South Dakota St.’s balance buries UMKC 85-60
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Reed Tellinghuisen scored 16 points with 10 rebounds and was one of six players to score in double figures for South Dakota State and the Jackrabbits handled UMKC 85-60 on Friday.
The Jackrabbits led 46-30 at halftime shooting 53 percent from 3-point range and saw seven-different players bury at least one trey. South Dakota State (11-5) built a 20-9 lead and never trailed.
Skyler Flatten scored 14 points, David Jenkins Jr., and Mike Daum each scored 12, Tevin King, 11 and Brandon Key 10. The Jackrabbits — winners of four of their last five — shot 51 percent (31 of 61) from the field.
Flatten’s 3 with 4:41 left extended South Dakota State’s lead to 81-49.
Xavier Bishop scored 15 points and Jordan Giles added 13 for UMKC (3-11), which now has lost six straight.