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Jakob Poeltl's 24 points, 12 rebounds and 5 blocks helps Utah beat North Dakota 90-53

  • Utah guard Delon Wright (55) drives to score against North Dakota forward Chad Calcaterra (33) during the first half on an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Nov. 28, 2014 in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/The Salt Lake Tribune, Scott Sommerdorf)  DESERET NEWS OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; MAGS OUT

    Utah guard Delon Wright (55) drives to score against North Dakota forward Chad Calcaterra (33) during the first half on an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Nov. 28, 2014 in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/The Salt Lake Tribune, Scott Sommerdorf) DESERET NEWS OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; MAGS OUT  (The Associated Press)

  • Utah guard Brandon Taylor (11) gets congratulations after a defensive stop during the first half on an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Nov. 28, 2014 in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/The Salt Lake Tribune, Scott Sommerdorf)  DESERET NEWS OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; MAGS OUT

    Utah guard Brandon Taylor (11) gets congratulations after a defensive stop during the first half on an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Nov. 28, 2014 in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/The Salt Lake Tribune, Scott Sommerdorf) DESERET NEWS OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; MAGS OUT  (The Associated Press)

  • Utah guard Brandon Taylor (11) drives against North Dakota guard Quinton Hooker (21) during the first half on an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Nov. 28, 2014 in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/The Salt Lake Tribune, Scott Sommerdorf)  DESERET NEWS OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; MAGS OUT

    Utah guard Brandon Taylor (11) drives against North Dakota guard Quinton Hooker (21) during the first half on an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Nov. 28, 2014 in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/The Salt Lake Tribune, Scott Sommerdorf) DESERET NEWS OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; MAGS OUT  (The Associated Press)

Jakob Poeltl scored 24 points, collected 12 rebounds and blocked five shots while Delon Wright added 23 to lead Utah to a 90-53 victory over North Dakota on Friday night.

Poeltl earned his second career double-double in impressive fashion. He went a perfect 10-for-10 from the field and was a disruptive force around the rim all night - blocking shots and snagging rebounds. Wright also shined offensively, going 7-of-8 from the field.

As a team, Utah shot 30-of-45 (66.7 percent) from the field. The Utes (4-1) earned win their third straight game and remained unbeaten at home.

Terrel De Rouen had 12 points to lead North Dakota, which trailed from start to finish. UND (2-3) shot just 19 of 58 (32.8 percent) from the field and struggled to contain the Utes around the basket. Utah outscored North Dakota 40-12 in the paint and out-rebounded UND 38-23.