All-around effort carries Jackrabbits past Bison

BROOKINGS, S.D. (GoWatertown.net) — The Jackrabbit men’s basketball team won its 20th consecutive game at Frost Arena Wednesday night, taking down North Dakota State 78-73.

Alex Arians played all 40 minutes and turned in an all-around performance, finishing with 14 points, 11 rebounds and six assists while going 7-of-8 from the charity stripe. He did not commit a turnover.

Matt Dentlinger led the scoring attack for the second-straight game, finishing with 21 points while grabbing three boards. Douglas Wilson scored 20 with four rebounds and a trio of assists in his return to the lineup.

South Dakota State is off this weekend, returning to the court next Wednesday, Jan. 29 at Oral Roberts. Game time in Tulsa, Oklahoma is set for 7 p.m.

 

(PHOTO: SDSU Sports Information)