South Dakota hosts UC Irvine in cross-conference matchup

Posted 12/9/22

South Dakota and UC Irvine meet in non-conference action. Saturday's meeting is the first this season for the squads. South Dakota is 3-0 at home, and UC Irvine is 1-2 on the road.

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South Dakota hosts UC Irvine in cross-conference matchup

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UC Irvine Anteaters (6-3) at South Dakota Coyotes (5-5)

Vermillion, South Dakota; Saturday, 2 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: The South Dakota Coyotes take on the UC Irvine Anteaters in a non-conference matchup.

The Coyotes are 3-0 on their home court. South Dakota is fifth in the Summit with 23.4 defensive rebounds per game led by Tasos Kamateros averaging 4.6.

The Anteaters are 1-2 in road games. UC Irvine is second in the Big West with 27.7 defensive rebounds per game led by Bent Leuchten averaging 4.1.

TOP PERFORMERS: A.J. Plitzuweit is scoring 12.0 points per game with 2.6 rebounds and 1.9 assists for the Coyotes. Kruz Perrott-Hunt is averaging 11.0 points and 2.4 rebounds while shooting 33.9% for South Dakota.

DJ Davis is averaging 16 points for the Anteaters. Dawson Baker is averaging 13.3 points for UC Irvine.

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.