As the defending Big Sky Tournament champions, North Dakota did not give up its trophy without a fight against top-seeded Montana on Thursday. In the end, the Grizzlies (25-7) posted an 84-76 victory over the eighth-seeded Fighting Hawks after outscoring UND 10-4 in the closing three minutes to escape with a win in the first quarterfinal of the tournament.
Single-game tickets for the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) quarterfinal round, to be hosted by the University of North Dakota from March 9-11, are on sale now.
The Fighting Hawks earned the No. 4 seed for the NCHC Playoffs for the second straight year and will host fifth-seeded Omaha this weekend in the best-of-three quarterfinals series.
North Dakota's defensive pairing of Christian Wolanin and Colton Poolman was recognized by the National Collegiate Hockey Conference on Wednesday afternoon.
After a heroic comeback in the opening round of the Big Sky Tournament, it does not get any easier for No. 8 seed North Dakota as it next plays top-seeded Montana in Thursday's first quarterfinal from Reno.
The University of North Dakota softball team embarks on a two-week jaunt to the West Coast, heading to California before traversing the Pacific Ocean to play in the Hawaii Rainbow Wahine Classic the following week over Spring Break.
OGDEN, Utah-- With two more pitching gems last week, UND senior Kaylin VanDomelen was named the Big Sky Conference's Pitcher of the Week for the second consecutive time Tuesday. She followed up a week in which she won two games-- including a no-hitter-- and saved two by twirling two complete-game masterpieces in wins over Hampton and Big Ten's Rutgers.
University of North Dakota freshman Grant Mismash has been named to the 2017-18 National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) All-Rookie Team, the conference office announced on Tuesday afternoon
Sophomore Marlon Stewart scored a career-high 29 points and North Dakota stormed back from a 19-point, second-half deficit to knock off Montana State 76-74 in the opening game of the 2018 Big Sky Men's Basketball Tournament Tuesday.
RENO, Nev.-- Two longer scoring droughts cost North Dakota in an opening round loss to Montana State, 68-58, in the Big Sky Conference Tournament at the Reno Events Center. UND-- the 10 seed in this tourney-- sees its season come to a close at 12-18 overall.
For the second-consecutive season, North Dakota's Geno Crandall claimed All-Big Sky accolades after league officials announced Monday that he was named to the second team.
The defending Big Sky Tournament champions will open their title defense on Tuesday against No. 9 seed Montana State in Reno. No. 8 seed North Dakota (11-19; 6-12 BSC) has never met the Bobcats (13-18; 6-12 BSC) in the league tournament, but this will be the 27th overall meeting between the border rivals.