Get Unlimited Access – for Free

See all the latest scores & stats from your favorite teams! Simply sign in or create your free MaxPreps account to unlock this page - it only takes a minute to join.

The Harding County (Buffalo, SD) varsity basketball team won Saturday's home non-conference game against New Underwood (SD) by a score of 66-46.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
New Underwood131181446
Harding County721142466
Final score provided by J. Wammen.
  • Recap
  • Box Score
  • Matchup

Game Stats

New Underwood

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals46174538
4Connor Heinert (Sr)21250
10Dusty Merchen (Sr)0060
14Garrett Medley (So)82367
15Linkin Ballard (8th)31250
24Owen Perry (Sr)0020
32Conner Knuppe (Sr)31119
34Jordan Wright (Jr)0010
35Grant Madsen (Jr)155683
41Kolter Clark (Sr)94944
43Chance Derner (Sr)633100
Harding County

Scoring

#Athlete NamePtsFGFGAFG%
Team Totals66245841
1Royale Martian621020
3Kelby Hett (Fr)0020
5Zack Anders1861540
10Keegan Hett (Fr)84667
12Dawson Kautzman (Fr)3010
20Robert Hansen0030
23Camden Hett2081747
33Garrett George933100
42Jace Klempel (Jr)211100
New Underwood

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals41429
10Dusty Merchen (Sr)040
14Garrett Medley (So)2367
15Linkin Ballard (8th)11100
32Conner Knuppe (Sr)020
34Jordan Wright (Jr)010
41Kolter Clark (Sr)1333
Harding County

Three-Pointers

#Athlete Name3FG3FGA3FG%
Team Totals32114
1Royale Martian1617
5Zack Anders1617
10Keegan Hett (Fr)020
12Dawson Kautzman (Fr)010
20Robert Hansen020
23Camden Hett1425
New Underwood

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals133142
4Connor Heinert (Sr)1250
10Dusty Merchen (Sr)020
15Linkin Ballard (8th)010
24Owen Perry (Sr)020
32Conner Knuppe (Sr)1911
35Grant Madsen (Jr)5683
41Kolter Clark (Sr)3650
43Chance Derner (Sr)33100
Harding County

Two-Pointers

#Athlete Name2FG2FGA2FG%
Team Totals213757
1Royale Martian1425
3Kelby Hett (Fr)020
5Zack Anders5956
10Keegan Hett (Fr)44100
20Robert Hansen010
23Camden Hett71354
33Garrett George33100
42Jace Klempel (Jr)11100
New Underwood

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals8989
14Garrett Medley (So)22100
32Conner Knuppe (Sr)11100
35Grant Madsen (Jr)5683
Harding County

Free Throws

#Athlete NameFTFTAFT%
Team Totals152171
1Royale Martian1250
5Zack Anders55100
12Dawson Kautzman (Fr)3475
15Gage Gilbert (Fr)020
23Camden Hett3475
33Garrett George3475
New Underwood

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals5273217424
4Connor Heinert (Sr)101002
10Dusty Merchen (Sr)134413
14Garrett Medley (So)022102
15Linkin Ballard (8th)000106
24Owen Perry (Sr)000010
32Conner Knuppe (Sr)145616
34Jordan Wright (Jr)000002
35Grant Madsen (Jr)022000
40Ethan Tussing (Jr)011000
41Kolter Clark (Sr)2911310
43Chance Derner (Sr)066203
Harding County

Rebs, Asst, Steals and TOs

#Athlete NameOffDefTot RebAstStlsTO
Team Totals112435111610
1Royale Martian145431
3Kelby Hett (Fr)111
5Zack Anders112433
10Keegan Hett (Fr)221
12Dawson Kautzman (Fr)441
21Cayden Floyd33
23Camden Hett3710333
24Cody Barnett (So)11
30David Tilus (Sr)111
33Garrett George23522
35Sam Larson1
42Jace Klempel (Jr)111
New Underwood

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals111220
4Connor Heinert (Sr)00010
10Dusty Merchen (Sr)00040
11Emmitt Richter (So)00010
14Garrett Medley (So)01010
15Linkin Ballard (8th)00020
24Owen Perry (Sr)00010
32Conner Knuppe (Sr)00040
35Grant Madsen (Jr)00120
41Kolter Clark (Sr)10020
43Chance Derner (Sr)00040
Harding County

Blocks, Charges and Fouls

#Athlete NameBlkDeflChrgPFTF
Team Totals2
23Camden Hett2

Game Story

South Dakota High School Basketball - Harding County topples New Underwood

February 1, 2020: Buffalo, SD 57720

In Saturday's non-league contest, the Harding County Ranchers (Buffalo, SD) basketball team were winner over the visiting New Underwood Tigers (New Underwood, SD), by a score of 66-46.

The Ranchers now sport a 10-3 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Tiospaye Topa for a B Region 8 contest on Thursday, February 13.

The Tigers (6-8) will now prepare for their contest against Philip (Philip, SD). The Scotties go into the B Region 7 outing with a 5-10 record. In their last outing, Philip defeated Newell (Newell, SD), 64-53, in a non-league outing.

Rankings & Records

New Underwood (19-20)

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

Harding County (19-20)

NationalSDClass
8,3346828
OverallRegionHomeAwayNeutralWin %Region %PFPA
17-56-310-15-22-2.773.6671,5611,175

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
New Underwood
10.610.311.811.26.044.2
Harding County
16.518.417.118.510.071.0

Team Stat Comparison

New UnderwoodHarding County
44.1Points Per Game70.9
29.8Rebounds Per Game38.0
11.0Assists Per Game16.1
10.5Steals Per Game12.8
2.2Blocks Per Game2.7

Team Leaders

New UnderwoodHarding CountyNational Avg.
#10 Dusty Merchen8.8Points Per Game#23 Camden Hett22.15.0
#41 Kolter Clark8.2Rebounds Per Game#23 Camden Hett8.82.6
#32 Conner Knuppe2.5Assists Per Game#5 Zack Anders7.21.0
#10 Dusty Merchen2.9Steals Per Game#23 Camden Hett3.20.8
#32 Conner Knuppe0.5Blocks Per Game#23 Camden Hett1.50.3

Record Breakdown

New Underwood (19-20)

Harding County (19-20)

9-13
Overall
17-5
2-7
League
6-3
4-4
Non-League
8-1
0-1
Head to Head
1-0
5-4
Common Opponent
6-2
6-5
Home
10-1
1-7
Away
5-2
2-1
Neutral
2-2
1-1
Playoff
1-1
9-13
In-State
14-4
0-0
Out-of-State
3-1