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Published January 17, 2012, 09:44 PM

UND Knocks Off Bison in Men's Basketball

GRAND FORKS - North Dakota rallied to defeat North Dakota State 59-54 in nonconference men's basketball at Ralph Engelstad Arena.

By: Forum Communications,

GRAND FORKS - North Dakota rallied to defeat North Dakota State 59-54 in nonconference men's basketball at Ralph Engelstad Arena.

It was the first time UND and NDSU had played men's basketball in Grand Forks since 2004. Brandon Brekke led UND with 17 points. Marshall Bjorklund paced the Bison with 13 points.

Mitch Wilmer sank two free throws with 3:06 to play, breaking a 50-50 tie. NDSU held a 50-45 advantage with 6 minutes remaining.

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