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South Dakota names Nebraska assistant Craig Smith next men's head coach

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VERMILLION, SD (KTIV) - Nebraska Assistant Craig Smith will be named the next Head Coach for the South Dakota men's basketball team.

Smith has spent the last two years as an assistant with the Huskers.
NU advanced to its first NCAA Tournament since 1998 this season.

His first head coaching job was with Mayville State, where he was named the NAIA Coach of the Year in 2007.

Smith will be introduced at 2 p.m. during a press conference Monday in Vermillion.

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