Bjorklund Named Summit League Men’s Basketball Players of the Week
Denver's Brett Olson and North Dakota State's Marshall Bjorklund were named as The Summit League's Men's Basketball Players of the Week following their performances Dec. 9-15.
Bjorklund garnered his second career award after a leading North Dakota State to a historical victory at Notre Dame. Against the Irish, Bjorklund scored a game-high 26 points as the Bison recorded The Summit League's second road victory all-time against an ACC opponent. In the win, Bjorklund shot 78.6 percent (11-of-14) and added five rebounds and four assists. In NDSU's road contest at No. 2 Ohio State, Bjorklund scored 12 points with four rebounds in 27 minutes. For the week, he averaged 19.0 points, 4.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists.