Drake plays SD

South Dakota (1-0) vs. Drake (1-0)

Knapp Center, Des Moines, Iowa; Sunday, 3 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: South Dakota and Drake both look to put winning streaks together . South Dakota won 59-53 over Air Force on Thursday. Drake is coming off an 87-61 win at home over Coe on Tuesday.

A YEAR AGO: These programs faced each other twice during the 2020-21 campaign, with Drake sweeping the season series.

DID YOU KNOW: Drake limited its nine non-conference opponents to an average of just 60.6 points per game last season. The Bulldogs offense scored 77.8 points per contest on their way to an 8-1 record against competition outside the Missouri Valley Conference. South Dakota went 0-4 against non-conference programs in 2020-21.

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