Northland brought for the majority of the first half before Stewart scored nine points throughout an 11- run that gave the Fighting Hawks a 30-20 lead with three minutes left within the half. Brandon Galland’s 3-pointer pulled the LumberJacks within five points, but North Dakota scored the ultimate six first-half points to really make it 36-25 in the break.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Cortez Seales had 20 points, on 9-of-12 shooting, and three blocks to assist North Dakota beat Division III Northland College 79-48 on Tuesday night.
Updated 11:49 pm, Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Galland, the only real Northland player to attain in double figures, carried out with 11 points. The LumberJacks made just 16 of 55 (29.1 %) in the field.
Seales and Johnson had back-to-back putbacks to spread out the 2nd half and North Dakota cruised after that.
Marlon Stewart and Conner Avants scored 11 points each and Dale Johnson added eight having a career-high 15 rebounds for North Dakota (3-2).