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NDSU men roll past Eastern Michigan

North Dakota State recorded its first men's basketball victory over an established Division I opponent Saturday, knocking off Eastern Michigan 87-65.

North Dakota State recorded its first men's basketball victory over an established Division I opponent Saturday, knocking off Eastern Michigan 87-65.

Guard Ben Woodside sparked a highlight-packed second half to lead the Bison, in their second year of a Division I schedule.

What started as a quiet Saturday matinee in front of 2,255 fans at the Bison Sports Arena turned into a head-turning performance.

Jeff would like to dispel the notion he was around when Johannes Gutenberg invented the printing press, but he is on his third decade of reporting with Forum Communications. The son of a reporter and an English teacher, and the brother of a reporter, Jeff has worked at the Jamestown Sun, Bismarck Tribune and since 1990 The Forum, where he's covered North Dakota State athletics since 1995.
Jeff has covered all nine of NDSU's Division I FCS national football titles and has written three books: "Horns Up," "North Dakota Tough" and "Covid Kids." He is the radio host of "The Golf Show with Jeff Kolpack" April through August.
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