RENO, Nev. -- Drick Bernstine scored 14 points with a career-high 21 rebounds and fifth-seeded North Dakota crushed No. 4 seed Idaho State 83-49 in a Big Sky tournament quarterfinal game Thursday.
The Fighting Hawks (17-14) will face Weber State (24-8), which beat Portland State, in the semifinals Friday.
North Dakota led 10-7, then went on a 22-3 run over 9:15 and took a 46-17 advantage to the half. Idaho State, which shot 24 percent (6 of 25) in the first half, including 2 of 12 from beyond the arc, was more competitive in the second half but could never close the gap.
Adam McDermott had 16 points to lead North Dakota.