Umude, South Dakota beat CSU Bakersfield 68-56
VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) Stanley Umude set career highs with 19 points and eight rebounds to help South Dakota beat CSU Bakersfield 68-56 on Saturday.
The Coyotes (4-3) took control with a 12-3 run capped by Brandon Armstrong's 3-pointer to make it 57-43 with 7:52 left. The Roadrunners (3-4) cut the deficit to eight with 1:03 to play, but South Dakota made 6 of 8 free throws in the final minute.
The Coyotes had two 10-0 runs in the first half to build a 32-16 lead before going into the half up 35-21. Trey Burch-Manning's 3-pointer to open the second half gave South Dakota its largest lead of 17.
Rickey Holden and James Suber scored 14 each for CSU Bakersfield, and Jarkel Joiner added 10.
Updated December 1, 2018