Jeff Goodman hands out grades on this year's college basketball head-coaching hires from Virginia Tech down to Kennesaw State, with the Hokies earning top marks for adding Buzz Williams.
Chiney Ogwumike scored 23 points to become the Pac-12's career scoring leader, and Stanford used a couple big runs to pull away from 15th-seeded South Dakota and win 81-62 in the first round of the NCAA women's tournament Saturday night.
Polly Harrington scored 16 points to lead South Dakota to an 82-71 win over Denver for the Summit League basketball title and the Coyotes' first trip to the NCAA tournament.
South Dakota has decided not to retain interim coach Joey James, the school announced Tuesday.
Denver rolls past South Dakota 71-55
South Dakota State beats South Dakota 75-61
N. Dakota St. dumps S. Dakota to cinch title 82-54
S Dakota snaps string, beats W Illinois, 64-54
South Dakota edges Nebraska-Omaha 87-86
South Dakota turns away IUPUI 71-67
IPFW pushes past South Dakota 75-69
Olson leads Denver past South Dakota 75-67
South Dakota thumps Peru State College 80-40
S. Dakota St. edges S. Dakota 70-68
North Dakota State escapes South Dakota 66-63
Nebraska-Omaha defeats South Dakota 77-73