Upper Midwest Sports for Monday, March 5th:
Here is the latest Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota sports news from The Associated Press
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Eric Staal and Zach Parise scored in the second period, Jason Zucker added two late goals and the Minnesota Wild beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-1. Devan Dubnyk made 28 saves to help Minnesota rebounds from consecutive road losses at Arizona and Colorado.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Paul Miller scored 18 of his 29 points in the second half to help North Dakota State hold on for an 86-82 win over Fort Wayne in the first round of the Summit League Tournament. Miller hit 5 of 8 from 3-point range and grabbed eight rebounds.