KBMW Friday Sports Roundup: NDSU, UND hoop teams pick up wins

High school football playoffs begin tonight around North Dakota.

In North Dakota, the Class 3A semifinals tonight have Mandan at Bismarck Century and West Fargo at West Fargo Sheyenne.

Saturday, in Class 2A, Valley City plays at Beulah and Bismarck St. Mary’s at Hillsboro-Central Valley, in 1A Bishop Ryan is at Velva and Lisbon at Langdon-Edmore-Munich and in 9-man, Linton-HMB plays at Cavalier and Kidder County is at Finley-Sharon-Hope-Page.

In Minnesota, the Class A quarterfinals have Underwood vs. Ada-Borup, BOLD vs. Deer River, Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop vs. Browerville-Eagle Valley and Blooming Prairie vs. Springfield.

Other area Minnesota teams in the playoffs Saturday include Hancock vs. Renville County West in the 9-man playoffs, Barnesville vs. Osakis in the Class 2A quarterfinals and Moorhead vs. Elk River in the 5A quarterfinals.

 

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL

The N.D. Class A East Region volleyball tournament begins today with three play-in matches.

No. 11 seed Wahpeton plays at No. 6 West Fargo at 5 p.m., No. 7 Fargo North hosts No. 10 Grand Forks Central and No. 8 Fargo South hosts No. 9 Devils Lake.

Those three winners advance to the quarterfinals on Tuesday at home sites. Fargo Davies is the overall No. 1 seed with West Fargo Sheyenne second and Fargo Shanley third.

Semifinals and elimination matches will be Nov. 15 at Fargo South with state play-in matches and the championship match set for Nov. 16.

The N.D. Class B Region 1 volleyball tournament gets underway today at home sites across the region.

Fargo Oak Grove is the overall No. 1 seed with Richland second and Northern Cass third and receive byes into the quarterfinal round.

First-round matches Friday have No. 13 seed Sargent Central at No. 4 Hankinson, No. 12 Tri-State at No. 5 Kindred, No. 10 Wyndmere-Lidgerwood at No. 7 Milnor-North Sargent, No. 11 Maple Valley at No. 6 Central Cass and No. 9 Enderlin at No. 8 Lisbon.

All matches start at 7 p.m. The winners advance to Monday’s quarterfinals at the Fargo Civic Center, with the semifinals Tuesday and the championship match on Thursday.

Minnesota began its state tournaments Thursday at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. In results of area teams, Section 6A champion Henning lost 25-11, 25-21, 25-18 to Waterville-Elysian-Morristown and in Class3A, Moorhead dropped a 21-25, 26-24, 28-26, 25-23 loss to Minnetonka. Both teams will play consolation matches today. Complete tournament results can be found on kbmwam.com.

The tournament runs through Saturday with the Class A title match at 1 p.m., the 2A championship at 3 p.m. and the 3A championship at 5 p.m.

 

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

NDSU will try to improve to 10-0 on the season by hosting Western Illinois at 2:30 p.m. at the Fargodome on Saturday. Western Illinois comes into the game at 1-8. Also in college football Saturday, North Dakota plays at No. 3 ranked Weber State at 3 p.m. in Ogden, Utah, Bemidji State is at Minnesota State Moorhead at 1 p.m., St. Olaf plays at Concordia at 1 p.m. and the No. 13-ranked Minnesota Gophers host No. 5 Penn State at 11 a.m. at TCF Bank Stadium in a matchup of two 8-0 football teams.

 

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

NDSU outscored Mayville State 49-21 in the second half Thursday for a 93-53 win over the Comets at Scheel’s Arena. The Bison, who lost at Kansas State on Monday, evened its early season record at 1-1. Tyson Ward led the Bison with 21 points while Tyree Eady added 13 points and Sam Griesel 12 points and 10 rebounds. NDSU shot 52.2 percent as a team and outrebounded the Comets 45-25.

De’Sean Allen-Eikens scored 22 points and Filip Rebraca added 20 to lead the North Dakota Fighting Hawks to an 86-61 win over Crown College Thursday in the season opener for UND. The Fighting Hawks were 10 of 22 on 3-pointers with Allen-Eikens leading the way by going 3-for-4.

 

MINNESOTA VIKINGS

The Vikings will be on the road for a second straight week when they travel to Dallas to take on the Cowboys Sunday night at 7:20 p.m. The Vikings come into the game 6-3 while the Cowboys are 5-3. Minnesota will host Denver next Sunday at U.S. Bank Stadium before having its bye week the following week.

