South Dakota State Defeats Marshall 78-77 - Recap
South Dakota State grabbed a 78-77 win over Marshall on Saturday, behind a 23-point effort from Brayden Carlson at Hofstra Arena.
South Dakota State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as underdogs.
South Dakota State got 22 points from Nate Wolters and another 10 points from Chad White. Nate Wolters contributed 10 assists, while Nate Wolters cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Marshall got 19 points from DeAndre Kane in a losing cause and another 16 points from Elijah Pittman. DeAndre Kane contributed 8 assists for them, while Elijah Pittman had 14 rebounds.
South Dakota State hit the break trailing 41-40 before taking care of business in the second half.
Marshall won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-29.