Hagedorn carries South Dakota over Texas Southern 88-69
VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — Tyler Hagedorn had a career-high 33 points as South Dakota defeated Texas Southern 88-69 on Friday night.
Hagedorn’s eight 3-pointers without a miss are a Summit League record. He added eight rebounds and three blocks.
Hagedorn scored 20 points in the first half, making five of his 3-pointers as the Coyotes shot 53% in building a 46-25 halftime lead. Texas Southern made 4 of 7 3-pointers in the half, but only 4 of 23 inside the arc for 27% overall.
South Dakota led by at least 14 points throughout the second half and the lead peaked at 26 with eight minutes remaining.
South Dakota takes on Southern Illinois-Edwardsville at home on Monday. Texas Southern plays Arkansas on the road on Tuesday.