North Dakota State vs. IPFW: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse more stories
North Dakota State vs. IPFW: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
North Dakota State 58
(19-6, 8-6 away)
IPFW 54
(10-16, 9-4 home)
Venue: Hilliard Gates Center
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, February 09, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
North Dakota State 26 32 58
IPFW 25 29 54
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
North Dakota State L Alexander 20 M Bjorklund 10 K Brown 2
IPFW F Gaines 16 L Jacobo 5 M Kibiloski 3

On Saturday, February 9th, IPFW took on North Dakota State and took a home loss to the Bison 58-54 in conference play. The Mastodons remain winless against North Dakota State this season at 0-2. Frank Gaines got a team-high 16 points plus three rebounds in the loss. Michael Kibiloski had six points and added four rebounds. Marshall Bjorklund registered a double-double for the Bison on 14 points and 10 rebounds. This makes three losses in a row for the Mastodons. Next up for IPFW (10-16, 3-9 Summit League) is Missouri-Kansas City (7-19, 4-8 Summit League) on Thursday, February 14th on the road.

IPFW Game Notes

  • IPFW started 10-16 during the 2011, 2008, and 2006 seasons (since 1996).
  • IPFW beat the spread by five points. That makes the 9th time this season the Mastodons have beaten the spread.
  • The Mastodons have been unlucky five times this season in games decided by five or fewer points. Since 2007, IPFW is 32-20 in close games.
  • IPFW has lost 100 percent of the time this season (0-7) after recording 54 or fewer total points.
  • When the opposition records six or more three-pointers this season, IPFW has lost 83 percent of the time (2-10).
  • When the opposition shoots a three-point percentage of 33.3 percent or better this season, IPFW has lost 83 percent of the time (2-10).
  • When the opposition records 14 or more free throws made this season, IPFW has lost 77 percent of the time (3-10).
  • The top two scorers (Frank Gaines and Luis Jacobo) accounted for 55.5 percent of the points.
  • Frank Gaines has led the team in scoring in 16 out of 26 games this season.
  • Luis Jacobo has led the team in rebounding in four out of 26 games this season.
  • Frank Gaines has four straight double-digit point games.
  • Luis Jacobo has four straight double-digit point games.
  • Isaiah McCray had a career high with three three-pointers.

North Dakota State Game Notes

  • Lawrence Alexander accounted for 34.4 percent of the team's points.
  • Marshall Bjorklund accounted for 33.3 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Lawrence Alexander has led the team in scoring four times in 25 games this season.
  • Marshall Bjorklund has led the team in rebounding nine times in 25 games this season.
  • This marks the fourth 20-point game of Lawrence Alexander's career.
  • Lawrence Alexander set a career high with eight field goals made.
  • Marshall Bjorklund recorded the ninth double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Marshall Bjorklund recorded a double-double. It was his first this season and fifth of his career.
NDSU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AM. Bjorklund3614101100
AL. Alexander402042001
BMike Felt20920100
B-Kory Brown31832001
C+TrayVonn Wright35441321
C-B. VandenBergh30320000
-Chris Kading8020001
IPFW PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
B+Frank Gaines371633014
B+M. Kibiloski28643010
BIsaiah McCray21940000
BLuis Jacobo321451002
CMario Hines20510100
C-Joe Reed20220000
C-Pierre Bland21022101
D+Joseph Edwards21222003

Load More Stories

Follow B/R on Facebook

Out of Bounds