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College men's basketball: Myer, Burns power UMD

Brandon Myer's 22 points and Sean Burns' 18-point, 10-rebound double-double powered Minnesota Duluth past Augustana 81-72 in NSIC action Friday night in Sioux Falls, S.D.

Brandon Myer's 22 points and Sean Burns' 18-point, 10-rebound double-double powered Minnesota Duluth past Augustana 81-72 in NSIC action Friday night in Sioux Falls, S.D.

The Bulldogs (13-8 overall, 10-7 NSIC) rallied from a 38-32 halftime deficit to win for the sixth time in eight games. Fifteen of Myer's points and all 11 of Mamadou Ngom's came in the second half as UMD outscored the Vikings 49-34.

The Bulldogs shot better than 50 percent (32-for-60) from the field overall.

A.J. Plitzuweit led Augustana (13-10, 9-8) with 17 points.

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