FARGO, N.D. (GoBison.com) – The 2021-22 North Dakota State women’s basketball schedule was announced on Wednesday by head coach Jory Collins.
The schedule is highlighted by 14 home games and nine non-conference contests. The Bison will begin the season with a two-game road swing at Milwaukee on Nov. 11 and Green Bay on Nov. 13. NDSU will then open its home schedule with a three-game homestand featuring contests against Northern Iowa on Nov. 17, Montana on Nov. 20 and Dickinson State on Nov. 22.
Following the Thanksgiving holiday, the Bison will travel to Kansas State on Nov. 29 before returning home to face Bradley on Dec. 4 and Jamestown on Dec. 8. North Dakota State will wrap up non-conference play at Wyoming on Dec. 12.
The Bison then embark on an 18 game Summit League schedule beginning with a three-game road trip. North Dakota State will open league play at North Dakota on Dec. 22, before traveling to South Dakota State on Dec. 30 and South Dakota on Jan. 1. All Summit League games will be played on Thursday and Saturdays except for the conference opener at North Dakota on Wednesday, Dec. 22.
The Summit League Tournament will be played at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in Sioux Falls, S.D. The top eight teams from the regular season standings will earn a trip to the quarterfinal round of the Summit League Championship. The tournament champion will receive an automatic berth to the NCAA Division I Basketball Championship.