North Dakota smothers Presentation College 78-32
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP)
Troy Huff scored 19 points on 7-of-10 shooting and Chad Calcaterra added 11 with 12 rebounds as North Dakota romped Presentation College of the NAIA 78-32 Sunday.
North Dakota (3-6) jumped out to an 18-0 lead capped by a Quinton Hooker 3-pointer and two Jaron Nash free throws. They closed the half on a 26-7 run as Aaron Anderson, Cole Stefan and Josh Schuler each sank 3-pointers.
North Dakota led by as much as 47 in the second half, coasting to a 50.8 shooting percentage. Anderson finished with 10 points. Jamal Webb contributed five assists and Huff had five of North Dakota's 14 steals.
The game was an exhibition for Presentation, which shot just 9 of 62 from the field (14.5 percent) and didn't score until the 12:12 mark in the first half on a Terry Strong 3-pointer. Strong led the Saints with eight points and nine boards.