Oakland Defeats South Dakota 76-75 - Recap
|Oakland Defeats South Dakota 76-75 - Recap|
Oakland earned a 76-75 victory over South Dakota on Thursday, getting 17 points from Corey Petros at DakotaDome.
Oakland won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 5-point spread.
Oakland got 16 points from Travis Bader and another 16 points from Duke Mondy. Ryan Bass contributed 7 assists, while Corey Petros cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
South Dakota got a 23-point performance from Juevol Myles, who was supported by 22 points from Brandon Bos. Casey Kasperbauer had 6 assists in a losing cause for South Dakota, while Brandon Bos grabbed 6 rebounds.
Oakland hit the break trailing 42-34 before taking care of business in the second half.
Oakland had a 39-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.