When a team has their true star have what is an off game for him and they still win by 28,its safe to say that, that team has other good players on it. Last night South Dakota State (17-5, 5-0 Summit)did just that, when their star Mike Daum(Kimball, NE) hit just 4-12 shots from the field and total 11 points. He did pull down 10 boards.David Jenkins Jr.(Tacoma, WA)picked up the slack by scoring 27 points, that is 12 more than his season average. He also grabbed 6 boards.Ian Theisen(Osseo, MN) came off the bench to score 13 points. The Jackrabbits bench put in 25 points in all.
For Western Illinois (10-8, 1-4 Conf) it was another long night at home, where they only connected on 43.5% of their shots. Leading the way with 19 points was,Isaac Johnson(Minneapolis, MN) The Freshman made 7-14 shots and pulled down 5 rebounds.