KDLT Home KDLT on Facebook KDLT on Twitter Get the KDLT iPhone App Get the KDLT Android App

Boots denied 500th despite Kasperbauer's 3's



Bookmark and Share

VERMILLION, S.D.—Marshall Bjorklund scored 23 points and Taylor Braun added 19 to lead North Dakota State to a 92-66 win against South Dakota Thursday at the DakotaDome. The Bison (12-3, 3-0 Summit) shot a season-high 64 percent from the floor to win their fourth in a row.

 

Casey Kasperbauer made the first five three-pointers he took and had 15 points to lead South Dakota (6-10, 2-2). Brandon Bos added 14 points and four assists.

 

North Dakota State shot 80 percent from the field in the first half (21 of 26) and scored on 23 of its 30 possessions to take a 52-26 lead into halftime. The Bison made their first seven shots and scored on their first 10 possessions to take a 21-7 lead. They were 18 of 21 from the field and led 43-14 with 3:56 left in the first.

 

Braun made the first five shots he took and finished 7 of 10. Bjorklund, the nation’s most accurate shooter heading into this week’s games, finished 11 of 13. Mike Felt came off the bench to hit four first-half treys. He added a fifth in the second half to net 15 points.

 

Kasperbauer knocked down four 3-pointers in the final six minutes of the first half and had 12 at the break. The rest of the Coyotes combined to shoot 5 of 20 in the opening stanza.

 

South Dakota returns to the court Saturday with a home contest against South Dakota State (11-5, 2-1). Opening tip will be 4:05 p.m.

 

< Prev Story Back To Top Next Story >
     

Vikings Sign Rudolph To Extension  story with video

Mankato, MN (July 27, 2014) – The Minnesota Vikings have announced ...

Birds Blow Chance For Sweep  story with video

SIOUX FALLS, SD - Despite building an 8-1 lead after three innings, the Sioux Falls Canaries ...

Madison Rolls Past Groton At Legion State B  story with video

TABOR, S. D.    --  Madison remained unbeaten in the ...

Champions Crowned At Asfora/Clayton Tournament  story with video  Jul. 27

Veteran Greenway Leader On Vikings Defense  story with video  Jul. 27

Canaries Make It Two In A Row Against X's  story with video  Jul. 26

State Swimming Splashes Down In Mitchell  story with video  Jul. 26

Philippova Advances To Asfora/Clayton Finals  story with video  Jul. 26

KDLT Sports Stories
     

Corsica Deals With Storm Aftermath  story with video

Residents of Corsica are recovering from a major storm that hit the ...

Armed Robbery Leaves Employee Injured

A gas station employee has minor injuries after being ...

SF Boy Helps Reunite Troops, Dogs  story with video

A Sioux Falls boy has completed his international mission. That ...

SD Highway 34 Closing East Of Howes  Jul. 27

CO Man Dies In Meade County Accident  Jul. 28

Canton Car Show Packs Streets   Jul. 27

Court Upholds SD Man's Murder Sentence  Jul. 28

No More Handshakes  story with video  Jul. 28

KDLT News Archive
     
Back To Top