March 10, 2009

COL BKB: N. Dakota St. 66, Oakland 64

Ben Woodside scored with 3.3 seconds remaining Tuesday, handing North Dakota State a 66-64 win over Oakland, the Summit League title and an NCAA berth.

The Bison (26-6) earned their first bid to the NCAA Tournament. North Dakota State closed the game on an 18-4 run.

Will Hudson and Erik Kangas each scored 16 points for Oakland (22-12), which went into the game on a school-record nine-game win streak.