Women’s Basketball

MSUM Women Win 11th Straight, Men Back in Win Column

Cassidy Thorson charts 17 points in Dragons win over CSP.

Courtesy MSUM Athletics MOORHEAD, Minn. – Minnesota State University Moorhead (10-3, 5-2 NSIC) looked out of sorts after the holiday break as the Dragons dropped their first game back, 74-65, to Minnesota State Mankato (8-4, 3-3 NSIC). Senior guard Aaron Lien scored a team-high 17 points for MSUM. It was a slow offensive game for a Dragon squad that had…

UND Women Win Big Sky Opener

Dyer Leads Hawks past Portland State

Courtesy UND Athletics Three UND players scored in double figures as the Fighting Hawks picked up a 65-61 Big Sky Conference win over Portland State Thursday evening at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center. Senior Makailah Dyer scored a team-high 17 while sophomore Fallyn Freije added 13 points and a career-high-tying nine rebounds in the win. North Dakota (6-6, 1-0) will…

Bison Women Fall in Summit League Opener vs. SDSU

NDSU Battles, but Jackrabbits Come Through Late

Courtesy NDSU Athletics In a game that featured 13 lead changes and nine ties, the North Dakota State University women’s basketball team fell just short of claiming victory, falling to the South Dakota State Jackrabbits, 69-66, on Wednesday, Dec. 28, in front of 1,107 spectators inside the Scheels Center at the Sanford Health Athletic Complex. The contest was The Summit…

UND Women Come Back at San Diego

Fighting Hawk Women Erase Late Deficit for 3rd Win in 4th Try

Courtesy UND Athletics SAN DIEGO– North Dakota used a late 9-0 run to take the lead and then a pair of blocked threes in the final possession to seal it in a 65-61 win at San Diego Wednesday evening in the non-conference finale. UND handed the Toreros, who went 25-8 last season, their first home loss of the season (5-1)….