VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) Tyler Flack had season highs of 18 points and 10 rebounds and Tre Burnette 11 points and 10 boards to lead South Dakota to a 72-58 win over North Dakota State on Thursday night.
Flack posted his first double-double of the season and Burnette his fifth. D.J. Davis added 13 points and Casey Kasperbauer 10 for the Coyotes (12-14, 4-8 Summit), who never trailed.
A free throw by Flack gave South Dakota its largest lead of 20 points, 52-32, with 10:13 remaining. North Dakota State briefly got within nine with 4:41 to go.
Carlin Dupree had 14 points and Khy Kabellis 12 for the Bison (16-9, 6-5), who scored only six points in the game's first 10 minutes and trailed 29-21 at halftime.
South Dakota won its second in a row while North Dakota State lost for the first time in three games.