Recap - Denver Defeats South Dakota 75-67

Recap - Denver Defeats South Dakota 75-67

Brett Olson poured in 30 points for Denver on Saturday, as they defeated South Dakota 75-67 at Magness Arena.

Denver won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 11.5-point spread.

Denver got 14 points from Cam Griffin and another 11 points from Marcus Byrd. Chris Udofia contributed 4 assists, while Cam Griffin cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

South Dakota got 15 points from Trey Norris in a losing cause and another 15 points from Adam Thoseby. Trey Norris contributed 5 assists for them, while Trevor Gruis had 7 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Denver were victorious, as the score was 38-26 at the break.

South Dakota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-28.