MBB: Jacks wrap up road trip with win


(GoJack.com) — The Jackrabbits men’s basketball team remained unbeaten in Summit League play Saturday, turning in a dominant 93-75 road victory over Western Illinois.

Baylor Scheierman sank all three of his 3-point attempts on his way to a 17-point showing, while Zeke Mayo and Douglas Wilson added 15 points apiece. Mayo was 3-of-6 from beyond the arc with a team-high six assists. Wilson sank 5-of-6 at the charity stripe and added five boards, matching Mayo and Alex Arians (13 points) in the rebounding column.

Luke Appel’s 13 points rounded out the top scorers for SDSU, and Matt Dentlinger paced the squad in the paint with nine rebounds.

South Dakota State is set to wrap up the first half of Summit League play at home next Thursday (Jan. 27) against North Dakota. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. from Frost Arena.