Nebraska Omaha (16-14, 9-6) vs. North Dakota State (20-8, 11-3)
Scheels Center, Fargo, North Dakota; Saturday, 5 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Nebraska Omaha looks for its fifth straight conference win against North Dakota State. Nebraska Omaha’s last Summit League loss came against the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles 81-78 on Feb. 12. North Dakota State lost 71-68 at North Dakota on Saturday.
SAVVY SENIORS: North Dakota State has relied heavily on its seniors this year. Tyson Ward, Vinnie Shahid, Rocky Kreuser and Tyree Eady have collectively accounted for 68 percent of the team’s scoring this year and 75 percent of all Bison points over the last five games.
FUELING THE OFFENSE: Shahid has either made or assisted on 47 percent of all North Dakota State field goals over the last three games. Shahid has accounted for 20 field goals and 14 assists in those games.