SOUTH DAKOTA COYOTES
Location: Vermillion, S.D.
President: James W. Abbott
Director of Athletics: David Herbster
ON THE WEB
A South Dakota player has earned Summit League Tournament MVP honors each of the last two seasons (Nicole Seekamp, 2013; Polly Harrington, 2014) in its first two years of tournament eligibility.
- South Dakota earned its first bid to the NCAA Tournament in just its second year of eligibility last year, ending rival South Dakota State's five-year run of Summit League Tournament titles.
- The Coyotes landed a league-high three players on the preseason all-league teams and return eight of their top nine scorers from last season led by Nicole Seekamp (15.5 ppg).
- In the past two seasons, USD has a combined 2-2 (.500) record in postseason tournaments (WBI, NCAA).