 

MINNESOTA WILD

The Wild trailed 6-2 after two periods Thursday against San Jose before scoring three times in the third period before ending with a 6-5 loss. The Wild fell to 5-10-1 on the season.

 

LOCAL SCHEDULE

FRIDAY

VOLLEYBALL: Wahpeton at West Fargo, East Region play-in game, 5 p.m.

SATURDAY

GIRLS SWIMMING: Wahpeton at N.D. Class A East Region Championships at West Fargo, 8:30 p.m.

 

LOCAL BROADCAST SCHEDULE

SATURDAY: Western Illinois at NDSU football, 2 p.m. pregame (KBMW)

 

FOOTBALL

MINNESOTA

QUARTERFINALS

CLASS 1A

Saturday, Nov. 9

BOLD vs. Deer River at Brainerd, noon

Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop vs. Browerville-Eagle Valley at St. Cloud, 7 p.m.

Underwood vs. Ada-Borup at Moorhead, 3 p.m.

Blooming Prairie vs. Springfield at Janesville, noon

 

CLASS 2A

QUARTERFINALS

Friday, Nov. 8

Paynesville vs. Moose Lake-Willow River at North Branch, 7 p.m.

Caladonia vs. Pipestone Area at Rochester, 7 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 9

Osakis vs. Barnesville at Moorhead, noon

Blue Earth Area vs. Minneapolis North at Kasson-Mantorville, 5 p.m.

 

CLASS 3A

QUARTERFINALS

Saturday, Nov. 9

Annandale vs. Esko at Brainerd, 3 p.m.

Dassel-Cokato vs. Cannon Falls at Burnesville, noon

Pierz vs. Perham at Alexandria, noon

Waseca vs. Jackson County Central at Lakeville, noon

 

CLASS 4A

QUARTERFINALS

Friday, Nov. 8

Hutchison vs. Fridley at Hopkins, 6 p.m.

Delano vs. Rocori at St. Cloud State, 7 p.m.

Winona vs. Simley at Hastings, 7 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 9

SMB vs. Chisago Lakes at Centennial, 1 p.m.

 

CLASS 5A

QUARTERFINALS

Saturday, Nov. 9

Spring Lake Park vs. Coon Rapids at Osseo, noon

Chaska vs. Mahtomedi at Shakopee, noon

Elk River vs. Moorhead at Monticello, noon

Owatonna vs. St. Thomas Academy at Woodbury, noon

 

CLASS 6A

QUARTERFINALS

Thursday, Nov. 7

Shakopee vs. Lakeville North at Stillwater, 7 p.m.

Champlin Park vs. Rosemount at Park Center, 7 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 8

Wayzata vs. Centennial at Chanhassen, 7 p.m.

Lakeville South vs. Mounds View at Eden Prairie, 7 p.m.

 

NORTH DAKOTA

Seeds in parentheses

9-MAN

Semifinals

Saturday, Nov. 9

Linton-HMB at Cavalier, 2 p.m.

Kidder County at Finley-Sharon-Hope-Page at Hope, 2 p.m.

 

CLASS 1A

Semifinals

Saturday, Nov. 9

Bishop Ryan at Velva, 1 p.m.

Lisbon at Langdon-Edmore-Munich, 2 p.m.

 

CLASS 2A

Quarterfinals

Saturday, Nov. 2

Beulah 29, Devils Lake 20

Valley City 22, Hazen 14

Hillsboro-Central Valley 40, Turtle Mountain 12

Bismarck St. Mary’s 42, Kindred 0

Semifinals

Saturday, Nov. 9

Valley City at Beulah, 2 p.m.

Bismarck St. Mary’s at Hillsboro-Central Valley, 2 p.m.

 

CLASS 3A

Semifinals

Friday, Nov. 8

Mandan at Bismarck Century, 7 p.m.

West Fargo at West Fargo Sheyenne, 7 p.m.

 

VOLLEYBALL

MINNESOTA

CLASS A QUARTERFINALS

At Xcel Energy Center

Thursday, Nov. 7

Minneota def. Greenway, 25-22, 25-15, 25-19

Fosston def. Mounds Park Academy, 22-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-17, 15-9

Waterville-Elysian-Morristown def. Henning, 25-11, 25-21, 25-18

Medford def. Belgrade-Brooton-Elrosa, 25-22, 25-18, 25-10

Friday, Nov. 8

Consolation

Greenway vs. Mounds Park Academy, 1 p.m.

