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College basketball: UMD men overcome Moorhead

Brandon Myer scored 14 points in each half to finish with 28, leading Minnesota Duluth to an 83-74 NSIC victory over Minnesota State-Moorhead at Romano Gym.

Brandon Myer scored 14 points in each half to finish with 28, leading Minnesota Duluth to an 83-74 NSIC victory over Minnesota State-Moorhead at Romano Gym.

Myer of Superior hit 11 of 12 free throws to boost his total. Sean Burns added 20 points on 8-for-12 shooting for the Bulldogs (8-9 overall, 4-7 NSIC).

Trevor Entwisle registered 10 assists for UMD, which overcame a 40-38 halftime deficit by shooting 51 percent from the floor and 6-for-13 from 3-point range.

Travaun Coad led the Dragons (5-13, 3-9) with 26 points.

• Moorhead crushed UMD 81-45 in the women's game before 591 at Romano. Five Dragons scored in double figures, led by Jacky Volkert with 15 points.

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The North Division-leading Dragons (14-3, 11-2) owned a 50-31 advantage in rebounding and held the Bulldogs (11-5, 8-4) to 28.1 percent shooting (16-for-57) from the field, including a 3-for-15 performance from 3-point range.

Katie Stark scored a game-high 16 points for UMD, which trailed 41-22 at halftime and saw it get worse from there to fall three games behind the Dragons in the North.

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