Scores

Final

Tenn St 71

(0-2, 0-2 away)

South Dakota St 78

(1-1, 1-0 home)

8:00 PM ET, November 13, 2012

Frost Arena, Brookings, South Dakota

1 2 T
TNST 27 4471
SDSU 42 3678

Top Performers

Tennessee State: R. Covington 23 Pts, 11 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl

South Dakota State: N. Wolters 22 Pts, 6 Reb, 9 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

S. Dakota St. 78, Tennessee St. 71

Associated Press

BROOKINGS, S.D. -- Nate Wolters scored 22 points and Jordan Dykstra nailed four 3-point shots as South Dakota State held on to keep in front of Tennessee State 78-71 on Tuesday night in its home opener.

Wolters was 6 of 11 from the field and made all 10 of his free throws to lead the Jackrabbits. Dykstra added 18 points and made 4 of 5 at 3-point range. He was 5 of 8 from the field. Chad White added 11 points, including three 3-pointers. Tony Fiegen had 10 points and nine rebounds.

South Dakota State (1-1) had a 42-27 lead at halftime.

Robert Covington had 23 points, including three 3-pointers, and 11 rebounds for the Tigers (0-2). Patrick Miller had 12 points and Jordan Cyphers added 10, including two 3-point shots.

The Jackrabbits have an 18-game winning streak at Frost Arena.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
TNST
SDSU
Points 71 78
FG Made-Attempted 26-70 (.371) 23-47 (.489)
3P Made-Attempted 9-25 (.360) 7-19 (.368)
FT Made-Attempted 10-14 (.714) 25-32 (.781)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 17

2012-13 Season

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