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Posts power Fighting Hawks to 10th straight home win
W Basketball 12/12/2017

GRAND FORKS, N.D.-- Lexi Klabo and Fallyn Freije combined for 41 points and 20 rebounds as host North Dakota earned its 10th consecutive home win Tuesday evening in an 82-54 victory over Mayville State.

Game notes: Home stand continues Tuesday
W Basketball 12/11/2017

UND continues a three-game homestand when it battles Mayville State and Southwest Minnesota State before ending the non-conference slate Dec. 21 at South Dakota.

Series win streak over NDSU reaches eight straight
W Basketball 12/09/2017

GRAND FORKS, N.D.-- Fallyn Freije scored a career-high 26 points and added 12 rebounds while Lexi Klabo complemented her effort with 23 points and 10 boards to lift host North Dakota to a 79-68 non-conference win over in-state rival North Dakota State Saturday afternoon at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center.

Notes: UND aims for sixth straight win over NDSU
W Basketball 12/06/2017

UND returns home to open a three-game homestand beginning Saturday with North Dakota State.  Mayville State and Southwest Minnesota State will end the stretch before the non-conference finale at South Dakota on Dec. 21. 

Berry, Brewster, Jones return to UND Coaches Show
Athletics 12/06/2017

Listen to coaches Brad Berry, Travis Brewster and Brian Jones on tonight's North Dakota Coaches Show live from The Ground Round.

Eighth-ranked Bears roar back after early deficit
W Basketball 12/05/2017

WACO, Texas-- Eighth-ranked Baylor stemmed the tide of an early North Dakota rush and flexed its muscle over the final three quarters en route to a 105-43 win Tuesday evening at the Farrell Center in non-conference action. Five Lady Bears were in double figures as Baylor extended its home non-conference winning streak to 182 straight over unranked teams, dating back to 2003.

Notes: Headed back to Texas for national power BU
W Basketball 12/04/2017

North Dakota takes its four-game winning streak on the road to nationally-ranked Baylor on Tuesday. UND will then return home for title against in-state rival North Dakota State, Mayville State and Southwest Minnesota State before the non-conference finale at South Dakota on Dec. 21.  

Klabo posts another monster line in win over UNI
W Basketball 12/02/2017

GRAND FORKS, N.D--   Junior Lexi Klabo recorded her ninth career double-double on the way to a personal-best 29 points while adding 15 rebounds and seven blocked shots as host North Dakota dispatched Northern Iowa, 80-72, Saturday afternoon in non-conference play at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center.

Four guest speakers at Friday's UND Fan Luncheon
Athletics 11/30/2017

The University of North Dakota Athletics Department hosts its UND Fan Luncheon at the Alerus Center on Friday.

WBB Notes: UND opens December with home tilt
W Basketball 11/29/2017

The Fighting Hawks head home for a stretch that will see three home games over the next four scheduled. UND gets Northern Iowa at the Betty Saturday then heads to Baylor for a quick Tuesday trip before three straight at home (vs. NDSU, Mayville State and Southwest Minnesota State).

Berry, Brewster, Jones on tonight's Coaches Show
Athletics 11/29/2017

Fans can hear from hockey coach Brad Berry, women's basketball coach Travis Brewster and men's basketball coach Brian Jones on tonight's North Dakota Coaches Show live from The Ground Round.

Long run boosts UND past host UTSA
W Basketball 11/25/2017

SAN ANTONIO, Texas-- A long defensive stretch that kept host UTSA scoreless for over 10 minutes pushed North Dakota to a 60-47 win Saturday afternoon in the final game of the UTSA Thanksgiving Classic.