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Last season North Dakota State and South Dakota State played in the conference championship game for the second time in three seasons, with the Bison evening the score against their neighbors to the south. This season, with each team losing its best player to graduation, might there be room for someone else to take the reigns of the Summit League? Although anything can happen in...
Via The Student Section
October 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Summit final: Alexander drops 25, N. Dakota St. gets NCAA tourney spot

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- Lawrence Alexander scored 16 of his 25 points in the second half to help North Dakota State hold off South Dakota State 57-56 on Tuesday night to win the Summit League tournament title and an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament. The Jackrabbits fouled Alexander with 8 seconds remaining and he missed the front end of a 1-and-1, giving South Dakota State a final...
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March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

North Dakota State routs South Dakota 71-47

FARGO, N.D. (AP) Lawrence Alexander tied his career-high with 31 points and North Dakota State cruised to a 71-47 victory over South Dakota on Saturday afternoon. Alexander finished with eight 3-pointers, setting a new single-game Bison record for long-range shots. He had 18 of his points in the first half as he and Paul Miller combined for 29 of NDSU's 35 points - and a 15-point...
Via Associated Press
February 07, 2015  |  Discuss

#12 North Dakota State upsets #5 Oklahoma

Lawrence Alexander had the game of his life and freshman Carlin Dupree came up big late as North Dakota State became the second 12 seed to beat a 5 seed on Thursday. The NDSU Bison knocked off the Oklahoma Sooners for their first NCAA Tournament win in school history. Alexander had a career-high 28 points […]
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: NDSU Coach Saul Phillips Sprints Over To Fans, Gives “Go Bison” Hand Gesture In Celebration

When you’re the coach of a college basketball program that just notched its first NCAA Tournament victory, you get to celebrate however you want. North Dakota State Bison head coach Saul Phillips did just that Thursday night, running over to the NDSU section of fans to throw up the “Go Bison” hand gesture, which looks very similar to Texas’ “Hook ‘Em Horns” symbol....
Via College Spun
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

North Dakota State eases past Utah Valley 74-70

Taylor Braun and Lawrence Alexander combined to score 39 points to lead North Dakota State to a 74-70 win over Utah Valley Monday night. Alexander had 19 points, making all four of his 3-point attempts. Braun had 20 points, sinking 14 of 16 free throws. North Dakota State (10-4) had an overwhelming advantage underneath, scoring 38 points in the paint compared to Utah Valley's 14...
Via Associated Press
December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

North Dakota State puts away Towson 90-82

Taylor Braun and Marcus Bjorklund each scored 28 points to propel North Dakota State past Towson 90-82 Saturday night. The Bison (9-4) trailed briefly in the second half, but regained the lead when Lawrence Alexander drained a 3-pointer. Alexander added a layup, another 3-pointer and two free throws to spark a 19-8 run for North Dakota State, pushing the lead to 62-52 at the 10...
Via Associated Press
December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

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