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The New Underwood (SD) varsity basketball team won Thursday's home non-conference game against Hill City (SD) by a score of 35-21.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Hill City933621
New Underwood7148635
Final score provided by J. Poppen.
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Game Stats

Hill City has not entered stats for this game.
New Underwood

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals35134728
10Dusty Merchen (Sr)2050
14Garrett Medley (So)0030
15Linkin Ballard (8th)0030
24Owen Perry (Sr)211100
32Conner Knuppe (Sr)841136
35Grant Madsen (Jr)63650
41Kolter Clark (Sr)62825
43Chance Derner (Sr)1131030
New Underwood

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals070
10Dusty Merchen (Sr)010
14Garrett Medley (So)020
15Linkin Ballard (8th)030
32Conner Knuppe (Sr)010
New Underwood

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals134033
10Dusty Merchen (Sr)040
14Garrett Medley (So)010
24Owen Perry (Sr)11100
32Conner Knuppe (Sr)41040
35Grant Madsen (Jr)3650
41Kolter Clark (Sr)2825
43Chance Derner (Sr)31030
New Underwood

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals92241
10Dusty Merchen (Sr)2450
32Conner Knuppe (Sr)010
41Kolter Clark (Sr)2450
43Chance Derner (Sr)51338
New Underwood

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals9213081012
4Connor Heinert (Sr)011001
10Dusty Merchen (Sr)000020
14Garrett Medley (So)011001
15Linkin Ballard (8th)123320
24Owen Perry (Sr)000112
32Conner Knuppe (Sr)011313
35Grant Madsen (Jr)156000
41Kolter Clark (Sr)41014043
43Chance Derner (Sr)314102
New Underwood

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals4150140
4Connor Heinert (Sr)01010
10Dusty Merchen (Sr)13040
14Garrett Medley (So)00010
15Linkin Ballard (8th)02010
24Owen Perry (Sr)01010
32Conner Knuppe (Sr)11010
35Grant Madsen (Jr)03010
41Kolter Clark (Sr)04000
43Chance Derner (Sr)20040

Game Story

South Dakota High School Basketball - Hill City knocked off by New Underwood

December 19, 2019: New Underwood, SD 57761

The New Underwood Tigers basketball team scored 35 points and held the visiting Hill City Rangers to 21 in the Tigers non-league triumph on Thursday.

The Tigers now sport a 3-0 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Belle Fourche for a non-league contest on Friday, January 3. New Underwood will battle a Broncs team coming off a 52-47 non-league loss to Sundance (Sundance, WY). The Broncs record now stands at 3-2.

The Rangers (0-3) will now prepare for their contest against Hot Springs (Hot Springs, SD). The Bison enter the A Region 8 contest with a 0-1 record. In their last contest, Hot Springs was defeated by Chadron (Chadron, NE), 53-15, in a non-league contest.

Rankings & Records

Hill City (19-20)

NationalSDClass
17,87414153
OverallRegionHomeAwayWin %Region %PFPA
5-162-74-61-10.238.2227551,246

New Underwood (19-20)

NationalSDClass
15,91812658
OverallRegionHomeAwayNeutralWin %Region %PFPA
9-132-76-51-72-1.409.2229721,081

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
Hill City
8.810.98.910.5-36.0
New Underwood
10.610.311.811.26.044.2

Team Stat Comparison

Hill CityNew Underwood
-Points Per Game44.1
-Rebounds Per Game29.8
-Assists Per Game11.0
-Steals Per Game10.5
-Blocks Per Game2.2

Team Leaders

Hill CityNew UnderwoodNational Avg.
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Points Per Game#10 Dusty Merchen8.85.0
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Rebounds Per Game#41 Kolter Clark8.22.6
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Assists Per Game#32 Conner Knuppe2.51.0
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Steals Per Game#10 Dusty Merchen2.90.8
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Blocks Per Game#32 Conner Knuppe0.50.3

Record Breakdown

Hill City (19-20)

New Underwood (19-20)

5-16
Overall
9-13
2-7
League
2-7
3-8
Non-League
4-4
0-1
Head to Head
1-0
4-6
Common Opponent
6-4
4-6
Home
6-5
1-10
Away
1-7
0-0
Neutral
2-1
0-1
Playoff
1-1
5-15
In-State
9-13
0-1
Out-of-State
0-0