TOWSON, Md. -- Mike Felt came off the bench to score 16 points and lead North Dakota State to a 65-48 victory over Towson Saturday night.
The Bison of the Summit League won for the eighth time in the last 10 games. North Dakota State (9-3) led 28-25 at halftime but outscored Towson 11-2 to open the second half. The Tigers (4-7) got back within six points, 39-33, but drew no closer.
North Dakota State hit 43.8 percent from the field, making 21 of 48 shots. Towson was just 19 for 56 (33.9 percent). The Bison made 17 of 19 foul shots, Towson 4 of 10. Mike Burwell led the Tigers with 14 points.
Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.
Guard Naz Mitrou-Long, whose 2015-16 season ended in December due to hip problems, has been granted a hardship waiver for the coming season, Iowa State said.
As the Sooners look to life without superstar Buddy Hield and his sidekicks, it's clear their unseasoned players will need to grow up fast.