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UNO basketball snaps four-game winning streak, takes first Summit League loss at South Dakota
Then there were seven lead changes in the first nine minutes of the second half with Marlon Ruffin’s 3-pointer giving UNO a 66-61 advantage with 9:58 left.
But South Dakota took the lead for good at 74-72 when the 6-foot-6 Umude converted a three-point play at the 5:04 mark. On South Dakota’s next two possessions, Umude made two free throws and a 3-pointer.
UNO closed to 80-78 on Zach Thornhill’s jumper with 2:43 left, but Tyler Hagedorn sank two free throws on South Dakota’s next possession before Triston Simpson made a layup as the Coyotes regained their six-point lead. South Dakota hit 9 of 10 free throws in the final 2:25.
Hagedorn, from Norfolk, added 19 points, eight rebounds and five assists for the Coyotes. Lincoln North Star grad Simpson had 10 points, three assists and three steals.
KJ Robinson led five Mavs in double figures with 20 points. Wanjang Tut added 13 points and five rebounds. JT Gibson (12), Ruffin (11) and Matt Pile (10) also were in double digits.
The loss snapped a four-game winning streak for UNO, which shot 52.5% for the game. The Mavs had won their previous 18 games when shooting at least 50%.
South Dakota shot 56.5% (13 of 23) from the field after halftime.
UNO looks to bounce back when it plays at Denver next Saturday.
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