Jackrabbit men topple ORU

TULSA, O.K. (GoJacks.com) — A strong second half and 22-point effort from Noah Freidel carried the South Dakota State men’s basketball team to a 76-61 victory over Oral Roberts Wednesday night.

Freidel, who sank four 3-pointers, also led the team with seven rebounds and six assists. Douglas Wilson, Matt Dentlinger and Baylor Scheierman each had five rebounds, while David Wingett finished with eight points and matched Freidel with seven boards.

South Dakota State wraps up a two-game road trip this Saturday at Western Illinois. The Jackrabbits and Fighting Leathernecks tip at 7 p.m. from Macomb, Illinois.