Fighting Hawks

Fighting Hawks Advance to Final Face-off

UND Women's hockey wins series over Ohio State.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (UND Athletics) — Just like the game-three overtime game-winner seven years ago by Monique Lamoureux, freshman Emma Nuutinen scored in OT to send the UND women’s hockey team to its seventh-straight WCHA Final Face-Off with a 2-1 win over Ohio State on Sunday afternoon. It was the second overtime of the weekend for the two teams, as…

WBB: UND Takes Season Series from Northern Colorado

Fighting Hawks remain on top of the Big Sky standings

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (UND Athletics) —  North Dakota’s three seniors prodived the bulk of the scoring in their final home game as UND inched closer to a potential Big Sky Conference regular season title with a 75-68 win over Northern Colorado Saturday. UND moves to 14-2 in the league with the win, needing just one more win or a Montana…

UND Men’s Basketball Set for Rematch against Northern Colorado

Fighting Hawks tip off against the Bears Saturday night

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — The University of North Dakota’s men’s basketball team is on top of the Big Sky Conference. The Fighting Hawks’ next test comes on the road against Northern Colorado, which has struggled in conference play with just five wins this season. The Bears have performed better at home though, with a 4-5 record in Greeley, Colo. Tip-off…

Rink Report: UND Brings ‘Must Win’ Attitude to Senior Night

Fighting Hawks host Omaha for a two-game set

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — KVRR Sports reporter Jeremy Klein previews the University of North Dakota’s two-game homestand against Omaha. The Fighting Hawks (15-13-3, 8-11-1 NCHC) are 2-6-0 in their last eight games, and have struggled down the stretch. But, with senior night at the Ralph Engelstad Arena, the Hawks are looking to get back in the win column. Omaha (15-12-5,…

UND’s Dyer Named Big Sky Player of the Week

Dyer averaged 25.5 points, 7 rebounds, 3.5 assists in two North Dakota WBB wins

OGDEN, Utah (UND Athletics) — University of North Dakota senior guard Makailah Dyer was named the Big Sky Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week Tuesday by league officials. The honor comes after a career-record performance in a pair of home wins to vault North Dakota into sole possession of first place in the conference with two weeks remaining. Dyer averaged 25.5…

Rink Report: UND Hockey Returns for Visit to Western Michigan

Hawks Head to Kalamazoo for Crucial Top-15 Tilt

Watch the video to see this week’s Vance Thompson Vision Rink Report with the UND Hockey team, as shown on KVRR Sports. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Brad Berry, Broncos, College hockey, Fighting Hawks, Jeremy Klein, NCHC, north dakota, Shane Gersich. Western Michigan, Trevor Olson, UND Hockey

UND Hockey Up One Spot in USCHO Poll

Fighting Hawks Head to Kalamazoo for Weekend with #8 WMU

Courtesy UND Athletics The University of North Dakota emerged from its week off largely unaffected in the most recently national men’s hockey polls, which were released on Monday, moving up a single spot in one set of rankings and down a spot in the other. North Dakota climbed from No. 14 to No. 13 in the USCHO.com poll while sliding…

Hooker Wins Big Sky Player of the Week

UND Guard Earns 2nd Honor of the Season

Courtesy of UND Athletics North Dakota senior Quinton Hooker collected his second Big Sky Player of the Week honor of the conference season league officials announced on Monday. He shared the weekly accolade with Sacramento State’s Eric Stuteville. With his team tied for second in the Big Sky standings entering the week and facing two of the other three teams in the…

UND Men Rout Vandals, Women Fall at Idaho

Quinton Hooker and Geno Crandall combine for 43 points in Hawks victory.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (UND Athletics) – North Dakota built a big first-half lead and never let it go, picking up an 88-65 victory over Idaho in Big Sky men’s basketball action Saturday at The Betty. Sophomore Geno Crandall scored a game-high 22 points and senior Quinton Hooker added 21 for the Fighting Hawks (15-8, 10-3 BSC), who also got a double-double off the bench…