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2019 Schedule
10-16, 7th in Summit

S. Dakota St. 78, North Dakota 74

— Mike Daum scored 34 points and grabbed a career-high 21 rebounds and South Dakota State beat North Dakota 78-74 on Wednesday night to win its fourth straight.

Sam Hauser hits the 3 off the pass from his brother (0:23)
Marquette's Howard knocks down the 3 and is fouled (0:22)
Kentucky's Johnson gets transition dunk (0:27)
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North Dakota's Crandall transferring to Gonzaga

Guard Geno Crandall, who averaged 14.3 points during his career at North Dakota, is moving to Gonzaga as a graduate transfer and will be eligible to play this season.

Chantel Jennings ESPN Staff Writer 

North Dakota forward Drick Bernstine has been an impact player for a team that's refusing to quit. He has 18 points (season average is eight), 13 boards (season average is seven).

ESPN Stats and Information  

Fresh off winning the Pac-12 tournament, No. 2 seed Arizona should have little trouble getting past No. 15 seed North Dakota in the first round of the Big Dance on Thursday. ESPN's BPI gives the Wildcats better than a 90 percent chance to advance in Salt Lake City.

ESPN Stats and Information  

According to ESPN's BPI, 13th-seeded Vermont is the most likely team seeded 13th or worse to advance to the Round of 32. The NC Central-UC Davis winner in Dayton has a 2 percent chance of becoming the first No. 16 seed to defeat a No. 1 seed in NCAA tournament history.

ESPN Stats and Information  

North Dakota will be making its first-ever appearance in the NCAA tournament after joining Division I in 2009. The Fighting Hawks slot in as a No. 15 seed in the West region and will face Arizona on Thursday.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Arizona earns a No. 2 seed in the West region after winning the Pac-12 tournament, while an intrastate battle between Florida State and Florida Gulf Coast makes up the 3-14 matchup. Maryland slots in as a No. 6 seed.

North Dakota wins OT thriller over Weber State (0:56)
Iowa coach won't let team shake hands after win (1:10)
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Iowa's McCaffery refuses handshakes with UND

Iowa coach Fran McCaffery refused to shake hands with North Dakota's staff and players after he "wasn't pleased with how the game ended" as UND tried to beat the buzzer down 11.

2H UND J. Coleman Offensive Rebound. (0:08)

Team Stats

Points Per Game73.5
Rebounds Per Game33.7
Assists Per Game13.6
Points Allowed72.8214th

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record0-1
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances1