North Dakota Defeats Southern Utah 65-61 - Recap

North Dakota got 25 points and 11 rebounds from Troy Huff en route to a 65-61 victory over Southern Utah on Thursday at Betty Engelstad Sioux Center.

North Dakota won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 17.5-point spread.

North Dakota got 14 points from Jamal Webb and another 6 points from Quinton Hooker. Jamal Webb contributed 4 assists, while Troy Huff cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.

Southern Utah got 20 points from Trey Kennedy in a losing cause and another 10 points from John Marshall. John Marshall contributed 5 assists for them, while Casey Oliverson had 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Southern Utah were victorious, as the score was 37-36 at the break.

Southern Utah won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-30.