FARGO, N.D. -- Marshall Bjorklund scored 20 points to lead a balanced effort for North Dakota State in a 69-49 victory over Morehead State on Friday night.
North Dakota State also had a 31-22 rebounding advantage, with Bjorklund getting nine and Braun seven.
Accurate shooting also helped North Dakota State, which hit on 55.8 percent of its field-goal attempts.
The Bison hit just 4 of 16 attempts from 3-point range, and Morehead State (5-7) had even more difficulty, making just 1 of 13 of its shots from long range. Morehead State converted only 16 of 46 attempts from the floor (34.8 percent).
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