Another Summit Conference win for South Dakota State(22-6, 10-1 Conf) Leading by as many as 22 the Jackrabbits survived a ferocious comeback attempt by Oral Roberts(10-18, 4-7 Conf)a team they beat by just three the first time they met.
Mike Daum(Kimball, NE) went only 11-17 from the floor but countered that with an 11-11 from the free throw line, to end the game with 27 points. He also added 14 rebounds on the night.David Jenkins Jr.(Tacoma, Wash) added 16 points on 6-13 shooting.Skyler Flatten(Clark, SD.) added 15 points on 6-6 shooting. As a team the Jackrabbits hit 52.7% of their shots and pulled down 39 rebounds.
For the Golden Eagles it was another game, where they put up a fight but could not post the win. Scoring 14 a piece was,Sam Kearns(San Antonio, TX) and Austin Ruder(Nixa, Mo)As a team Oral Roberts hit 42.9% of their shots and pulled down 34 rebounds.