South Dakota State beats Minnesota Crookston 90-58
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) Ian Theisen had 16 points, Mike Daum scored 14 and South Dakota State led the entire way in a 90-58 win over Minnesota Crookston on Wednesday night.
The Jackrabbits (3-6) led by 10 at the half and expanded the margin with a 25-3 run in the second half capped at 87-52 with 2:26 left, their largest lead of the game.
South Dakota State had a 37-20 edge in rebounding, helped by making 32 of 49 shots from the field, including 12 of 21 from 3-point range.
Tevin King and Reed Tellinghuisen had 13 points each and A.J. Hess 10 for South Dakota State.
Minnesota Crookston, a Division II member, stayed close in the first half but made only 23.3 percent of its shots after the break. Connor Gamble had 21 points on 7-of-10 shooting from 3-point range, Chase Knickerbocker added 14 points and Harrison Cleary 10.