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Drake vs South Dakota Final: 75-57 - Recap

Roman Penn scored 25 points for Drake on Friday, leading them to a 75-57 victory over South Dakota at Sanford Coyote Sports Center.

Drake was a favorite by -6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

Tremell Murphy had 15 points for Drake and D.J. Wilkins chipped in with 12 points. Roman Penn had 5 assists for them, while Darnell Brodie was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.

South Dakota got 14 points from Stanley Umude in a losing cause and another 12 points from A.J. Plitzuweit. A.J. Plitzuweit contributed 4 assists for them, while A.J. Plitzuweit had 6 rebounds.

Drake was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Drake had a 31-21 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Drake looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Chicago State. South Dakota will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Mount Marty.