MACOMB, Ill. -- Ceola Clark III scored 13 points and Western Illinois defeated North Dakota State 50-42 Saturday night.
North Dakota State led 20-13 at halftime. Western Illinois shot 38 percent from the field for the game, while North Dakota State shot 38 percent. The Bison had 34 rebounds, while the Leathernecks had 26.
The loss ended an eight-game winning streak for the Bison (16-4, 7-1).
Western Illinois has lost only one game at home this season, winning nine inside Western Hall.