Last Weekend of Regular Season for Sioux Falls Cougars Basketball
The USF men and women’s basketball teams wrap up their regular season this weekend as the Cougars are on the road at Minnesota St., and Concordia St-Paul the next two nights.
The Cougars finish the regular season on the road, and are coming off of a 81-63 home win over Wayne State last Saturday. They hit 13 of 20 three pointers in the game.
The women (12-12 9-11), look to sweep the number 21 ranked Mavericks and avenge its 25 point home loss to Concordia-St. Paul earlier this year.
The Cougars are led by junior Laura Johnson, who has played the most minutes (35.5) in the NSIC, has recorded nine double-doubles (35th in Division II), and averages 13.2 points and 8.7 rebounds per game.
The men lost to the Mavericks 74-52, but beat Concordia-St. Paul, 77-68, for their first-ever NSIC conference win earlier this year.
The Cougars (11-13, 7-13) are 1-8 on the road. Concordia-St.Paul has won the five straight wins, and six of seven, but the Cougars are 5-1 all-time against the Golden Bears. The Cougars are 2-6 all-time against the Mavericks.
Senior James Radar leads the Cougars in scoring with 12.0 points per game, and 4.5 rebounds per game.
The NSIC Conference Tournament begins Wednesday, February 27