South Dakota State beats Iowa 79-69

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IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP)—Nate Wolters scored 25 points and dished out nine assists and South Dakota State upset Iowa 79-69 on Sunday, spoiling coach Fran McCaffery’s debut.

Clint Sargent added 16 points for the Jackrabbits (2-0), who handed the Hawkeyes their second straight loss in an opener.

Tony Fiegen hit a layup to put South Dakota State ahead 71-66, and Griffan Callahan buried a jumper from the corner to put the Jackrabbits ahead by seven with 2:25 left.

Eric May scored 20 points and Jarryd Cole had 17 points and eight boards for the Hawkeyes, who have dropped two consecutive openers after winning the previous 31.

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Top Performers

 Top Performers
 South Dakota St.
Nate Wolters Nate Wolters
8-18,  25 Pts
2 Rebs, 9 Assists
 Iowa
Eric May Eric May
8-16,  20 Pts
4 Rebs, 0 Assists

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