Scores

Final

South Dakota St 74

(8-8, 4-1 Summit)

UMKC 69

(8-7, 2-2 Summit)

    8:05 PM ET, January 7, 2010

    Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City, Missouri

    1 2 T
    SDSU 28 4674
    UMKC 26 4369

    Top Performers

    South Dakota State: K. Williams 19 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Blk

    UMKC: B. Lewis 15 Pts, 5 Reb, 6 Ast, 2 Stl

    S. Dakota St. 74, UMKC 69

    Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kai Williams had game highs of 19 points and eight rebounds to lead South Dakota State past UMKC 74-69 on Thursday night.

    Clint Sargent scored 18 points and Nate Wolters 12 for the Jackrabbits (8-8, 4-1 Summit League). Williams and Sargent combined to go 15 of 23 from the field.

    After starting the season 2-5, the Jackrabbits have won six of their last nine and are in second place in the Summit.

    Trey McKinney-Jones scored 18 points to lead the Kangaroos (8-7, 2-2). Bakari Lewis added 15, Jay Couisnard 14 and LaTreze Mushatt 12.

    Leading 54-53, Williams and Wolters combined for all eight points in an 8-2 run that put the Jackrabbits ahead 62-55 with 4:48 to go.

    The Kangaroos closed within 70-67 on McKinney-Jones' free throw, but Sargent then sank four straight free throws to ice it.

    South Dakota State led 28-26 at halftime.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SDSU
    UMKC
    Points 74 69
    FG Made-Attempted 22-45 (.489) 27-57 (.474)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-17 (.294) 5-10 (.500)
    FT Made-Attempted 25-31 (.806) 10-14 (.714)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 23 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 5

    2009-10 Season

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