, Sanford Pentagon, Sioux Falls, South Dakota; Thursday, 5 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Saint Mary’s is taking on Northern Iowa in a postseason game at Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls. Northern Iowa lost 93-87 to Western Kentucky in its most recent game, while Saint Mary’s came up short in a 73-56 game against Memphis in its last outing.
DID YOU KNOW: Each of these teams posted winning records against non-conference competition last season. Saint Mary’s went 12-2 against schools outside its conference, while Northern Iowa went 9-1 in such games.