Henning vs. Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa, 3 p.m.

Semifinals

Minneota vs. Fosston, 1 p.m.

Waterville-Elysian Morristown vs. Medford, 3 p.m.

 

CLASS AA QUARTERFINALS

At Xcel Energy Center

Thursday, Nov. 7

Stewartville def. Annandale, 25-17, 25-12, 25-21

Watertown-Mayer Lutheran def. Concordia Academy-Roseville, 25-19, 25-18, 25-12

Belle Plaine def. Marshall, 25-15, 25-20, 21-25, 25-22

North Branch def. Pequot Lakes, 25-20, 25-11, 25-18

Friday, Nov. 8

Consolation

Annandale vs. Concordia Academy-Roseville, 5 p.m.

Pequot Lakes vs. Marshall, 7 p.m.

Semifinals

Stewartville vs. Watertown-Mayer Lutheran, 5 p.m.

North Branch vs. Belle Plaine, 7 p.m.

 

CLASS AAA

At Xcel Energy Center

Thursday, Nov. 7

Quarterfinals

Eagan def. St. Louis Park, 25-16. 25-12. 25-16

Minnetonka def. Moorhead, 21-25, 26-24, 28-26, 25-23

Wayzata def. Elk River, 25-14, 25-23, 25-16

North def. Lakeville North, 21-25, 25-21, 25-22, 25-19

Friday, Nov. 8

Consolation

St. Louis Park vs. Moorhead, 9 a.m.

Elk River vs. Lakeville North, 11 a.m.

Semifinals

Eagan vs. Minnetonka, 9 a.m.

Wayzata vs. North, 11 a.m.

 

NORTH DAKOTA

CLASS A

East Region

Play-in Games

Thursday, Nov. 7

G2–(10) Grand Forks Central def. (7) Fargo North, 21-25, 25-21, 25-21, 25-22

G3–(9) Devils Lake def. (8) Fargo South, 25-15, 19-25, 25-19, 22-25, 15-10

Friday, Nov. 8

G1–(11) Wahpeton at (6) West Fargo, 5 p.m.

Tuesday, Nov. 12

Quarterfinals

G4–Devils Lake at (1) Fargo Davies, 6 p.m.

G5– (5) Grand Forks Red River at (4) Valley City, 7 p.m.

G6–Grand Forks Central at (2) West Fargo Sheyenne, 6 p.m.

G7–Game 1 winner at (3) Fargo Shanley, 6 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 15

At Fargo South

Elimination Games

G8–Game 4 loser vs. Game 5 loser, 2 p.m.

G9–Game 6 loser vs. Game 7 loser, 4 p.m.

Semifinals

G10–Game 4 winner vs. Game 5 winner, 6 p.m.

G11–Game 6 winner vs. Game 7 winner, 8 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 16

State Play-in Games

G12–Game 9 winner vs. Game G10 loser, 11 a.m.

G13–Game 8 winner vs. Game 11 loser, 1 p.m.

Championship

G14–Game 10 winner vs. Game 11 winner, 3 p.m.

 

CLASS B

Region 1

First Round

Friday, Nov. 8

G1–(9) Enderlin at (8) Lisbon, 7 p.m.

G2–(13) Sargent Central at (4) Hankinson, 7 p.m.

G3– (12) Tri-State at (5) Kindred, 7 p.m.

G4– (10) Wyndmere-Lidgerwood at (7) Milnor-North Sargent, 7 p.m.

G5– (11) Maple Valley at (6) Central Cass, 7 p.m.

Quarterfinals

Fargo Civic Center

Monday, Nov. 11

G6–(1) Fargo Oak Grove vs. Game 1 winner, 3 p.m.

G7–Game 2 winner vs. Game 3 winner, 4:30 p.m.

G8–(2) Richland vs. Game 4 winner, 6 p.m.

G9–(3) Northern Cass vs. Game 5 winner, 7:30 p.m.

Semifinals

Fargo Civic Center

Tuesday, Nov. 12

G10–Game 6 winner vs. Game 7 winner, 6 p.m.

G11–Game 8 winner vs. Game 9 winner, 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 14

Fargo Civic Center

Third-Place

Semifinal losers, 6 p.m.

Championship

Semifinal winners, 7:30 p.m.