Northern Iowa has added a basketball transfer from Virginia. Head coach Ben Jacobson announced that guard Paul Jesperson is now on the Panthers’ roster. Jesperson played in 56 games and started 33 over the last two seasons for the Cavaliers. He will sit out this season and have two years of eligibility remaining.
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The South Dakota men’s basketball team made head coach Craig Smith’s home debut a winning one as the Coyotes topped Wayne State (Neb.) 86-69 Wednesday night.