South Dakota St. dumps rival South Dakota 86-56

The Associated Press
South Dakota St. dumps rival South Dakota 86-56
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South Dakota State's Marcus Heemstra (32) shoots over South Dakota's Trevor Gruis (50) and Charlie Westbrook (1) during an NCAA college basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012, in Brookings, S.D. South Dakota State won 86-56. (AP Photo/The Argus Leader, Elisha Page) THE DAILY REPUBLIC OUT; NO SALES

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) Griffan Callahan hit five 3-pointers and scored 20 points as South Dakota State defeated South Dakota 86-56 Thursday night in a renewal of their intra-state rivalry.

Callahan was 5 of 8 from beyond the arc for the Jackrabbits (14-5, 6-1 Summit), who had not faced South Dakota since the 2003-04 season. Nate Wolters added 13 points and Tony Fiegen had 10.

Louie Krogman had 15 points and Trevor Gruis scored 14 for the Coyotes (6-10, 1-6). Leading scorer Charlie Westbrook, who had been averaging 17.5 points per game, was 3 of 16 from the field and finished with nine points.

Ricardo Andreotti added 13 rebounds for South Dakota.

South Dakota State dominated from the outset, jumping out to a 17-4 lead en route to a 50-21 advantage at halftime.

The Jackrabbits shot 48 percent from the field, hit 15 of 16 free throws and committed just seven turnovers.