FARGO, N.D. – The North Dakota State men’s basketball team knocked down 15 three-pointers on its way to a 98-64 exhibition victory over Minnesota-Crookston on Wednesday night inside the Scheels Center.
Sophomore forward Andrew Morgan led the Bison with 22 points in 18 minutes, making 8-of-9 from the floor. NDSU freshman Tajavis Miller drained six three-pointers for 18 points, junior Grant Nelson added 17 points and eight rebounds, and freshman Lance Waddles scored 16 for the Bison.
NDSU shot 51 percent for the game and made 15-of-34 (44 percent) from beyond the arc.
Luke Yoder tallied six assists for the Bison, and Joshua Streit grabbed eight rebounds.
NDSU led 57-47 with 11 minutes remaining before exploding for a 22-3 run over the span of four minutes.
The Bison will open the regular season with trips to No. 10 Arkansas and No. 5 Kansas next week.