Western Illinois vs South Dakota State Wrap - South Dakota State Wins 64-55
South Dakota State grabbed a 64-55 win over Western Illinois on Thursday, behind a 20-point effort from Jordan Dykstra at Frost Arena.
South Dakota State was a favorite by 8.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Brayden Carlson had 16 points for South Dakota State and Cody Larson chipped in with 13 points. Brayden Carlson had 3 assists for them, while Cody Larson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Western Illinois got 24 points from Garret Covington in a losing cause and another 7 points from Tate Stensgaard. Garret Covington contributed 3 assists for them, while Tate Stensgaard had 6 rebounds.
South Dakota State led at halftime, 34-27.
South Dakota State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-26.