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Stanford easily handles South Dakota St 92-60
STANFORD 92, SO DAKOTA ST 60
By Rick Eymer
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) -- Chasson Randle scored 17 of his 21
points in the first half and Stanford routed South Dakota State,
92-60, on Sunday as part of the Progressive Legends Classic.
Anthony Brown added 19 points and Josh Huestis scored 13 for the
Cardinal (6-2), who won their fifth in six games. Stefan Nastic
had 10 points.
Jordan Dykstra scored 20 points to lead the Jackrabbits (3-6),
who lost their second straight. Brayden Carlson added 16.
Stanford and South Dakota State played their second-round game
of the Stanford Regional although the Legends Classic title was
determined Tuesday in Brooklyn, with Pittsburgh beating the
The Jackrabbits won their sub-regional with wins over Howard and
Lehigh in Brookings, S.D.
The Cardinal scored the game's first 13 points and never
trailed, building a 58-24 advantage by halftime.
Stanford coach Johnny Dawkins, a former all-American guard out
of Duke, won his 100th career game as coach. He's 100-76 overall
in six years, all at Stanford.
Stanford converted 11 of its first 15 shots and shot 67 percent
in the first half. Brown and Randle, who was 3 of 5 from long
range, combined to shoot 14 of 21 (67 percent) from the field
and the starters were a combined 27 of 41.
The Cardinal eventually led by as many as 39 points in the
second half en route to a season high in field goal percentage
at just under 60 percent.
Stanford held a 30-8 edge in points in the paint, outscored the
Jackrabbits 21-6 in points off turnovers and 8-2 on fast break
points before Dawkins began substituting liberally the rest of
South Dakota State is 55-24 since the beginning of the 2011-12
season, reaching the NCAA tournament last season.
The Jackrabbits fell to 0-11 in the state of California as a
Division I team, including 0-4 this year.
Former Stanford all-American Jarron Collins provided analysis
for the Dish Network.
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