Shahid, Ward help North Dakota St. beat South Dakota 72-70
Ward finished with 14 points – 11 in the second half – and five assists. Tyree Eady had a career-high 18 points for North Dakota State (12-6, 3-1 Summit League), which earned its fifth consecutive home victory.
North Dakota State plays North Dakota at home on Saturday. South Dakota takes on South Dakota State at home on Sunday.