Junior Geno Crandall scored 37 of his career-high 41 in an electrifying-second half to lead North Dakota to an 83-80 victory over Troy in Friday's season opener at the Outrigger Resort Rainbow Classic.
Junior forward Nick Jones scored a pair of second-period goals to propel No. 2 North Dakota to a 4-1 NCHC win over Miami on Friday night.
CORVALLIS, Ore.-- North Dakota put a huge scare into 17th-ranked Oregon State before the Beavers hung on for a 65-55 win in the regular season opener for both teams. The Fighting Hawks out-rebounded the bigger Beavers, 42-39, and was within a possession until the closing minutes of the ballgame.
The University of North Dakota cross country team closed its season today after competing at the NCAA West Regional Championship.
GRAND FORKS, N.D.-- University of North Dakota head softball coach Jordan Stevens and his staff announced eight student-athletes have signed National Letters of Intent during the early signing period.
GRAND FORKS, N.D.-- Great teams usually have to fend off some adversity to make that transition from a good team. Exhibit A may have been on display Thursday at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center as the Fighting Hawks, without their reigning Big Sky Conference Player of the Year setter Sydney Griffin due to injury, swept a battle-tested Northern Arizona team to remain atop the league's North Division.
North Dakota opens its 2017-18 campaign at nationally-ranked Oregon State, a Friday afternoon affair with the 17th-ranked (WBCA) Beavers. UND will then play future Summit League foe South Dakota State in Brookings, S.D. on Nov. 15 in a lead-up to a Nov. 19 home opener against UMASS.
The North Dakota men's basketball made the most of a long travel day this past Tuesday by wearing their best Hawaiian duds through multiple airports as they made their way to Honolulu for the start of the 2017-18 season. Upon arrival, it's been all business for the Fighting Hawks who open the campaign Friday night against a fellow 2017 NCAA Tournament team in Troy.
GRAND FORKS, N.D.-- Lexi Klabo scored 20 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as North Dakota defeated Minnesota Crookston, 79-50, in the team's final exhibition Wednesday at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center.
Head coach Brian Jones announced the addition of Jal Bijiek to the North Dakota men's basketball program on Wednesday. Bijiek signed his National Letter of Intent at North Des Moines High School where the 6-foot-9 forward starred the past two seasons for the Polar Bears.
GRAND FORKS, N.D.-- University of North Dakota head women's basketball coach Travis Brewster announced the signing of three athletes to National Letters of Intent during the first day of the early signing period. All three Minnesota products will continue their academic and basketball careers at UND beginning in the Fall of 2018.
North Dakota returns from a two-week road swing to host Miami University in National Collegiate Hockey Conference action.