N. Dakota St. 92, Mayville State 50

Marshall Bjorklund scored 15 points to lead hot-shooting North

Dakota State to a 92-50 pounding of Mayville State on Saturday

night.

Bjorklund added seven rebounds for the Bison (8-2), who were

coming off a 60-57 loss at the buzzer to Arizona State on Dec. 10.

They made sure to avoid that fate against Mayville State, jumping

out to an 18-3 lead – and then really getting going.

Dylan Hale and Drew Lundberg added 11 points apiece for the

Bison, who shot a blistering 62 percent (37 of 60) from the field

for the game. They led by as many as 39 in the first half and 57-20

at halftime.

Eric Shulstad led the Comets with 16 points, including four

3-pointers. Gus Kueber, Mayville State’s leading scorer coming in,

was held to eight points on 3-of-10 shooting.

North Dakota State improved its all-time record against Mayville

State to 31-2.