South Dakota St.’s balance buries UMKC 85-60

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Reed Tellinghuisen scored 16 points with 10 rebounds and was one of six players to score in double figures for South Dakota State and the Jackrabbits handled UMKC 85-60 on Friday.

The Jackrabbits led 46-30 at halftime shooting 53 percent from 3-point range and saw seven-different players bury at least one trey. South Dakota State (11-5) built a 20-9 lead and never trailed.

Skyler Flatten scored 14 points, David Jenkins Jr., and Mike Daum each scored 12, Tevin King, 11 and Brandon Key 10. The Jackrabbits – winners of four of their last five – shot 51 percent (31 of 61) from the field.

Flatten’s 3 with 4:41 left extended South Dakota State’s lead to 81-49.

Xavier Bishop scored 15 points and Jordan Giles added 13 for UMKC (3-11), which now has lost six straight.