BBB: De Smet with dominant win earns way back to State B Tournament

Photo: Brent Nathaniel

Brent Nathaniel

REDFIELD, S.D. ( — De Smet earned their way back into the State B Boys Basketball tournament next week with a 64-38 SoDak 16 win over Timber Lake Tuesday night in Redfield.

As heard on New Country KS93, Kalen Garry led the Bulldog attack with 26 points on nine of 15 shooting from the field, four of seven from downtown, a perfect four of four from the line, grabbed nine boards and dished three assists. Damon Wilkinson was a force off the bench with 12 points. Ethan McCune added seven, Rett Osthus had five and Tory Holland finished the night with four points.

Hank Kraft’s 12 points would lead the Panthers.

De Smet will be the one seed and face Lower Brule to open the State B Boys Basketball Tournament March 118th at noon. Brent Nathaniel will have coverage of the Bulldogs on New Country KS93.

In other Class B SoDak 16 scores from last night,

Canistota 43, Wessington Springs 34
White River 71, Waubay/Summit 52
Viborg-Hurley 65, Corsica-Stickey 54
Lyman 49, Faith 34
Dell Rapid St Mary 58, Elkton-Lake Benton 51
DRSM: Connor Libis – 22
ELK: Marcus Harming – 17
Aberdeen Christian 55, Platte-Geddes 43
AC: Malek Wieker – 21
PG: Caden Foxley – 12
Lower Brule 80, Potter County 72

As we move up a class in the A,

Vermillion 67, Milbank 37
Dakota Valley 65, Sisseton 47
SIS: Dylan Goodheart – 15
Sioux Valley 79, Wagner 49
Sioux Falls Christian 85, Custer 52
St. Thomas More 45, Madison 43
Chamberlain 56, Flandreau 48

Class B State Tournament Bracket HERE
Class A State Tournament Bracket HERE