Idaho State vs North Dakota Wrap - North Dakota Wins 66-62

Idaho State vs North Dakota Wrap - North Dakota Wins 66-62

Jaron Nash scored 21 points leading North Dakota to a 66-62 victory over Idaho State at Betty Engelstad Sioux Center on Thursday.

North Dakota won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 6.5-point spread.

North Dakota got 12 points from Troy Huff and another 10 points from Josh Schuler. Jamal Webb contributed 5 assists, while Troy Huff cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Idaho State got a 24-point performance from Chris Hansen, who was supported by 11 points from Andre Hatchett. Andre Hatchett had 5 assists in a losing cause for Idaho State, while Andre Hatchett grabbed 9 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed North Dakota were victorious, as the score was 33-27 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Idaho State as they grabbed 37 boards, while North Dakota only had 35.