Recap: North Dakota vs. Idaho State
Grand Forks, ND (Sports Network) - In a Big Sky Conference matchup, North Dakota took a 69-52 win over the Idaho State Bengals thanks to a 21-point, 11-rebound performance from Troy Huff at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center.
Huff was followed in double-figure scoring by Aaron Anderson, who scored 16 points, and Jamal Webb, who had 12 points, seven assists, and three steals for North Dakota (9-12, 6-6 Big Sky). It was the second win in the last three games for UND.
The Bengals (4-17, 3-9) were led by 16 points from Andre Hatchett, who went 8- of-14 from the floor and grabbed a team-high six rebounds. Chris Hansen was the only other ISU player to score in double-figures with 10 points as the squad dropped its fifth consecutive game.
The first half was all North Dakota as the team started the game on a 7-0 run and shot 48.1 percent from the floor to take a 33-22 lead into the intermission.
In the second half, UND outscored ISU, 36-30, while shooting 46.7 percent from the field.
The Bengals were guilty of 14 turnovers which led to 17 points for an opportunistic North Dakota unit.Game Notes