Who's Playing

Northridge @ North Dakota State

Current Records: Northridge 3-5; North Dakota State 5-4

What to Know

The North Dakota State Bison will look to defend their home court on Friday against the Northridge Matadors at 8 p.m. ET. North Dakota State is out to keep their four-game home win streak alive.

The Bison ended up a good deal behind the Montana State Bobcats when they played on Tuesday, losing 68-49.

Meanwhile, Northridge was expected to have a tough go of it on Tuesday, and that's exactly how things played out. Things couldn't have gone much worse for them as they lost 74-48 to the Boise State Broncos.

North Dakota State is the favorite in this one, with an expected 13.5-point margin of victory. But bettors beware: they are 0-3 against the spread when favored.

Both of these teams will be looking to put their recent losses behind them and walk away with a victory. Neither squad could put together much of an offensive attack, so expect every point to count.

How To Watch

  • When: Friday at 8 p.m. ET
  • Where: Scheels Center -- Fargo, North Dakota
  • Follow: CBS Sports App


The Bison are a big 13.5-point favorite against the Matadors, according to the latest college basketball odds.

The line on this game has moved quite a bit since it opened, as it started out with the Bison as a 9.5-point favorite.

Over/Under: -109

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Series History

North Dakota State won the only game these two teams have played in the last seven years.

  • Dec 11, 2019 - North Dakota State 71 vs. Northridge 62