Coyotes say goodbye to Dawn Plitzuweit and hello to new head coach

The Coyotes have now filled the head coach position for the 2022-23 season, which was left vacant after Dawn Plitzuweit took the position of West Virginia University’s head coach. USD announced on April 10 Plitzuweit’s replacement would be Kayla Karius.  Karius was an assistant under Plitzuweit in 2016-18 before she spent time at Wisconsin and […]

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Sjerven, Lamb enter WNBA Draft with Sjerven heading to Minnesota Lynx

Redshirt seniors Chloe Lamb and Hannah Sjerven both entered the WNBA draft, with Sjerven being drafted in the third round as the 28th pick by the Minnesota Lynx. Lamb and Sjerven were part of the South Dakota team that took down top-seeded teams in Baylor and Ole Miss.  During the conference season, the women’s basketball […]

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Women’s basketball secures top seed in Summit League Tournament with 76-47 win over North Dakota

The No. 20/12 South Dakota Coyotes (27-2, 16-0 conf.) clinched the regular-season Summit League Championship after defeating North Dakota 76-47. The starting five included all four seniors who were celebrating senior day and junior Chloe Lamb. The seniors Megan Bonar, Madison McKeever, Ciara Duffy and Taylor Fredrick have all played for the Coyotes for four […]

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2020: The year of the senior

Both the Coyotes men’s and women’s basketball teams are led by a strong group of seniors as they prepare for the second half of conference play.  The USD women (19-2, 8-0) are atop the Summit League standings at the mid-point for the regular season and rank No. 21 in the latest Associated Press Top 25. […]

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