Vinnie Shahid

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…

No. 1 Seed Requires Certain Approach for NDSU Men’s Basketball at Summit League

Bison won final two games to get top seed in tournament

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State men’s basketball leaves for Sioux Falls, South Dakota and the Summit League Tournament on Friday as the number one overall seed. After winning the tournament last season as the four seed, NDSU knows any outcome is possible. There’s a ton of pressure that comes with being the top seed especially with what happened last…

North Dakota State Men’s Basketball and the Legacy of the 2020 Senior Class

Four Seniors to be honored before Saturday's regular season finale against Omaha

FARGO, N.D. — Saturday not only marks the end of the regular season and a chance at a share of the Summit League regular season title, its a day to honor North Dakota State men’s basketball’s four seniors. Of the four, three have spent their entire four years in a Bison uniform. That’s guards Chris Quayle, Tyson Ward and Jared…

NDSU Men’s Basketball Looking to “Close Out” Game Better Against South Dakota State Thursday

Bison and Jackrabbits are one and two in the conference

FARGO, N.D. — After losing at the buzzer to rival North Dakota, North Dakota State men’s basketball turns its attention to the match up just two days away when the number one team in the Summit League, South Dakota State, comes to the SHAC to face the Bison, who are just a game back of the Jackrabbits in the standings….

NDSU Men’s Basketball Extends Win Streak to Six With Win Over IPFW

Bison beat the Mastadons, 80-70

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State Men’s Basketball extends their win streak to six, the longest win streak in program history since 2013-14 season, with a 80-7o win at the SHAC Friday night. Tyson Ward finished with 22 points. Vinnie Shahid put up 19 points. The Bison go on the road to South Dakota on Wednesday.   Categories: College, Top…

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…

NDSU men’s basketball gets healthy ahead of final stretch

Jared Samuelson, Sam Griesel return to the court for the Bison in January after sitting out with injuries for over a month

FARGO, N.D. –NDSU men’s basketball is off to an 8-2 start in the summit league, the best start to conference play since the 2014-15 season. What might make that hard to believe is that the team has not been fully healthy while doing so. Two key players spent over a month off the court to deal with injuries; senior Jared…

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 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…

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

Richman discusses his team's season to this point

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State men’s basketball has really turned their season around since the end of non-conference play. In their last 11 contests, the Bison are winners of their last eight sitting at second place in the Summit League behind South Dakota State. With 10 games left in the regular season, KVRR’s Nick Couzin had the opportunity to…