Buzzing on Yahoo Sports:
52 -
Team 1 2
SUU 25 27
N DAK 28 41

North Dakota advances with 69-52 rout of S. Utah

AP - Sports

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) -- Troy Huff scored 15 points, Mitch Wilmer tallied a double-double and third-seeded North Dakota used a big second half to advance in the Big Sky Conference tournament with a 69-52 win over Southern Utah on Thursday night.

Wilmer had 11 points, grabbed 14 rebounds and Aaron Anderson scored 14 for North Dakota (16-15), which shot 65.2 percent from the floor in the second half including a 7 for 11 mark from beyond the arc to put the Thunderbirds away for good.

Lenny Antwi and Josh Schuler added 10 points apiece for North Dakota.

Sixth-seeded Southern Utah (11-20) shot a dismal 28.8 percent from the field and was 5 of 19 from 3-point range. Jackson Stevenett scored 15 points to lead the Thunderbirds.

North Dakota advances to the second round of the Big Sky tournament Friday and will play No. 2 Weber State. The Wildcats beat seventh-seeded Northern Arizona 84-58.

Win cash prizes, pick a fantasy roster for just one day, join in minutes!

Learn how to play

Contest Entries Entry Fee Prizes Starts (EDT)
NFL $100K Tournament [$10K to 1st] (Thu Only) 3770/11364 $10 $100000 Tomorrow 12:30 PM Enter
NBA $20K Tournament [$2K to 1st] 559/4545 $5 $20000 Today 7:00 PM Enter
NBA $10K Tournament [$1K to 1st] 49/454 $25 $10000 Today 7:00 PM Enter
View Comments (0)