MBB: Jacks hoping to avoid last years mistakes at Summit Tournament

Brent Nathaniel
Thanks to Dellas Cole from Brookings Radio

BROOKINGS, S.D. (Brookings Radio) — Top-seed South Dakota State faces Omaha Saturday evening at the Sanford Pentagon to open the Summit League men’s basketball post-season tournament.

The Jacks are looking to avoid a repeat of last year, when, as top seed, SDSU lost in the opening round. But head coach Eric Henderson says Douglas Wilson is healthy and will play this year:

SDSU and Omaha didn’t play each other in the regular season – Henderson says that makes scouting unique:

The tournament champion receives an automatic bid into the NCAA tournament.