(Bookings, SD) — The South Dakota State University men’s basketball team will enter the NCAA tournament as a 13 seed in the Midwest Region. The team learned their placement in the tournament yesterday while gathered at Cubbys in downtown Brookings to watch Selection Sunday coverage. The Jackrabbits will open play Thursday in Buffalo, taking on Providence. They go into the tournament with a perfect season in league play, with a 21 and 0 record after adding three more wins in the conference tournament. They were also the first team in South Dakota and Summit League history to win 30 games in a season, with only four losses overall.