|South Dakota Defeats North Dakota 78-63 - Recap|
Tyler Peterson scored 17 points leading South Dakota to a 78-63 victory over North Dakota at Sanford Coyote Sports Center on Saturday.
South Dakota was a -6.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
South Dakota got 16 points from Cody Kelley and another 12 points from Triston Simpson. Triston Simpson contributed 6 assists, while Stanley Umude cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
North Dakota got 19 points from Cortez Seales in a losing cause and another 17 points from Marlon Stewart. Marlon Stewart contributed 5 assists for them, while Conner Avants had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed South Dakota were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.
North Dakota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-29.