Bison men's basketball rolls to big lead early, soundly defeats Denver

NDSU's Rockey Kreuser has a big night in the Bison's road win.

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DENVER, Colo. — North Dakota State built a 21-point lead by halftime and cruised to an 87-69 Summit League win over Denver on Monday night.
NDSU's Rocky Kreuser had a big night, finishing with 24 points and nine rebounds.
The Bison's Maleeck Harden-Hayes scored 15 points and Sam Griesel scored 14 points and grabbed seven rebounds.
The Bison improved to 3-1 in the Summit League and 11-5 overall. They play host to St. Thomas at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 13, then get Western Illinois at home at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 15.

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