Scores

Final

South Dakota St 59

(16-11, 8-4 Summit)

North Dakota St 74

(21-6, 10-2 Summit)

    3:00 PM ET, February 22, 2014

    Bison Sports Arena, Fargo, North Dakota

    1 2 T
    SDST 18 4159
    NDSU 33 4174

    Top Performers

    South Dakota St: J. Dykstra 10 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Blk

    North Dakota St: T. Wright 20 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Blk

    North Dakota State beats South Dakota State 74-59

    Associated Press

    FARGO, N.D. -- TrayVonn Wright scored 20 points with seven rebounds as North Dakota State won its fifth straight to lead the Summit League by defeating South Dakota State 74-59 on Saturday.

    Marshall Bjorklund had 18 points for the Bison (21-6, 10-2 Summit), Lawrence Alexander added 12 and Kory Brown 10.

    North Dakota State jumped to a 16-6 lead to start the first period and led 33-18 at halftime.

    An Alexander layup at 14:10 in the second half gave the Bison their biggest lead of the game, 46-26. South Dakota State came within 10 on a Marcus Heemstra 3-pointer with 3:28 left to play before the Bison went 11-6 to finish with Alexander, Brown and Taylor Braun combining for 9 of 10 from the line.

    North Dakota State leads the nation in field goal percentage, hitting 50.4 percent overall.

    Jordan Dykstra led the Jackrabbits (16-11, 8-4) with 10 points and six rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SDST
    NDSU
    Points 59 74
    FG Made-Attempted 19-58 (.328) 26-48 (.542)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-19 (.263) 4-11 (.364)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-20 (.800) 18-24 (.750)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 16 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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