UND Fighting Hawks

UND Men’s Basketball Battling Adversity As Conference Play Begins

Fighting Hawks have 1-8 record

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — On the court, North Dakota men’s basketball is feeling the adversity. Through the non-conference schedule, the Fighting Hawks have played with three transfers and a true freshman in the starting line-up producing just a 1-8 record. With the start of Summit League play this weekend, it provides a new slate. An opportunity for head coach Paul…

UND Hockey’s Series With Omaha Postponed

Series will now be played Jan. 29-30 in Omaha

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota hockey returns to the ice fresh off its holiday break as the top team in the NCHC after leaving the pod with the best record, however getting to build on that momentum will have to wait another week. UND’s series set to begin on Thursday on the road against Omaha has been pushed back…

NDSU women’s basketball comes from behind to beat UND

Bison beat the Fighting Hawks in OT 74-67

FARGO, N.D — (KVRR) North Dakota State and North Dakota women’s basketball were both coming of losses heading into their Wednesday night match-up at the SHAC. The Bison looked to stay undefeated at home while winning three of the last four head-to-head match-ups. UND came out on a 10-2 run. NDSU came out cold not making their first field goal…

UND Men’s Basketball Gets First Win of Season Against South Dakota

Beat the Coyotes 75-71

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – (UND Athletics) In a game and city that makes you think of March, it was North Dakota outlasting South Dakota, 75-71, on Thursday afternoon from the Sanford Pentagon in the opening game of the CU Mortgage Direct Dakota Showcase from Sioux Falls. In the first meeting between the programs since their Summit League Quarterfinals bout in…

UND Women’s Basketball Cancels Trip to Old Dominion

Second road trip canceled this season due to COVID-19

GRAND FORKS, N.D — North Dakota women’s basketball had a planned road trip to take on Old Dominion on Friday. That match-up has been canceled due to COVID-19 testing issues with in the Hawks program. It’s the second cancellation for UND this season who could not play their opener against Chicago State. The Fighting Hawks are planning on scheduling another…

UND Women’s Basketball Falls to 0-3 on the Season

Lost to Montana 86-72

MISSOULA, Mont. – (UND Athletics) Scoring a season-best 44 points in the second half, the University of North Dakota (0-3) clawed back to within four points from a 15-point third quarter deficit to Montana (1-1) Monday night in Missoula. Though the Fighting Hawks capitalized on its transition play to close the gap, the Lady Griz held off UND, 86-72. Julia…

UND Women’s Basketball Falls to 0-2 on the Season

Lost to Montana State 84-72 in Bozeman

BOZEMAN, Mont. – (UND Athletics) Suffering a season-ending injury in the preseason last year, Juliet Gordon spent the past year rehabilitating an injury while cheering her team on from the sideline. 94 weeks removed from her last appearance at Purdue Fort Wayne, Gordon led a comeback effort for the University of North Dakota, who fell to Montana State in their road opener,…

Rebraca-Led UND Men’s Basketball Tips Off Season Wednesday

Junior forward looking for even better 2020-21 season

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — It’s been almost nine months since head coach Paul Sather took North Dakota men’s basketball to the Summit League Championship in his first season. The second season begins on Wednesday. The Fighting Hawks lost its top scorer and assists leader, guard Marlon Stewart to graduation, however, return two starters from last season including preseason All-Summit League…

UND women’s basketball will not make scheduled season-opening trip to Chicago

Team working through a positive test, discovered Monday

GRAND FORKS, N.D.— (UND Athletics) The University of North Dakota’s women’s basketball team’s scheduled game for Wednesday, Nov. 25 at Chicago State has been canceled, announced today. Based on standard protocols set forth by the NCAA and other authorities to play contests, the program had a positive test that resulted in not traveling to Chicago for Wednesday’s scheduled game. Contact…

UND Hockey Getting Ready to Live the “Pod Life”

Team leaves for Omaha pod on Sunday

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — It’s March 7th and you’re feeling pretty good as a North Dakota hockey player winning your last regular season game 5-0 over Omaha and finishing as the number one team in the NCHC, until all was shut down due to COVID-19. Now it’s time for those players to get redemption. UND leaves for the Omaha bubble…