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S. Dakota State hires new coach

South Dakota State will hire Iowa State assistant T.J. Otzelberger, the school announced Thursday.

Otzelberger, 38, was an assistant with the Cyclones from 2006-2013 and again for the past two seasons. He was a finalist a year ago before Iowa State opted to hire Steve Prohm to replace Fred Hoiberg.

Otzelberger will replace Scott Nagy, who left earlier this month for the Wright State job.

The Jackrabbits were 26-8 last season, 12-4 in the Summit League and lost in the first round of the NCAA tournament to Maryland. They will return leading scorer and first-team all-league player Mike Daum, but lose their starting backcourt of George Marshall and Deondre Parks.