Scores

Final

North Dakota St 85

(15-5, 4-1 Summit)

South Dakota St 77

(10-10, 2-3 Summit)

5:00 PM ET, January 25, 2014

Frost Arena, Brookings, South Dakota

1 2 T
NDSU 41 4485
SDSU 37 4077

Top Performers

North Dakota State: T. Braun 30 Pts, 6 Reb, 6 Ast

South Dakota State: B. Carlson 22 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

Braun scores 30 to lead NDSU over SDSU 85-77

Associated Press

BROOKINGS, S.D. -- Taylor Braun made his last six field goals and finished with 30 points, six rebounds and six assists as North Dakota State beat South Dakota State 85-77.

Braun's performance highlighted the outstanding all-around shooting of NDSU (15-5, 4-1 Summit League) which was 27 of 48 from the field, 8 of 15 from 3-point range and 23 of 28 from the free-throw line.

Marshall Bjorklund added 19 points for the Bison and Lawrence Alexander scored 15.

NDSU led 41-37 at halftime and opened the second with a 13-2 run capped by Braun's jumper to make it 54-39.

Jordan Dykstra's 3-pointer brought the Jackrabbits to within 80-75 with 39 seconds left, but the Bison made 5 of 6 from the free-throw line to secure the victory.

Brayden Carlson led SDSU (10-10, 2-3) with 22 points. Dykstra added 17 points and eight rebounds while Chad White scored 16 and Cody Larson 14.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NDSU
SDSU
Points 85 77
FG Made-Attempted 27-48 (.563) 28-56 (.500)
3P Made-Attempted 8-15 (.533) 10-24 (.417)
FT Made-Attempted 23-28 (.821) 11-17 (.647)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 21 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 25, 2014 NDSU 85, @SDSU 77Recap
Feb 22, 2014 @NDSU 74, SDSU 59Recap