Summit League

Summit League Cancels All Spring Sporting Events

Ends springs sports for 2020 season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —  (Summit League Communications Department) Summit League Commissioner Tom Douple announced Friday that all spring sports have been cancelled given the current status of COVID-19. This cancellation includes all non-conference, conference and championship competitions for Summit League members through the end of the 2019-20 academic year. “The decision yesterday to suspend spring sports for the month of…

NDSU Heads to 5th NCAA Tournament with Summit League Championship Win Over UND

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Herd is thundering to the NCAA Tournament with a resounding win over North Dakota in the Summit League Championship Game. North Dakota State’s defense shut down North Dakota early on with the Fighting Hawks’ first basket coming from Marlon Stewart around seven minutes into the game. NDSU was perfect from the free throw line in…

UND Basketball: Limiting Turnovers, Defense Important for Final Five Games

UND only has five games left in the regular season.

GRAND FORKS, N.D — North Dakota men’s basketball are winners in three of their last five games keeping their post season hopes alive in a tie for fourth in the Summit League. Despite where the standings may have the Fighting Hawks, there have been games where it doesn’t look that way. In their latest loss to South Dakota, UND turned…

North Dakota Women’s Basketball “Getting Back to the Little Details” After Three-Game Losing Streak

Started out 3-0 in conference

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota women’s basketball is going through a rough patch.  UND came out on fire in conference playing winning their first three Summit League match ups before dropping the next three. In the last two losses against South Dakota state and North Dakota State, the Fighting Hawks gave up the most points allowed all season. With…

NDSU Women’s Basketball Building Off Positives From Last Win

Beat in-state rival UND for fourth win

FARGO, N.D. — Its been an up and down season for North Dakota State women’s basketball sitting at 4 and 13 on the season. Despite the record, the Bison have found positives to build off of. That includes their latest win over in-state rival North Dakota. In that game, the Bison’s second leading scorer Emily Dietz was held to just…

NDSU men’s basketball powers past UND

The Bison defeated the Fighting Hawks 83-74

FARGO, N.D. – Seniors Tyson Ward and Vinnie Shahid combined for 49 points to lead the North Dakota State men’s basketball team to an 83-74 victory over North Dakota on Sunday afternoon inside the Scheels Center. Ward finished with a season-high 27 points, 11 rebounds and six assists to lead the Bison in all three categories. Shahid put up 22…

NDSU women’s basketball defeats UND

The Bison defeated the Fighting Hawks 92-82

FARGO, N.D. – The North Dakota State women’s basketball team used a 10-1 run in the final 2:23 Sunday afternoon, as the Bison beat rival North Dakota 92-82 at the Scheels Center. NDSU improved to 4-13 on the year and 1-4 in Summit League play with the victory, while North Dakota dropped to 12-7 overall and 3-3 in league play….

NDSU Men’s Basketball Wins Third In A Row Downing Montana State

The Bison defeated the Bobcats 79-65

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State Men’s Basketball closed out its home non-conference slate with a 79-65 win over Montana State at the SHAC Monday night. Senior Guard Vinnie Shahid led all scorers with 24 points. Senior Forward Tyson Ward recorded a double-double with 19 points and 13 rebounds. The Bison close out the non-conference schedule at Marquette on Friday…

NDSU Soccer Takes Down Western Illinois

Second Half Goals Send Bison to Win Over Leathernecks

FARGO, N.D. – The North Dakota State soccer team scored a pair of goals in the second half Sunday, as the Bison beat Western Illinois 2-1 at Dacotah Field. NDSU moved to 7-5-3 overall and 2-1-2 in the Summit League with the victory, while Western Illinois dropped to 6-9-1 overall and 2-4 in league play. The Bison return to action…