Postseason NIT - Recap - Texas Defeats South Dakota State 79-73

Dylan Osetkowski went off for 26 points and added 2 rebounds leading Texas over South Dakota State, 79-73, on Tuesday at Frank Erwin Center.

Texas won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the -8.0-point spread.

Texas got 13 points from Courtney Ramey and another 12 points from Kerwin Roach Jr.. Courtney Ramey contributed 4 assists, while Jericho Sims cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.

South Dakota State got a 25-point performance from Mike Daum, who was supported by 19 points from David Jenkins Jr.. Skyler Flatten had 5 assists in a losing cause for South Dakota State, while Mike Daum grabbed 11 rebounds.

Texas was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

South Dakota State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-32.