Daum's double-double lifts S. Dakota St. past N. Dakota St. (Jan 03, 2018)
FARGO, N.D. (AP) Mike Daum scored 37 points and grabbed 15 rebounds and South Dakota State beat North Dakota State 87-80 in a Summit League opener Wednesday night.
Daum - for the third time - tied his career high with 16 made free throws and finished perfect from the line. Daum recorded his seventh double-double of the season for South Dakota State (13-5), which has won four straight and six of its last seven.
With a 57-55 lead with 15 minutes left, Reed Tellinghuisen made a 3 that started the Jackrabbits on a 12-2 run over the next four minutes. Tellinghuisen finished with 22 points on 9-of-13 shooting and Tevin King added 10 points.
North Dakota State (8-7) led 46-45 at halftime but shot 10 of 33 after the break.
The Bison got a career-high 36 points from Paul Miller who tied a career-high with seven 3-pointers in 11 attempts. Cameron Hunter added 10 points for North Dakota State, which saw its three-game win streak come to an end.