Friday, Dec. 7
College hockey: U-Mary at Montana State, 6 p.m.; Denver at North Dakota, 7:37 p.m.
College men’s basketball: St. Cloud State at U-Mary, 7:30 p.m., McDowell Activity Center; Stone Child College at Bismarck State, 8 p.m.; Gillette College at United Tribes, 7:30 p.m.
College women’s basketball: St. Cloud State at U-Mary, 5:30 p.m., McDowell Activity Center; Stone Child College at Bismarck State, 6 p.m.; Gillette College at United Tribes, 5:30 p.m.
High school boys basketball: Mandan at Century, 6 p.m.; Jamestown at Bismarck, 7:45 p.m.; Watford City at Legacy, 7:45 p.m.
High school boys hockey: Century at Dickinson, 8 p.m.
High school girls basketball: Jamestown at Bismarck, 6 p.m.; Watford City at Legacy, 6 p.m.; Shiloh at Four Winds, 6:30 p.m.; Mandan at Century, 7:45 p.m.
High school girls hockey: Bismarck at West Fargo, 7 p.m.; Devils Lake at Mandan, 7 p.m.
High school wrestling: Century and St. Mary’s at Grand Forks Sertoma Tournament, 3 p.m.; Bismarck, Legacy, Mandan at Rapid City (S.D.), Invite, 4 p.m.
NAHL: Minot at Bismarck, 7:15 p.m., VFW Sports Center.
Saturday, Dec. 8
College hockey: U-Mary at Montana State, 1 p.m.; Denver at North Dakota, 7:07 p.m.
College football: FCS quarterfinals: Colgate at NDSU, 11 a.m.
College men’s basketball: Minnesota-Duluth at U-Mary, 5:30 p.m., McDowell Activity Center; Gillette College at Bismarck State, 2 pm.; Stone Child College at United Tribes, 2 p.m.
College women’s basketball: Minnesota-Duluth at U-Mary, 3:30 p.m., McDowell Activity Center; Gillette College at Bismarck State, Noon; Stone Child College at United Tribes, Noon.
High school basketball: Shiloh at Dickinson Trinity, 1:30/3:30 p.m.
High school boys basketball: Williston at Legacy, 3:45 p.m.; Watford City at St. Mary’s, 4 p.m.
High school boys swimming: Bismarck, Century, Legacy, Mandan, Dickinson at Williston Invite.
High school girls basketball: Williston at Legacy, 2 p.m.; Watford City at St. Mary’s, 2:15 p.m.
High school girls hockey: Grand Forks at Mandan, 1 p.m.; Bismarck at Fargo North-South, 2 p.m.
High school gymnastics: Bismarck, Century, Legacy, Mandan, Minot at Bismarck Invite, Bismarck Gymnastics Academy, Noon.
High school wrestling: Century and St. Mary’s at Grand Forks Sertoma Tournament, 9 a.m.; Bismarck, Legacy, Mandan at Rapid City (S.D.), Invite, 10 p.m.
NAHL: Bismarck at Minot, 8:05 p.m.
KXMR (710 AM) – St. Cloud State at U-Mary
KBMR (1130 AM) – UND at Denver
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
KFYR (550 AM) – Mandan at Century
HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL
KACL (98.7 FM) – Mandan at Century
KLXX (1270 AM) – Minot at Bismarck
NBCSN — IBU World Cup: women's 15km, Slovenia
12:30 a.m. (Saturday)
NBCSN — IBSF World Cup: women's bobsled, Latvia
FS1 — UMass at Providence
FS1 — Hall of Fame Classic: TCU vs. USC
ESPN2 — Hall of Fame Classic: Nevada vs. Arizona State
ESPN2 — NCAA FCS quarterfinal: Maine at Weber State
BTN — Minnesota at Michigan
ESPNU — NCAA semifinals: Michigan state vs. Akron; Maryland vs. Indiana
BTN — Indiana at Michigan State
NBCSN — Men's Curling World Cup: mixed doubles, China vs. U.S.
NBCSN — ISU Grand Prix Final: men's free skate, Vancouver, B.C.
GOLF — PGA Tour Golf: QBE Shootout, first round, Naples, Fla.
3:30 a.m. (Saturday)
GOLF — European Tour Golf: South African Open, third round, Johannesburg
ESPN — Philadelphia at Detroit
ESPN — Golden State at Milwaukee
FSN – Minnesota at Edmonton
NBCSN — FIS Freestyle World Cup: halfpipe, Copper Mountain, Colo.
ESPN2 — Italina Serie A: Juventus vs. Inter Milan
WOMEN’S COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL
(All games on ESPNU)
11 a.m. -- NCAA Tournament: regional semifinal, Marquette vs. Illinois
1 p.m. -- NCAA Tournament: regional semifinal, Kentucky vs. Nebraska
3 p.m. -- NCAA Tournament: regional semifinal, Michigan vs. Texas
5 p.m. -- NCAA Tournament: regional semifinal, Washington vs. Penn State
10 YEARS AGO (2008): The University of Mary opened the Northern Sun Conference schedule with a landmark women's basketball victory over No. 25-ranked Augustana at the Activity Center, 62-58. U-Mary had never before beaten a ranked team in NCAA Division II. U-Mary 6-foot-2 post Anna Skala tallied 15 points and snagged 17 rebounds. The Marauders led 37-15 at halftime.
20 YEARS AGO (1998): Bismarck scored pins in four of the final six matches to defeat Minot 43-18 in a West Region wrestling dual at BHS. Kadon Hintz, Ryan Harding, Dave Markle and Seth Helgeson all pinned their opponents, leading the winning Demons to victories in 10 bouts.
50 YEARS AGO (1968): Ashley used four pins and four forfeit victories to pin a 46-5 wrestling setback on Litchville. Registering pins for the host Aces were Ronnie Hoffman (95 pounds), Keith Obenauer (120), Gary Hoffman (127) and Percy Scherbenske (165).
UND holds a 145-124-14 edge on Denver.
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