The SDSU men look to threepeat as Summit League Champions but first they will have to go through the Western Illinois Leathernecks. The Jackrabbits finished the regular season 18-11 overall and 10-4 in Summit League play.
The Leathernecks come in as the sixth seed while SDSU drew a three seed. SDSU beat the Leathernecks both times the teams played in the regular season.
The Leathernecks finished with a 10-19 record in the regular season and were 4-10 in Summit League play.
SDSU is paced by Jordan Dykstra who is averaging 16.4 points per game. Following him is Brayden Carlson who is averaging 15.1 points a game making a tough one, two punch.
The winner will take on IPFW in the second round. The Mastodons dispatched IUPUI 85-47 on Saturday. Second round tip-off is Monday at 8:30.