MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.-- For the second straight season, host Minnesota had to survive an upset-minded North Dakota team in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
North Dakota heads back to the University of Minnesota for the opening rounds of the NCAA Tournament Friday and Saturday. UND made its first trip to the national tournament last season and fell, 3-0, to the top-ranked Gophers.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks volleyball team is headed for Minneapolis, Minn., for the second straight season to battle the No. seven overall seed Minnesota Golden Gophers for the opening round of the NCAA Tournament.
Three North Dakota head coaches will join co-hosts Tim Hennessy and Paul Ralston on the North Dakota Coaches Show tonight live from The Ground Round.
GRAND FORKS, N.D.-- University of North Dakota head volleyball coach Mark Pryor announced a group of five student-athletes who have all signed National Letters of Intent during the most-recent early signing period. The group will continue their athletic and academic careers as they head to UND in the Fall of 2018.
SACRAMENTO, Calif.-- North Dakota repeated as Big Sky Conference Tournament champions after a thrilling five-set win over top-seed Sacramento State late Saturday evening. The Fighting Hawks rallied from down two sets to one, winning a convincing fourth set before controlling the decider en route to their second NCAA Division I Tournament berth in as many seasons.
SACRAMENTO, Calif.--The University of North Dakota volleyball team has advanced to the Big Sky Conference Tournament championship for the second straight season and will defend its title after a 3-1 win over Idaho Friday evening in the tourney semifinals.
SACRAMENTO, Calif.-- North Dakota out-lasted an upset-minded Weber State team in the opening round of the Big Sky Conference Tournament, 3-1, Thursday afternoon at the Hornets' Nest.
SACRAMENTO, Calif.-- A trio of North Dakota volleyball players have earned All-Big Sky Conference First Team honors, announced Thursday by league officials. Seniors Faith Dooley and Sydney Griffin were each repeat winners after each being named last season, joining junior Jordan Vail's first all-league selection. Sacramento State, Portland State and UND each had three first-team selections to lead the way.
The University of North Dakota carries the two-seed into Thursday's opening round of the Big Sky Conference Tournament. The reigning champs draw seven-seeded Weber State Thursday at 1:00 p.m. Central.
GRAND FORKS, N.D.-- North Dakota locked up the two seed in the upcoming Big Sky Conference Tournament with a 3-1 win over Northern Colorado in the home finale Saturday morning at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center. The win also etched a new program record for wins in a season with 27 heading into the league tourney.
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.