Sam Griesel

Playing For Nebraska “Full Circle” Moment For Former NDSU Star Griesel

Sam Griesel decided to use last year of eligibility to play at home

FARGO, N.D — Walking on his senior day for North Dakota State first team-all Summit League guard Sam Griesel had his mindset on playing professionally overseas. “The weekend after that Tuesday night when the season ended and it’s only been two weeks since I actually thought about playing somewhere and more college basketball,” Griesel said. What led — to that…

Sam Griesel Transfers to Nebraska

Sammy Hoops Headed Home to Lincoln

FARGO–After entering the transfer portal star guard Sam Griesel is going home to Lincoln, Nebraska to play for the cornhuskers under Fred Hoiberg. Griesel was one of the top high school players at Lincoln East, averaging 17.1 points and 6.1 rebounds as a senior in 2017-18. “Sammy Hoops” averaged 14.3 points per game this winter in his final season with…

NDSU Men’s Basketball’s Season Ends With Emotional Loss in Summit League Championship

Ends collegiate careers from seniors Tyree Eady, Sam Griesel and Rocky Kreuser

FARGO, N.D — In their fourth straight Summit League championship game, North Dakota State men’s basketball falls in back to back seasons. This time to South Dakota state, 75-69. The Jackrabbits started out hot with a 14-4 run and only gave up the lead once. That came on a Sam Griesel three as the senior guard led all scorers with…

Griesel, Kreuser, Eady Leaving Major Impact on NDSU Men’s Basketball Program

The three will be honored on senior day Saturday

FARGO, N.D —  “When we talk about the right guys as people, as students and as players, those three are everything I want this program to be about.” From establishing a legacy fund for future players and being roommates off the court to combining for over 3500 points and two summit league championships on it , seniors Sam Griesel, Tyree…

NDSU’s Griesel Journey Back From Injury Comes Full Circle

After two surgeries, the fourth year guard dropped 25 points in win over Indiana State

FARGO, N.D — In game one of his fourth year with north Dakota state men’s basketball, Sam Griesel never imagined it might be the last he helps. “Something was off. Something wasn’t right. I felt a little fatigued and tired. I had to catch my breath on the bench. I told our trainer that I wasn’t feeling right and so…

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…

NDSU Men’s Basketball’s Veteran Presence A Big Key To This Season

Sam Griesel, Tyree Eady and Rocky Kreuser all back for the Bison

FARGO, N.D. — The college hoops season is back. North Dakota State men’s basketball tips off season number eight under head coach Dave Richman looking for NCAA Tournament appearance number five. Those chances are as good as any with the roster that returns. The bison have all five starters from last season back including their top three scorers guards Sam…

NDSU’s Griesel Taking Name, Image, Likeness to a Whole New Level

Griesel is donating 20 percent of profits made from NIL to Landon's Light Foundation

FARGO, N.D. — Since the NCAA allowed their athletes to benefit off  their name, image and likeness earlier this month, there have been very few examples of athletes adding a charitable component to it. One of those is right here in Fargo with North Dakota State men’s basketball player Sam Griesel. Bison fans know the contributions guard Sam Griesel has…

NDSU Men Stay Undefeated In Summit League

The Bison defeated the Omaha Mavericks 80-66 on Saturday evening at the SHAC for their fourth Summit League win in as many games

FARGO, ND – The North Dakota State Men’s Basketball was already off to its best Summit League start through three games since 2017. The Bison made it four after tonight. Dave Richman’s cohort defeated the Omaha Mavericks, 80-66, to improve to (4-0) in league play. Categories: College, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Bison Basketball, Grant Nelson, NDSU athletics, NDSU Men’s Basketball,…

NDSU Men’s Basketball Drops to 0-5 on Season

Loss close game with South Dakota State, 77-75

IOUX FALLS, S.D. – (NDSU Athletics) The North Dakota State men’s basketball team trimmed a double-digit deficit down to one point on three different occasions, but ultimately fell 77-75 to South Dakota State on Thursday night at the CU Mortgage Direct Dakota Showcase held at the Sanford Pentagon. Bison junior Sam Griesel finished with 20 points, eight rebounds and seven…