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.

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