Iupui 19 20 39
North Dakota St 41 34 75
Date of game: 2/16/2013

Recap: North Dakota St vs. IUPUI

Fargo, ND (Sports Network) - Marshall Bjorklund recorded 12 points and six rebounds as the North Dakota State Bison cruised by the IUPUI Jaguars, 75-39, in Summit League action at Bison Sports Arena.

Kory Brown also contributed 12 points, along with four rebounds and three assists for the Bison (20-7, 11-4 Summit). Lawrence Alexander added 10 points, four rebounds, and four assists as NDSU won for the second time in three games.

For the Jaguars (6-22, 1-13), Lyonell Gaines recorded a game-high 14 points, but was the only player in double figures as IUPUI's losing streak was pushed to 12 games.

In the first half the Bison made 19-of-32 from the floor, while holding IUPUI to a mere 8-of-25 shooting. Consequently, NDSU took a 41-19 advantage at the break.

IUPUI made a total of just eight field goals in the second half as well, allowing the hosts to cruise to the comfortable victory.

NDSU suffered only four turnovers, but at the same time forced 15 and turned those miscues into 17 points.

Game Notes

Youngstown State's Ruiz in midseason form

Youngstown State wrapped up spring practices under first-year coach Bo Pelini Friday night, and he and his staff surely enjoyed what they saw in running back Martin Ruiz.

Manziel apologizes following rehab stint

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel issued a statement Friday, offering an apology and thanks to fans, teammates and the organization for support during his recent stay at a treatment facility.

Rays send reliever Beliveau to DL

The Tampa Bay Rays placed reliever Jeff Beliveau on the 15-day disabled list Friday due to soreness in his left shoulder.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.