AJ Plitzuweit Transferring from Augustana to South Dakota
Guard A.J. Plitzuweit is transferring to Division I South Dakota, where, because of NCAA transfer rules, he will sit out the 2019-20 season before suiting up for the Coyotes in the 2020-21 season.
Plitzuweit, the 2018 South Dakota Gatorade Player of the Year and Mr. Basketball at Vermillion, after averaging 34 points, nine rebounds and four assists per game as a senior.
He set a Tanninger single-game scoring record when he scored 52 points in a game against Lennox.
At Augie last season he averaged 15 points, four assists, and three rebounds a game en route to landing the NSIC's top freshman honors.
Plitzuweit, the son of Coyote women's basketball head coach Dawn Plitzuweit, will have three years of eligibility remaining in Vermillion.