NDSU Basketball

Bison Sweep Hawks in Summit League Opener

NDSU Holds Off Fighting Hawks in Men's and Women's Games

FARGO — The North Dakota State Bison defeated the North Dakota Fighting Hawks 86-76 in their Summit League season opener. The Bison’ women’s team defeated the Hawks in Grand Forks 67-61. Categories: College, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Fighting Hawks Men’s Basketball, NDSU, NDSU Basketball, NDSU MBB, NDSU Men’s Basketball, NDSU Women’s Basketball, UND Basketball

NDSU Men’s Basketball Finishes Non-Conference Home Slate Unbeaten

Bison beat Indiana State, 77-70

FARGO, N.D — North Dakota State men’s basketball completes their non-conference home slate with a a perfect 6-0 record after a 77-70 win over Indiana State Monday night. Three Bison player finished in double figures including Sam Griesel, who is just three game removed from injury, with a season-high 23 points. Grant Nelson finished with 18 and Tyree Eady with…

State of Athletics: NDSU’s Matt Larsen

KVRR's Nick Couzin talked with NDSU Athletics Director Matt Larsen about the busy season

FARGO, N.D. — It’s a busy time in the North Dakota State Athletics Department. Bison volleyball and soccer wrapped up their season. Football is vying for another FCS championship while both basketball teams get their schedules underway. KVRR Sports Nick Couzin talked with A.D. Matt Larson about all those topics and more. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines…

Former Bison Shahid Returning to Fargo to Host Summer Basketball Camps

Held at Fargo Basketball Academy

FARGO, N.D. — Former North Dakota State guard and one thousand point scorer, Vinnie Shahid is coming back to place he called home for two seasons and hosting a basketball camp at the end of July through the Fargo Basketball academy. When the opportunity was provided to Shahid, it was all about giving back to the community that embraced him….

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…

NDSU Women’s Basketball Closes Regular Season With Tough Stretch

Faces ranked South Dakota State and defending Summit League champions South Dakota

FARGO, N.D. — The final four games of Summit League play will be no easy task for North Dakota State women’s basketball. What makes it so challenging? How about playing the last two league champions, South Dakota and nationally ranked South Dakota State. To add even more fuel to the fire, the Bison sit behind both teams in the conference…

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 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 Women Salvage Weekend Series Against Denver With Win

After falling on Friday night, North Dakota State defeated the Denver Pioneers on Saturday, 74-56

FARGO, ND – The North Dakota State women’s basketball team didn’t trail after the first quarter, cruising to a 74-56 win over Denver to earn a weekend split with the Pioneers. NDSU improved to 11-3 overall and 6-2 in Summit League play, while Denver dropped to 4-10 overall and 2-4 in league play. The Bison return to action on Friday,…

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…