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Wear Red Saturday: Coyote Men and Women Summit League Details

Image Summit League Tournament USD men and women play Saturday at the Summit League Tournament.

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- University of South Dakota students can get free tickets to the men’s and women’s basketball games Saturday in the first round of the Summit League Tournament in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

USD women, who have won 14 games in a row, clinched a second consecutive regular season title and the tournament’s No. 1 seed. The Coyotes play Denver at noon Saturday to open the tournament at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center.

The men will be the No. 8 seed and take on top-seeded Fort Wayne at 6 p.m. Saturday. It will be a rematch of an opening round game from last season that South Dakota won.

USD students can pick up free tickets prior to each USD game by showing their student ID at the event. General tickets are also available through the PREMIER Center and TicketMaster.

All Coyote fans are encouraged to wear game-day red and join others at the USD alumni pre- and post-game parties (two hours prior to tipoff and one hour after each Coyote game) at the PREMIER Center / Sioux Falls Convention Center Rooms 11 & 12.

Summit League games will be available on ESPN3 and Midco Sports Network. The men's bracket and women's bracket. Get the latest information and game highlights at


Founded in 1862 and the first university in the Dakotas, the University of South Dakota is the only public liberal arts university in the state, with 202 undergraduate and 84 graduate programs in the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Education, Knudson School of Law, Sanford School of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, Beacom School of Business and College of Fine Arts. With an enrollment of nearly 10,000 students and more than 400 faculty, USD has a 16:1 student/faculty ratio, and it ranks among the best in academics and affordability. USD’s 18 athletic programs compete at the NCAA Division I level.


Hanna DeLange
USD News