Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Roos versus the Coyotes? Tip off is at at 8:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on Summ. The game will be played at Sanford Coyote Sports Center in Vermillion, SD. In this Summit matchup, Kansas City is favored bt -2.5 vs. South Dakota. The over/under for the game is 147.5 points.


The Pick: South Dakota Coyotes +2.5

This game will be played at Sanford Coyote Sports Center at 8:00 ET on Thursday, February 22nd.


  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-69 in favor of the Coyotes.
  • Not only will South Dakota pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +2.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 147.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.

Is a Road Win Possible for Kansas City?

The Kansas City team, who has an overall record of 12-15, is set to face off against South Dakota today. In road games this season, Kansas City has gone 3-10, while they have a 6-5 record at home. As of today’s game, Kansas City holds a 12-12 record against the spread. Over their last ten games, Kansas City has been solid, going 4-1 vs. the spread.

Up to this point, games involving Kansas City have had an average of 143.2 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 140.2 points. Their over/under record is 12-11-1. The Roos’ last five games have finished with a combined 138 points per game and an over/under record of 2-3.

The Roos’ offense finished with 72 points in their previous game, mirroring their current average of 71.9 points per contest. On offense, Kansas City has been struggling with their efficiency, coming into today’s game with a field goal percentgage of 42%. So far, they are 300th in free-throws made on a free throw shooting percentage of 69%.

The Roos’ defense is presently ranked 125th nationally, allowing an average of 70.3 points per contest. In their previous game vs. South Dakota State, the Jackrabbits finished with a field goal percentage of 38% and a total of 67 points vs. Kansas City.

Will the Coyotes Defense Show Up at Home?

The Coyotes, who have a record of 10-17, will play Kansas City today. They have gone 4-11 when playing away from home and 3-6 at home. As of now, South Dakota holds a 12-12 record vs. the spread heading into today’s game. In their last ten games, South Dakota has an impressive 4-1 record vs. the spread.

In 27 games, South Dakota comes in with an over/under mark of 13-11-0, with their games averaging 156.2 points per game. Over the course of the last five games, the Coyotes’ games have averaged 165 points per game, along with an over/under record of 4-1.

South Dakota’s offense had a good outing, putting up 80 points against St. Thomas (MN). They achieved a 56.9% field goal percentage and went 11/16 from the free-throw line. Bostyn Holt led the team in scoring, putting up 23 points. Additionally, Kaleb Stewart contributed 16 points for the Coyotes.

Coming into today’s game, the South Dakota defense is giving up an average of 79.1 points per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 8.1 threes per game vs. Kansas City. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 35.6%.