubleheaders Against Denver

Bison women lost 62-60; Bison men won 70-58

FARGO, N.D. – The North Dakota State men’s basketball team improved to 6-1 in Summit League play with a 70-58 victory over Denver on Friday night inside the Scheels Center. Bison senior Rocky Kreuser recorded his fourth double-double in the past five games, finishing with 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead all players in both categories. NDSU had three…

Former Bison PG Shahid Signs Professional Contract

Signed with AB Contern in Luxembourg

LUXEMBOURG, LUXEMBOURG — Former North Dakota State point guard Vinnie Shahid is a professional baller. Shahid has signed a contract with AB Contern of the Total League in Luxembourg. Making it official on his social media. Contern has won the league-four times most recently in the 2007-2008 season. For the Bison, Shahid led the team in scoring the previous two…

NDSU-UND Men’s Basketball Take Rivalry to Grand Forks for Two-Game Set

What to expect from both teams as the match-up approaches

FARGO, N.D. — Last time North Dakota and North Dakota state met in Grand Forks it was a Fighting Hawks buzzer beater by guard Marlon Stewart clinching the dub. However, this time both sides look a lot different. The Bison won seven straight before that meeting and went on to take the Summit League Title. This time around, its a…

Devils Lake’s Nelson Becoming Huge Part of NDSU’s Recent Success

Mr. North Dakota Basketball successfully finding role on men's hoops team

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State men’s basketball is off to a perfect 4-0 start to the summit league season including wins in six of their last seven match-ups. That streak has been welcomed with the arrival of North Dakota Mr. Basketball forward Grant Nelson. Through the first seven games, Nelson had just 16 points. Since then the Devils Lake…