User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


59° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.

News

[0] My Saved Articles
MLB
Mets
0
Giants
3
MLB
Phillies
7
Dodgers
2
MLB
Tigers
6
Mariners
7
Updated: Jul 8, 2015 2:07AM
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

MBK: Vikings Out-Muscle SD Mines

November 16, 2012, 10:14 PM

MBK: Vikings Out-Muscle SD Mines
SIOUX FALLS, SD -

Augustana crashed the boards grabbing 48 rebounds and hit 10 3-pointers in an 85-65 win over South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (1-1) on Friday night in Sioux Falls. Cameron McCaffrey just missed his first career double-double finishing with 14 points and dishing out nine assists for Augustana (3-0). McCaffrey also grabbed five rebounds.

Augustana grabbed 18 offensive boards, led by Alex Richter who finished with four rebounds on the offensive side of the court.

Daniel Jansen finished with 12 points for the second straight game, third straight in double figures, and led Augustana on the glass grabbing seven rebounds. Richter added 10 points and six rebounds for the Vikings. Augustana 48 percent from the field on 32 of 66 shooting but was just 11 of 21 from the free throw line in the game. Augustana had 13 players score in the game, with eight dropping five or more points on the night.

Philip Schanilec led South Dakota Mines with 16 points on 5 of 12 shooting while Caleb Shockman finished with 15.

Augustana jumped all over South Dakota Mines early in the game hitting 7 of 12 3-pointers in the first half. The Vikings took a 52-35 lead into halftime and led by as many as 26 points during the half.

Augustana started off fast getting 3-pointers by McCaffrey and Jamall Taylor on consecutive possessions to take an 8-2 lead just under three minutes in. The Vikings spread the ball around in the first half with 11 players getting in on the scoring mix.

Augustana continued to pressure the Hardrockers as the half went on and the Vikings were able to push its lead to 26 points after back-to-back 3-pointers by Casey Schilling and Yuriy Malashenko.

Augustana shot 59 percent from the field in the first half on 19 of 32 shooting. South Dakota Mines was 11 of 28 (39 percent) from the field, including 4 of 11 from 3-point range.

The Vikings came out in the second half picking up where it left off in the first when Taylor, who finished the game with nine points, drilled a 3-pointer to give Augustana an 18-point lead at 55-37.

The Hardrockers chipped away at Augustanas lead before Joe Burt drilled a 3-pointer with 15:55 left in the game pushing the Vikings lead to 59-42. Burt finished with eight points, drilling two 3-pointers in the game.

Augustana was able push its lead all the way back to 24 with 5:50 left in the game on a pull-up jumper by McCaffrey making the score 79-55.

The Vikings finished the game with 36 points in the paint, including 15 second-chance points. Augustanas bench played bit tonight scoring 36 points.

Augustana hosts Dakota State on Monday, Nov. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Elmen Center.

Courtesy: Eric Zahn, Augustana Athletics

Previous Story

Next Story




Sponsored

 


View sports

You may also like

IFL: Johnsen's Retirement Letter To Storm Nation

7/6/2015 2:09 PM

I am proud to announce that the 2015 United Bowl Championship  on  July 11th will be my last and final game for the Sioux Falls Storm.

Full Story
IFL: Cory Johnsen Calls It Quits

7/6/2015 10:45 PM

For ten years Cory Johnsen has walked through that tunnel and this Saturday he will one last time in a Storm uniform.

Full Story | Watch
Another Successful Dakota Showcase

7/3/2015 10:44 PM

The 15th annual Dakota Showcase was once again a slam dunk for not only the players, but area college coaches as well.

Full Story | Watch
Building On A Lacrosse Legacy

7/1/2015 10:40 PM

The game of Lacrosse dates back to the 17th century, when the sport was first played by Native American Tribes. Originally called stick ball, lacrosse...

Full Story | Watch
Dozier's 10th Inning Home Run Lifts Twins Over O's

7/6/2015 10:12 PM

Brian Dozier's two-run home run with one out in the 10th inning lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 4-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Monday n...

Full Story


Events