Men’s Basketball: Hot-Shooting Lopers down the Hardrockers
RAPID CITY, S.D. – The South Dakota Mines men’s basketball team returned to action on Tuesday night looking to snap a three-game losing streak.
Unfortunately, the Hardrockers lost to Nebraska – Kearney, 81-65.
South Dakota Mines struggled to overcome a hot-shooting Lopers team that finished 55 percent from the floor including 50 percent from three-point territory.
Alejandro Rama led the Hardrockers with 16 points followed by Keagen Smith with 12.
South Dakota Mines falls to 1-4 on the season, while Nebraska – Kearney improves to 3-1.
The Hardrockers will play their final non-conference game on Saturday, Nov. 27 at Montana State University – Billings.
The the Rockers open conference play on Thursday, Dec. 2 on the road against the Colorado School of Mines.
Men’s Basketball Scores
Washington 87, South Dakota State 76
South Dakota 99, Presentation College 58
– Mason Archambault from Rapid City led the Coyotes with 18 points and six rebounds.