Stewart’s 35 lifts North Dakota past North Dakota St. 71-68
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Marlon Stewart had a career-high 35 points as North Dakota narrowly beat North Dakota State 71-68 on Saturday night.
Filip Rebraca had 20 points and nine rebounds for North Dakota (13-15, 7-7 Summit League). De’Sean Allen-Eikens added six rebounds.
The Fighting Hawks evened the season series against the Bison with the win. North Dakota State defeated North Dakota 83-74 on Jan. 19. North Dakota plays Nebraska Omaha on the road on Wednesday. North Dakota State takes on South Dakota State at home on Thursday.