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SDSU Women Face Notre Dame

SDSU Women Face Notre Dame

The South Dakota State women’s basketball team (9-6) finishes its nonconference schedule when it travels to Notre Dame, Ind., to take on the second ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish (11-0) Thursday. Tipoff time is 6 p.m. on 104.1 The Wolf.

The Jackrabbits need to return to the win column after a 66-45 loss at UALR Dec. 29 in Little Rock, Ark.

The Fighting Irish enter Thursday’s game on an 11-game winning streak after knocking off Oregon State, 70-58, Dec. 29.

South Dakota State is ranked 17th in the latest CollegeInsider Mid-Major poll while Notre Dame is ranked second in both the Associated Press and the USA Today Sports/ESPN Top 25 Coaches Polls.

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