Western Michigan Falls 83-74 Against North Dakota State - Game Recap
North Dakota State got 23 points from Taylor Braun as they ran past Western Michigan 83-74 on Wednesday at University Arena.
North Dakota State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites.
Marshall Bjorklund had 18 points for North Dakota State and TrayVonn Wright chipped in with 16 points. Lawrence Alexander had 5 assists for them, while TrayVonn Wright was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Western Michigan got a 27-point performance from David Brown, who was supported by 16 points from Shayne Whittington. Austin Richie had 2 assists in a losing cause for Western Michigan, while Shayne Whittington grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed North Dakota State were victorious, as the score was 40-31 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Western Michigan as they grabbed 30 boards, while North Dakota State only had 29.