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Even at 4 all through the first two minutes, the Jackrabbits hit 15 of their first 18 field goals attempts and opened up a 42 22 lead near the five minute mark behind a 16 0 run that lasted nearly five minutes.
After the Hawks brought it within 17 (45 28) on a jumper at 3:42, Jenkins hit a 3 pointer to spark the Jacks on another 10 0 run that helped the team carry a 55 30 advantage into the break.
SDSU scored the first points of the second half, but UND ran off nine unanswered to force a Jackrabbit timeout at 17:56. Ahead by 18 at that point, State regained the momentum out of the reset with a 16 4 run, pushing its advantage to 30 (73 43) with 14:01 to play.
The game came back within 30 briefly, but a 7 0 run around the under 12 media put the Jacks ahead 80 46, and down the stretch SDSU led by as many as 37 while just missing triple digits for the second straight ga
Game Notes South Dakota State trails the all time series with North Dakota, 104 83, but are 5 1 against the Fighting Hawks at the Division I level.All nine active Jackrabbits scored at least five points.The Jackrabbits have scored 90 or more in six of their last seven games.David Jenkins Jr. earned his first career start and went over double digits for the 10th time as a Jackrabbit.SDSU is now 80 5 at Frost Arena since 2011 12.Mike Daum posted his 74th career double figure game and went over 20 points for the 39th time as a Jackrabbit. He had his 15th double double as well.South Dakota State has scored 50 or more points in the first half four times in the last five games.Over last three games, Tevin King has 39 points, 14 rebounds, 10 steals and 16 assists with just three turnovers.Reed Tellinghuisen moved into the top 25 on the Jackrabbits’ career scoring list with 1,172 points. He passed Cullen Ober (1986 90; 1,163) early in the second half.David Jenkins Jr. has 179 points through 13 career games. He is on pace to challenge Mike Daum’s freshman scoring record of 518, set in 2015 16. Through 13 games that year, Daum had 152 points.