NCAAB Game Recap - North Dakota State at Denver
Sun Dec 29, 2019 5:30 PM EST

WVU
67
OhSt
59
F
Kansas
72
Stan
56
F
AlSt
59
Oreg
98
F
Lipsco
59
Aub
86
F
UMassL
60
Mich
86
F
Bry
70
MD
84
F
W MI
62
MSU
95
F
Navy
56
UVA
65
F
Corn
59
PSU
90
F
CSBak
58
TxTch
73
F
KennSt
51
Iowa
93
F
Norf
65
Stony
81
F
AlaAM
56
ND
82
F
NJIT
47
UConn
69
F
(N/A)
55
CenCT
89
F
Lib
57
LSU
74
F
CmbTN
42
Chat
72
F
Iona
54
Colora
99
F
(N/A)
48
ETSU
117
F
KTChr
56
Presb
81
F
TXAMC
52
Nebras
73
F
NCAT
64
Ill
95
F
(N/A)
45
Bingha
98
F
VMI
82
USC-Up
91
F
Lafy
67
SacHr
66
F
HolyC
62
Sien
74
F
Campbl
63
Ohio
55
F
SeLA
31
OkSt
82
F
(N/A)
72
TN-M
92
F
(N/A)
48
SIU-E
96
F
AbCh
66
WichSt
84
F
SamH
75
Rice
61
F
Duques
61
Marsh
83
F
(N/A)
45
Radf
90
F
UCDav
69
NM
74
F
Hartfo
67
NW
66
F
TNTec
63
Miss
80
F
Leh
62
Princ
71
F
App
60
NCSU
72
F
URI
89
MidTN
62
F
Alc
57
SCla
92
F
(N/A)
67
USD
93
F
ChBap
61
NWSt
101
F
LoyMD
51
VACom
85
F
FlAtl
58
SoFL
60
F
(N/A)
59
SEMO
74
F
NDSt
66
Denv
55
F
SDSt
78
NebOm
81
F
SDak
75
W IL
82
F
N DA
66
OrSt
83
F
Harv
71
Cal
63
F
NNMU
30
NMSt
104
F
UCSB
85
ULLa
77
F
Tuls
67
KansSt
69
F
Boston
69
(N/A)
67
F
MD-ES
37
VaTec
92
F
Ark
71
Ind
64
F
Rich
78
Alab
90
F
BethC
67
StLou
77
F
ArkPB
50
WaSt
65
F
Maine
51
HI
91
F
FlGlf
58
USC
71
F

Dec 29, 2019, 5:30 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

North Dakota State (9-5)

33

33

66

Denver (4-11)

33

22

55

Shahid scores 19, N. Dakota St. pulls away from Denver 66-55
Sun Dec 29, 2019 8:47 PM

DENVER (AP) Vinnie Shahid scored 19 points, draining five 3-pointers, as North Dakota State beat Denver 66-55 in a Summit League opener on Sunday.

Tyson Ward added 18 points for North Dakota State (9-5, 1-0), Rocky Kreuser added seven points with 11 rebounds.

The teams battled through a tense first half with five lead changes and six ties, the score knotted at 33 at halftime. Ward scored two early buckets and Shahid buried a 3 as North Dakota State pulled away in the second half, outscoring Denver 33 to a season-low 22.

The Pioneers fell to 20% shooting (6-for-30) and were outscored 12-6 in the paint.

Jase Townsend had 17 points and seven rebounds for the Pioneers (4-11, 0-1), whose losing streak reached six games. Ade Murkey added 15 points and 11 rebounds for his second double-double of the season.

North Dakota State plays Western Illinois at home on Thursday. Denver faces North Dakota at home on Thursday.

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Leaders

North Dakota State PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
J. Knotek 0 0 1 2 0 0
V. Shahid 19 0 5 4 1 0
Denver PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
J. Lanzi 0 0 0 3 1 0
R. Kowalski 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team Comparison

NDSt Denv
Points For 66 55
Field Goals 24/51-47% 19/59-32%
Three Pointers 8/23-35% 5/14-36%
Free Throws 10/13-77% 12/15-80%
Offensive Rebounds 3 6
Defensive Rebounds 35 27
Rebounds 39 35
Blocks 1 2
Steals 4 7
Turnovers 15 10
Personal Fouls 14 12
Technical Fouls 0 0
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - NDSt Leads Series 1-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Sun Dec 29 NDSt 66 @ Denv 55 C. Hunter 2 R. Jones 3

Game Information

Stadium: Magness Arena, Denver, Colorado
Attendance: 1,059
Game Time: