Umude, Hagedorn lift South Dakota past Denver 93-87
Triston Simpson added 17 points, making 8-of-9 at the foul line, for South Dakota (15-8, 6-3 Summit League) while Tyler Peterson added 16 points, going 8-for-12 at the line. The Coyotes made 10 of 12 free throws in the final 1:17 to close out the game after Denver came as close as five twice in the final minute.
The teams combined for 55 fouls, with South Dakota making 27-for-37 at the line and Denver 24-for-34.
The Coyotes stayed among the top four teams in the Summit League. Denver has lost three straight.
South Dakota plays Omaha on the road on Sunday. Denver takes on Oral Roberts on the road on Saturday.