NCAA Game Summary - IUPUI at South Dakota State
(Thursday, February 14)
Final Score: South Dakota State 82, IUPUI 45
Brookings, SD (Sports Network) - Nate Wolters led the way with 18 points as the South Dakota State Jackrabbits blew out the IUPUI Jaguars, 82-45, in a Summit League matchup at Frost Arena.
For the Jackrabbits (20-7, 11-3 Summit), Jordan Dykstra posted a double-double with 14 points and 15 rebounds, while Chad While also added 14 points as he made all four of his 3-point tries on the night.
Donovan Gibbs led the Jaguars (6-21, 1-12) with 16 points and six boards.
SDSU led 41-21 at the break after connecting on 54.5 percent from the field and 7-of-14 from beyond the 3-point arc. The Jackrabbits held IUPUI to just 34.6 from the field and 1-of-7 from 3-point distance in the opening stanza.
In the second half the Jags continued to struggle, shooting just 37 percent from the field. The Jackrabbits again knocked down their shots, hitting on 53.3 percent from the field and 4-of-8 from 3-point distance. The Jackrabbits pushed their advantage to as many as 40 points in the second half, as they cruised to victory, securing the team's school-record 29th consecutive home win and second straight 20-win season.
The Jackrabbits dominated the boards, outrebounding the Jaguars, 40-21. They also had a 22-9 edge in points off turnovers.
02/14 23:33:34 ET