Kansas City Roos basketball teams sweep North Dakota State

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Both Kansas City Roos basketball teams beat North Dakota State in Summit League games Thursday.

Arkel Lamar matched his career high with a season-high 24 points as the Roos men’s team narrowly beat North Dakota State 80-77 at Swinney Center. Naomie Alnatas led the women to a 67-62 road win with 19 points.

In Kansas City, Marvin Nesbitt Jr. had 18 points, six rebounds and six assists for the Roos men (9-8, 3-3 Summit League). Evan Gilyard II added 12 points. Rocky Kreuser scored a season-high 27 points and had eight rebounds for the Bison (11-7, 3-3). Sam Griesel added 23 points and seven rebounds.

In Fargo, the Roos women (13-4, 3-3) shot 9 for 17 in the final quarter and held the Bison (7-11, 3-5) to 5-of-13 shooting from the field.

The Roos men take on North Dakota at home Saturday in a 7 p.m. tipoff. The women are at North Dakota for a 1 p.m. game.

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