North Dakota State Defeats South Dakota State 65-62 - Recap
|North Dakota State Defeats South Dakota State 65-62 - Recap|
North Dakota State earned a 65-62 victory over South Dakota State on Saturday, getting 20 points from Marshall Bjorklund at Bison Sports Arena.
North Dakota State earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 7-point spread.
Lawrence Alexander had 18 points for North Dakota State and Taylor Braun chipped in with 11 points. Lawrence Alexander had 6 assists for them, while TrayVonn Wright was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
South Dakota State got 26 points from Nate Wolters in a losing cause and another 14 points from Tony Fiegen. Nate Wolters contributed 3 assists for them, while Jordan Dykstra had 9 rebounds.
North Dakota State led at halftime, 29-27.
The rebound battle favored South Dakota State as they grabbed 31 boards, while North Dakota State only had 26.