Westbrook, South Dakota rip NAIA Peru State 103-63
VERMILLION, S.D. (AP)—Charlie Westbrook tied his season high with 21 points and Ricardo Andreotti had a double-double as South Dakota routed Peru State 103-63 on Wednesday night.
Andreotti had 14 points and 12 rebounds for the Coyotes (5-6). Also scoring in double figures were Jordan Boots with 19, Brandon Bos with 15 and Louie Krogman with 13.
Eric Donald scored 15 points for the NAIA Bobcats (1-12), who played the game as an exhibition.
South Dakota shot 57 percent (38 of 67) and converted 13 of 24 3-point attempts (54 percent).
Trailing 10-9, the Coyotes ran off 10 straight points, including five by Allen Saint-Gelais, for a 19-10 edge with 13:44 to go in the first half.
The lead reached 20 at 38-18 on Steve Tecker’s 3-pointer with 6:27 left. South Dakota led 60-32 at halftime.
The Coyotes passed 100 when Boots’ 3-pointer made it 101-60 with 2:50 left.