Who's Playing

South Dakota @ Northern Colorado

Current Records: South Dakota 5-3; Northern Colorado 5-5

What to Know

The South Dakota Coyotes will take on the Northern Colorado Bears on the road at 8 p.m. ET on Tuesday at Bank of Colorado Arena. Both teams seek to continue their momentum from their previous wins.

The Coyotes simply couldn't be stopped last Friday, as they easily beat the Waldorf College Warriors at home 93-37.

Meanwhile, the Montana Grizzlies typically have all the answers at home, but this past Saturday Northern Colorado proved too difficult a challenge. Northern Colorado skirted past Montana 78-75.

South Dakota is expected to lose this next one by 9.5. Those betting on them against the spread shouldn't have high expectations for them since the team is 0-2 ATS when expected to lose.

South Dakota is now 5-3 while the Bears sit at 5-5. The Coyotes and Northern Colorado are both 2-2 after wins this season, but that symmetry won't hold for long.

How To Watch

  • When: Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET
  • Where: Bank of Colorado Arena -- Greeley, Colorado
  • Follow: CBS Sports App


The Bears are a big 9.5-point favorite against the Coyotes, according to the latest college basketball odds.

The line has drifted a bit towards the Bears, as the game opened with the Bears as a 7.5-point favorite.

Over/Under: -111

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Series History

Northern Colorado have won both of the games they've played against South Dakota in the last seven years.

  • Dec 20, 2019 - Northern Colorado 87 vs. South Dakota 68
  • Nov 25, 2017 - Northern Colorado 63 vs. South Dakota 62