Found February 08, 2013 on Online Sports Guys:
Heading into the Indiana University/Purdue University Fort Wayne game, South Dakota State guard Nate Wolters was leading the Summit League in scoring averaging 22.2 points per game plus had been named a finalist for the Bob Cousy Award given to the nation’s best guard. Thursday against the Mastodons he proved why he deserves national recognition. Wolters was 17-of-28 from the field, 9-of-14 from 3-point range and 10-of-11 from the free throw line Thursday night against IPFW.  Add those numbers up and you have an impressive 53 point performance in the Jackrabbits come-from-behind 80-74 win over the Mastodons. Stating the obvious here, Wolters 53 points is a school record, the previous Jackrabbit record was 44 points by Dave Thomas in 1973. "They were sagging off of me and it felt pretty good tonight, I was able to knock a couple down and just got into a little bit of a rhythm," Wolters said. The win by SDSU improves their Summit Leag...
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