Jacks, Yotes Ready for NCAA Tournament

SAN ANTONIO, T.X. (GoWatertown.net) — The women of South Dakota and South Dakota State begin their NCAA Basketball Tournament runs this Sunday and Monday in San Antonio, Texas.

South Dakota State earned the at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament and will take on the eight seed Syracuse at 4:30 p.m. in the first round of the tournament Sunday.  Coach Aaron Johnston talks about the Orange:

Eleven seeded South Dakota will play sixth-seeded Oregon at 9 p.m. on Monday. Coyote Coach Dawn Plitzuweit talks about the Ducks:

This is the fourth NCAA Division I tournament appearance for South Dakota in nine years of eligibility.  SDSU will be making its 10th NCAA Tournament appearance in 13 years.