NDSU Basketball

NDSU Allowing Student-Athletes Back on Campus Starting June 1st (Reaction From Coaches)

Football can return June 1; Soccer/Volleyball June 8; Basketball June 15

FARGO, N.D. — (NDSU Athletics) The North Dakota State University athletic department today finalized a plan to re-open athletic facilities for voluntary workouts beginning June 1 for football. Additional sports will be phased in with women’s volleyball and women’s soccer planned for June 8 and men’s and women’s basketball planned for June 15. NDSU will be opening the weight room,…

Shahid Uses Self-Isolation To Pass Along Training

Former Bison Vinnie Shahid 20' finds a clever way to hone his own skills while helping others improve there own

FARGO, ND – You know him as a face of Bison Basketball these last two years. A 2x summit league tournament M.V.P., the team leader in several stat categories, and only the 2nd ever to eclipse 1,000 points in just two seasons. But the Summit League title game wasn’t Vinnie Shahid’s last encounter with a ball and hoop. The Minnesota…

NDSU Women Fall In Overtime

Despite having the lead late, North Dakota State Women's Basketball dropped an overtime affair to Oral Roberts

FARGO, N.D. – Oral Roberts got a record-setting performance from Keni Jo Lippe Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles defeated the North Dakota State women’s basketball team 80-76 in overtime in front of 1,242 fans at the Scheels Center. Lippe set a Bison Sports Arena/Scheels Center record with 46 points, while also breaking a Summit League record for points scored…

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 Women’s Basketball Victorious In OT

North Dakota State defeated Denver, 80-50, in overtime on Sunday

FARGO, N.D. – The North Dakota State women’s basketball team scored the final six points of regulation to force overtime, where the Bison beat Denver 85-80 Sunday afternoon at the Scheels Center. NDSU improved to 5-14 overall and 2-5 in the Summit League with the victory. The Pioneers dropped to 9-12 overall and 3-5 in league play. The two teams…

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…

NDSU Women’s Basketball Drops Inter-Dakota Showdown

South Dakota Took down North Dakota State at the SHAC

FARGO, ND – North Dakota State Women’s Basketball fell to (0-4) in Summit League play following a 80-36 home loss to South Dakota on Thursday night. Tags: Bison Basketball, Bison Women’s Basketball, NDSU Basketball, NDSU Women’s Basketball, North Dakota State Athletics, North Dakota State Basketball, North Dakota State Women’s Basketball

North Dakota State Women’s Basketball Falls In Nail-Biter

A Late Rally By The Bison Wasn't Enough As Wisconsin Won By A Point

FARGO, N.D. – A shot in the final seconds couldn’t fall for the North Dakota State women’s basketball team Sunday afternoon, as the Wisconsin Badgers beat the Bison 64-63 at the Scheels Center. The loss drops the Bison to 1-9 on the year, while Wisconsin improved to 6-3. NDSU will have the week off before facing Mayville State (9-1) on…

NDSU Athletics Programs Introduce Recruiting Classes on National Signing Day

Softball, Men's and Women's Basketball Teams Welcome New Class

FARGO, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) The North Dakota State University men’s basketball program has signed four student-athletes to its 2020 recruiting class, head coach David Richman announced Wednesday. Donald Carter III, a guard from Minneapolis, Minn.; Grant Nelson, a forward from Devils Lake, N.D.; Boden Skunberg, a guard from Jamestown, N.D.; and Grayson Haman, a guard from Fargo, N.D., will…