Saturday's game features the Purdue Fort Wayne Mastodons (4-0) and the South Dakota Coyotes (3-1) facing off at Desert Diamond Arena (on November 18) at 4:30 PM ET. This matchup, according to our computer prediction, will result in an 80-74 win for Purdue Fort Wayne.

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South Dakota vs. Purdue Fort Wayne Game Info & Odds

  • Date: Saturday, November 18, 2023
  • Time: 4:30 PM ET
  • Where: Glendale, Arizona
  • Venue: Desert Diamond Arena

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South Dakota vs. Purdue Fort Wayne Score Prediction

  • Prediction: Purdue Fort Wayne 80, South Dakota 74

Spread & Total Prediction for South Dakota vs. Purdue Fort Wayne

  • Computer Predicted Spread: Purdue Fort Wayne (-6.4)
  • Computer Predicted Total: 154.5

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South Dakota Performance Insights

  • Offensively, South Dakota averaged 69.3 points per game (235th-ranked in college basketball) last year. It gave up 73.6 points per contest on defense (279th-ranked).
  • Last year the Coyotes averaged 30.2 rebounds per game (266th-ranked in college basketball) and ceded 31.9 rebounds per contest (231st-ranked).
  • South Dakota ranked 249th in the country with 12.2 assists per contest.
  • The Coyotes, who ranked 122nd in college basketball with 11.3 turnovers per game, forced 9.4 turnovers per contest, which was seventh-worst in college basketball.
  • The Coyotes made 8.9 three-pointers per game last season (39th-ranked in college basketball), and they sported a 38.9% three-point percentage (fifth-best).
  • South Dakota ceded 8.3 treys per game (300th-ranked in college basketball). It allowed opposing teams to shoot 35.7% (295th-ranked) from three-point land.
  • South Dakota attempted 33.6 two-pointers per game last season, which accounted for 59.6% of the shots it took (and 63.6% of the team's baskets). Meanwhile, it attempted 22.8 treys per contest, which were 40.4% of its shots (and 36.4% of the team's buckets).

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