USD Men Lose, Coyote Women Win on Thursday

In the Dakota Showcase for men’s basketball last night in the Pentagon, North Dakota edged South Dakota 75-71.  Stanley Umude led the winless Coyotes with 30 points.  In the nightcap, South Dakota State nipped North Dakota State 77-75.

The U-S-D women’s basketball squad won at Wichita State last night 62-54 as senior Chloe Lamb led the Coyotes with 29 points and 11 rebounds.  It was the 300th college coaching victory for South Dakota’s Dawn Plitzuweit.