North Dakota State vs IPFW Final: 69-66 - Recap

North Dakota State grabbed a 69-66 win over IPFW on Saturday, behind a 11-point effort from Tyson Ward at Gates Sports Center.

North Dakota State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the +4.5-point spread as underdogs.

North Dakota State got 10 points from Cameron Hunter and another 10 points from Sam Griesel. Tyson Ward contributed 4 assists, while Tyson Ward cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

IPFW got 17 points from John Konchar in a losing cause and another 13 points from Matt Holba. John Konchar contributed 2 assists for them, while John Konchar had 15 rebounds.

North Dakota State was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

North Dakota State had a 37-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.