October 22, 2013
MADISON, S.D. – The first North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) Women's Basketball Coaches' Preseason Poll was released Tuesday. Dakota State (S.D.) was picked to finish fourth in the coaches' preseason poll.
The Lady T's tallied a total of 10 points for a fourth-place finish in the poll, voted by the league coaches. Jamestown (N.D.) was picked to win the league title with Mayville State (N.D.) with the slightest margin (23-22). Valley City State (N.D.) was third with 15 points and Presentation (S.D.) fifth with 5 points.
Dakota State finished their 2012-13 season with an overall record of 6-20. The Lady T's open their season on the road on Oct. 30 with a non-conference contest at Presentation in Aberdeen, S.D.
The Lady T's play their first home game on Saturday, Nov. 16 versus Trinity Bible (N.D.). Tip-off is slated for 5 p.m. at DSU Fieldhouse.
Below is the complete 2013-14 NSAA Women's Basketball Coaches' Preseason Poll:
2013-14 North Star Athletic Association Women's Basketball Preseason Poll
Jamestown (N.D.) (3)
Mayville State (N.D.) (2)
Valley City State (N.D.)
Dakota State (S.D.)
Nick Huntimer, Dakota State University Sports Information Director