From The Summit (Jan. 16)

From The Summit (Jan. 16)

Inside The Summit League
Now in its second season, “Inside The Summit League” is hosted by Tom Nieman. Visit to view the list of channels and times or to watch online.  This week’s show includes analysis, recaps and highlights from men’s and women’s basketball action and the campus spotlight on South Dakota State through the eyes of student-athlete Steph Paluch.

Men’s Basketball / Women’s Basketball
The Summit League men’s and women’s basketball league play began last weekend … The men’s and women’s weekly notebooks and the men’s and women’s resource pages supply all the necessary league info to follow the season.

Swimming & Diving
All seven league teams are competing this weekend … Highlighting this weekend’s schedule are a pair of teams at home … Denver hosts BYU and Mexico on Friday and Wyoming on Saturday … Also on Saturday, South Dakota hosts league opponent Western Illinois.

Men’s Tennis / Women’s Tennis
Denver’s nationally-ranked men’s and women’s tennis teams were tabbed as Summit League favorites in the preseason tennis poll, released Jan. 15 … IUPUI, South Dakota State and Fort Wayne begin their men’s dual seasons this weekend (2014 men’s composite schedule) … The IUPUI women also begin their season this weekend (2014 women’s composite schedule).

Indoor Track & Field
Six teams are in action this weekend … Omaha and South Dakota are at the Holiday Inn Invitational a two-day meet hosted by Nebraska, while IUPUI is at the Kentucky Invitational ... On Saturday, North Dakota State hosts the Bison Classic where South Dakota State will also be competing and Western Illinois is at Illini Classic.

“Inside The Summit League”
Summit League Championships
Twitter: @thesummitleague // @summithoops // @summitchamps

Below is a Storify edition of The Summit League’s “Week in Tweets”