Bison Men’s Basketball

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…

Coach of the Week: NDSU Men’s Basketball Coach Dave Richman

Richman discusses his team's season to this point

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State men’s basketball has really turned their season around since the end of non-conference play. In their last 11 contests, the Bison are winners of their last eight sitting at second place in the Summit League behind South Dakota State. With 10 games left in the regular season, KVRR’s Nick Couzin had the opportunity to…

Depth Playing Key Role in NDSU Men’s Basketball Season

Bison have dealt with injuries this season

FARGO, N.D. — Last time out North Dakota State men’s basketball took an L, but the Bison are ready to bounce back. With that loss to Oral Roberts, NDSU  dropped its first conference game of the season. Before that match-up, the Bison were riding high winning seven of nine. The losses don’t seem to phase the Bison, who have battled…

NDSU Men’s Basketball Wins Conference Home Opener Over Western Illinois

Bison beat the Leathernecks 94-74

FARGO, N.D — North Dakota State Men’s Basketball improves to 2-0 in Summit League Play with a 94-74 win over Western Illinois Tuesday night at the SHAC. All five starters scored in double figured. Gaurd Vinnie Shahid and Forward Tyson Ward combined for 47 of the 94 points for the Bison. The Bison go out of conference play Sunday with…

NDSU Men’s Basketball Closes Out Home Stand With Win Over Cal Poly

Bison beat the Mustangs 74-67

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – Behind 21 points from senior Vinnie Shahid and 13 second-half points from junior Cameron Hunter, the North Dakota State men’s basketball team claimed a 74-67 win over Cal Poly in a Monday afternoon matinee at the Scheels Center. NDSU senior Tyson Ward added 14 points, seven rebounds and three assists as the Bison improved their…

NDSU Men’s Basketball Wins Home Opener Over Mayville State

Bison beat the Comets 93-53

FARGO, N.D. – Senior Tyson Ward scored 21 points to lead the North Dakota State men’s basketball team to a 93-53 victory over Mayville State on Thursday evening inside the Scheels Center. Ward became the 35th Bison to reach 1,000 career points, eclipsing the mark with 17 first-half points. Sophomore Tyree Eady added 13 points for NDSU, and Sam Griesel…

NDSU Men’s Basketball Drops Season Opener to Kansas State

Kansas State beat NDSU 67-54

  MANHATTAN, Kan. – (NDSU Athletics) The North Dakota State men’s basketball team was unable to overcome 29-percent shooting, falling at defending Big 12 champion Kansas State in the season opener, 67-54. Kansas State junior guard Cartier Diarra led all players with 23 points. After shooting 33 percent in the opening half, the Wildcats shot 52 percent in the second…

Coach of the Week: NDSU Men’s Basketball Coach Dave Richman

Richman previews upcoming season

FARGO, N.D. — NDSU Men’s Basketball opened up their season with an exhibition win over Dickinson. The Bison are coming off an NCAA Tournament appearance and Summit League Championship and are looking to build off that going into a new season. The Bison open up the regular season at Kansas State. Before heading to Manhattan on Tuesday, KVRR’s Nick Couzin…

Key Returners Back For New Season Of NDSU Men’s Basketball

Bison Return all five starters from last year's championship team

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State Men’s Basketball heads into a new season as the defending Summit League Champions and coming off an NCAA Tournament appearance. Guard Vinnie Shahid and forward Tyson Ward were named to Preseason All–Summit League first and second team. Shahid and Ward are two of the five starters returning from last year’s squad making the Bison…