Kansas State Defeats South Dakota 64-62 - Recap

Kansas State Defeats South Dakota 64-62 - Recap

Kansas State earned a 64-62 victory over South Dakota on Tuesday, getting 18 points from Marcus Foster at Bramlage Coliseum.

Kansas State won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 14.5-point spread.

Shane Southwell had 17 points for Kansas State and Thomas Gipson chipped in with 13 points. Marcus Foster had 4 assists for them, while Thomas Gipson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

South Dakota got 18 points from Trevor Gruis in a losing cause and another 16 points from Adam Thoseby. Trey Norris contributed 7 assists for them, while Trevor Gruis had 9 rebounds.

Kansas State trailed at halftime, 31-26.

The rebound battle favored Kansas State as they grabbed 39 boards, while South Dakota only had 32.