NDSU Men’s Basketball

Men’s Basketball: Fort Wayne Takes Down NDSU on Senior Day, 84-72

The Fort Wayne Mastodons knocked down 14 three-pointers to defeat the North Dakota State men's basketball team 84-72

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) — The Fort Wayne Mastodons knocked down 14 three-pointers to defeat the North Dakota State men’s basketball team 84-72 on Saturday afternoon at the Scheels Center on campus. Fort Wayne improved to 18-12 overall and 7-6 in The Summit League with the victory. NDSU fell to 13-15 overall and 4-8 in league games. Fort Wayne junior guard…

NDSU’s Paul Miller Scores Summit League Player of the Week Recognition

Miller earned recognition for his performance in two Bison victories on Jan. 25 and Jan. 27.

ELMHURST, Ill. – (NDSU Athletics) North Dakota State’s Paul Miller earned Summit League Men’s Basketball Player of the Week honors for his performance in two Bison victories on Jan. 25 and Jan. 27. Paul Miller Sr. // Guard // Waukesha, Wis. Collected his third career Player of the Week award and second of the season Averaged 25.5 points and 5.0 rebounds in…

Bison Men’s Basketball Looking to Improve Consistency

NDSU is 9-7 on the season

FARGO, N.D. — NDSU men’s basketball dodged an 0-2 conference start on Saturday by upsetting South Dakota. The Bison return home this week with match ups against Denver and Oral Roberts. Dave Richman’s team has been plagued with inconsistencies. Richman wants his team to focus on playing a complete 40 minutes. “Sometimes I think we get into the mentality that we’re…

NDSU Basketball Shoots the Lights Out in Win over VCSU

Bison shoot over 70 percent in win over Vikings.

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – The North Dakota State men’s basketball team shot over 70 percent to rout Valley City State 101-58 on Tuesday evening at the Scheels Center. The Bison made 40-of-57 shots in the game for 70.2 percent – the second-best team shooting performance in school history. NDSU came up just short of the school record of 70.5…

Miller Shines, NDSU Basketball Downs Rival UND

Paul Miller scores a season-high 30 points in the win over North Dakota.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – The North Dakota State men’s basketball team scored the first 11 points and led from start to finish in an 88-79 win over in-state rival North Dakota on Saturday night at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center. NDSU senior Paul Miller poured in a season-high 30 points on 12-for-16 shooting. The Bison shot 60 percent…

Bison Basketball Struggle Early on with Tough Competition

NDSU currently sits at 3-5 on the season.

FARGO, N.D. — The Bison men’s basketball team is 3-5 on the season after Monday’s loss to Missouri State. It’s the third loss in a row for the herd, and they haven’t scored more than 60 points in any of the last three contests. That gives North Dakota State a season series split with the 8-2 Bears. Head coach Dave Richman…

Ward Named Summit League Player of the Week

Tyson Ward registers first career player of the week honors.

ELMHURST, Ill. (NDSU Athletics) – North Dakota State’s Tyson Ward was named Summit League Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for his performances Nov. 20-26. TYSON WARD, NORTH DAKOTA STATE So. // G // Tampa, Fla. Garnered his first career Player of the Week award Averaged 21.5 points and 6.5 rebounds in 29 minutes per game during the week Registered…

UND, NDSU Men’s Basketball Enter Summit League-Big Sky Challenge Series

Both teams will participate in series for next four seasons.

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) — Members of the Big Sky Conference and Summit League have agreed to a four-year men’s basketball series involving four teams from each league, which will begin during the 2018-19 season. Each school will play one home game and one road contest against separate schools from the other league during each of the four seasons. Big Sky schools participating…

Bison Basketball Routs Stetson

NDSU puts up 94 in win over Hatters.

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – Sophomore Tyson Ward scored a career-high 26 points, and Paul Miller registered his fifth career double-double to lead the North Dakota State men’s basketball team to a dominant 94-58 victory over Stetson on Saturday night at the Scheels Center. Ward scored his 26 points with a 10-for-12 shooting performance and also grabbed six rebounds. Miller…

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

Dave Richman led the Bison to a 19-11 record and is the KVRR Coach of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State men’s basketball coach Dave Richman is the KVRR Coach of the Week. Richman led the Bison to a 19-11 record, which included an 11-5 record in the Summit League. The Herd failed to make the Summit League Tournament final for the first time in five seasons, despite entering the Tournament as the No. 2 seed….