Scores

Final

South Dakota St 70

(0-1, 0-1 away)

San Diego 74

(1-0, 1-0 home)

    10:00 PM ET, November 8, 2013

    Jenny Craig Pavilion, San Diego, California

    1 2 T
    SDSU 34 3670
    USD 41 3374

    Top Performers

    South Dakota State: M. Heemstra 16 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    San Diego: J. Dee 27 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Stl

    San Diego defeats South Dakota State 74-70

    Associated Press

    SAN DIEGO -- Johnny Dee scored 27 points and made a 3-pointer to start a game-ending 8-0 run that lifted San Diego to a 74-70 victory over South Dakota State in their season openers Friday night.

    Trailing 70-66 with 1:50 remaining, Dee hit his sixth 3-pointer of the night to pull the Toreros within one.

    South Dakota State's next two possessions resulted in a missed 3 by Brayden Carlson and a turnover. Duda Sanadze hit the go-ahead basket to give the Toreros a 71-70 lead with 1 minute left. The Jackrabbits missed another shot with 32 seconds left before sending USD to the line to end the game.

    Sanadze finished with 14 points.

    Jake Bittle made all three of his 3-point attempts for South Dakota State and finished with 18 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SDSU
    USD
    Points 70 74
    FG Made-Attempted 24-56 (.429) 26-55 (.473)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-20 (.300) 9-21 (.429)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-23 (.696) 13-26 (.500)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 23 (0/0)

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