NJIT 72, North Dakota 57
Ryan Woods scored 19 points as New Jersey Institute of
Technology defeated North Dakota 72-57 Saturday to split the season
The Highlanders (11-13, 4-3 Great West Conference) led by 12 en
route to a 33-24 halftime lead.
The Fighting Sioux, who defeated NJIT 80-63 on Jan. 26, closed
the gap to six points on three occasions, the last at 39-33 with
14:37 left, but could get no closer.
The Highlanders made 18 of 22 free throws compared to only 8 of
15 for North Dakota (11-13, 3-4).
Isaiah Wilkerson added 13 points and Lamar Kearse 12 for
The Fighting Sioux, coming off their first road win of the
season at Chicago State, are now 1-12 on the road and 10-1 at
Aaron Anderson had 14 points and Troy Huff 12 for North Dakota
while Brandon Brekke had his fourth double-double with 11 points
and 11 rebounds.