Southern Utah vs

N. Dakota St. 85, S. Utah 64


FARGO, N.D. (AP) - Mike Felt hit five 3-pointers and scored 16 points to lead five players in double figures, and North Dakota State cruised to an 85-64 victory over Southern Utah on Thursday night.

Taylor Braun and Marshall Bjorklund added 14 points apiece, Lawrence Alexander had 13 and Eric Carlson scored 10 for the Bison (15-7, 8-4 Summit), who opened the game on a 16-2 run and never looked back.

Jackson Stevenett, Southern Utah's leading scorer coming in, had 16 points and Damon Heuir added 12 for the Thunderbirds (12-11, 7-6), who saw their three-game winning streak snapped.

The long-range shooting disparity was a big part of the outcome. North Dakota State hit 7 of its 17 3-point attempts, while Southern Utah was just 1 of 2 from beyond the arc.

With the win, North Dakota State held onto third place in the Summit League. Southern Utah fell from fourth to fifth.

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
Southern Utah (12-11)293564
North Dakota State (15-7) «434285

Related Video

September 19, 2017
Season Preview: Da'Monte Williams (2:02)
September 19, 2017
First Domino in Illini 2018 class?
September 19, 2017
Season Preview: Matic Vesel
September 19, 2017
Arizona got a major favor from the Pac-12 office on Tuesday

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

Southern Utah Thunderbirds
J. Stevenett, F367-142-361216
R. Taylor, F272-91-12125
M. Massey, C80-00-11110
D. Heuir, G355-112-441312
R. Jones, Jr., G231-42-21144
T. Koehler244-50-02338
J. Johnson162-30-21034
W. Collie132-34-43119
C. Hanks62-22-21016
C. Nsenki60-20-00000
J. Scott40-10-01110
J. Jeffery20-00-00020
Totals 25-5413-1924102364
M. Bjorklund, F285-64-461214
E. Carlson, F255-60-132210
L. Alexander, G303-76-764113
T. Braun, G214-56-633314
D. Lundberg, G191-30-01113
M. Felt205-91-220316
T. Wright160-12-24112
J. Aaberg122-43-34007
D. Hale110-20-00030
J. Lindberg110-12-20232
N. Zastrow41-20-00002
F. Newell31-10-21002
Totals 27-4724-2932141985
Mid Continent
Oral Roberts12-223-11
Southern Utah6-816-14
Western Ill.3-117-23
Expanded Standings

Other games
DUKE 75 Final
VT 60
SE Mo St 73 Final
SC 66 Final
Florida 74
S Diego 73 Final
GONZ 73 Final
BYU 83