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South Dakota Falls 89-77 to North Dakota State - Recap

South Dakota was scorched by Sam Griesel for 26 points as North Dakota State defeated them 89-77 in NCAA action on Sunday.

Bettors who backed North Dakota State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -2.5 at sportsbooks.

Tyree Eady had 18 points for North Dakota State and Jarius Cook chipped in with 13 points. Tyree Eady had 3 assists for them, while Maleeck Harden-Hayes was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.

South Dakota got 39 points from Stanley Umude in a losing cause and another 22 points from Tasos Kamateros. Stanley Umude contributed 4 assists for them, while Xavier Fuller had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed North Dakota State were victorious, as the score was 40-38 at the break.

North Dakota State had a 33-17 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.