BROOKINGS, S.D.-- South Dakota State extended its home regular season winning streak to 11 with a 66-52 victory Wednesday evening over North Dakota in non-conference action. Lexi Klabo had 22 points and 12 rebounds in the loss.
North Dakota basketball fans will get several opportunities to watch both the men's and women's programs on television this season.
Former North Central Conference rivals and future Summit League foes South Dakota State and North Dakota will battle Wednesday in Brookings, S.D. in an early-season test.
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.
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.
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.
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.
GRAND FORKS, N.D.-- The University of North Dakota women's basketball team opened its 2017-18 season with an impressive 99-35 exhibition win over Minnesota Morris Saturday afternoon at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center.
The University of North Dakota women's basketball team will host a pair of exhibition games to get the 2017-18 season underway. UND will play host to Minnesota Morris on Saturday before its final tuneup on Nov. 8 against Minnesota Crookston.
UND hockey coach Brad Berry, women's basketball coach Travis Brewster and football coach Bubba Schweigert will join the North Dakota Coaches Show live from the Ground Round tonight.
University of North Dakota Athletics department officials announced "Big Game" ticket plans for the upcoming men's and women's basketball seasons are now on sale. The popular mini-plans feature four highly-anticipated regular season games for each team, which will all be played at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center.
OGDEN, Utah-- The Big Sky Conference released its preseason polls Friday and defending co-regular season champion North Dakota resides in second in both prognostications. North Dakota is runner-up to Northern Colorado in both the coaches and media polls. UND junior forward Lexi Klabo was named to the five-player preseason all-conference team.