South Dakota State rallies late to beat IUPUI 81-67
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) Mike Daum scored 26 points and grabbed nine rebounds and South Dakota State rallied in the second half to beat IUPUI 81-67 on Wednesday night.
Daum was 7 of 12 from the floor and drained all 12 of his free throws (13-16, 6-8 Summit). Reed Tellinghuisen added 16 points including four 3-pointers, Chris Howell added another 16 points with a team-high 12 rebounds, and Michael Orris had 13 points and seven assists.
South Dakota State trailed 15-8 midway through the first half and was down 33-26 at the break.
Tellinghuisen sank a pair of 3-pointers early in the second half as part of a 14-7 surge that evened it up at 40 with 15:47 to go. Another rally late included two more Tellinghuisen 3-pointers and two dunks by Daum and gave the Jackrabbits a 75-66 edge with 55 seconds left.
Matt O’Leary scored 23 points for the Jaguars (11-16, 5-8).