VERMILLION, S.D. -- Jahshire Hardnett hit a 3-pointer with 2 seconds remaining for his only points of the game and Missouri-Kansas City slipped past South Dakota 78-75 on Sunday.
Giles topped UMKC with 25 points on 10-of-11 shooting from the floor. Brandon McKissic hit 9 of his 11 shots and scored 19, while Rob Whitfield hit three 3-pointers and scored 15. UMKC shot 63% from the floor (31 of 49) and hit 6 of 13 from distance.
Tyler Hagedorn topped the Coyotes (9-5) with 29 points and nine rebounds. Cody Kelley hit three 3-pointers and scored 15, while Tyler Peterson added 11 points. South Dakota shot 49% overall (26 of 53) and sank 5 of 13 from distance.
The coronavirus and college sports: NCAA reopening plans, latest news, program cuts, more
When will college football and other sports return to action? Will more athletic programs be forced to cut sports because of financial strains? Here is the latest on how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting the college sports world.
Longtime coach, executive Craig Robinson hired to lead NABC
Longtime basketball coach Craig Robinson has been hired as executive director of the National Association of Basketball Coaches.
Northwestern's Jim Phillips to chair NCAA men's hoops committee
Northwestern vice president Jim Phillips was chosen Monday to chair the NCAA Division I men's basketball committee for the 2021-22 season, succeeding Kentucky athletic director Mitch Barnhart.