Recap: Nebraska Omaha vs. North Dakota St
Omaha, NE (SportsNetwork.com) - Taylor Braun registered a double-double with 31 points on 12-of-16 shooting and a career-high 15 rebounds as the North Dakota State Bison routed the Nebraska Omaha Mavericks, 75-59, in a Summit League matchup at Ralston Arena.
Lawrence Alexander and TrayVonn Wright each scored in double figures with 11 and 10 points, respectively, for the Bison (20-6, 9-2 Summit), who have extended their winning streak to four games.
John Karhoff had 16 points for the Mavericks (15-11, 4-6), who have lost two straight. C.J. Carter added 12 points and Matt Hagerbaumer cleared six rebounds.
NDSU shot 50 percent from the floor in the first period and led 36-31 at the half. Omaha made just 29 percent of its field goal attempts, but went 11-of-12 from the free-throw line.
The Bison connected on 48.3 percent of their shots from the field in the second half. With 13:07 left, NDSU went on a 24-8 run to pull away and seal the win.
NDSU dominated the glass by holding a 44-29 rebounding edge over the Mavericks. The Bison also had the advantage in points in the paint, 36-26.Game Notes