Scores

Final

South Dakota 46

(8-15, 4-7 Summit)

North Dakota St 65

(18-5, 9-2 Summit)

    8:00 PM ET, February 2, 2013

    Bison Sports Arena, Fargo, North Dakota

    1 2 T
    SDAK 15 3146
    NDSU 24 4165

    Top Performers

    South Dakota: B. Bos 16 Pts, 4 Reb

    North Dakota State: T. Wright 17 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk

    N. Dakota St. 65, S. Dakota 46

    Associated Press

    FARGO, N.D. -- TrayVonn Wright scored 17 points, Brett VandenBergh added a career-high 14 and North Dakota State cruised past longtime rival South Dakota 65-46 on Saturday night.

    Kory Brown chipped in 10 points for the Bison (18-5, 9-2), which stayed tied with Western Illinois and South Dakota State atop the Summit League standings. Marshall Bjorklund, whose 70.7 percent field-goal shooting percentage entering the game led the nation, was just 2 of 3 from the field but grabbed nine rebounds.

    Brandon Bos had 16 points and Trevor Gruis 14 for the Coyotes (8-15, 4-7), who had just eight assists and committed 14 turnovers.

    The Bison never trailed after the opening minutes, leading 24-15 at halftime and by as many as 23 in the second half. NDSU shot 51 percent from the floor.

    NDSU, which also won at South Dakota last month, now leads 89-76 in a series that dates to the 1922-23 season.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SDAK
    NDSU
    Points 46 65
    FG Made-Attempted 17-43 (.395) 25-49 (.510)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-13 (.308) 9-24 (.375)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-12 (.667) 6-6 (1.000)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 12 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 23

    2012-13 Season

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