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SDSU Men Cruise Past Fighting Hawks 99-63

SDSU Men Cruise Past Fighting Hawks 99-63

BROOKINGS, S.D. — South Dakota State stomped North Dakota Tuesday night, rolling to a 99-63 win in front of 1,874 fans at Frost Arena behind double figure scoring efforts from four Jackrabbits. The Jackrabbits moved to 9-4 on the season while shooting nearly 60 percent, finishing 33-for-56 (58.9 percent) from the field with 28 made free throws. Mike Daum led all…

Jackrabbits Excited For Shot At Defending National Champions

SDSU Heads To FCS Semifinals

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  The South Dakota State football team is two wins away from a national championship after their impressive performance on Saturday in the FCS Quarterfinals.  The Jackrabbits throttled New Hampshire from start to finish last Saturday, winning their first ever quarterfinal game 56-14. SDSU now heads to the FCS Semifinals against defending national champion James Madison, a team…

SDSU’s Jake Wieneke To Receive Doris Robinson Award

Honored For Work In Classroom & Community

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  South Dakota State University wide receiver Jake Wieneke added to his growing list of awards Monday by being named the 2017 recipient of the STATS FCS Doris Robinson Scholar-Athlete Award. In its third year and named after the wife of legendary Grambling State coach Eddie Robinson, the award is presented to an FCS student-athlete who excels not…

Coyotes Tested By EWU Before Road Trip

USD Heads Into Three Game Western Swing With 9-3 Record

VERMILLION, S.D.  —  Before taking off for a three game western road swing, the Coyote men edged perennial Big Sky contender Eastern Washington 75-73 at the Sanford Coyote sports center yesterday. Matt Mooney and Trey-Burch Manning each scored 19 to help USD improve to 9-3. The Coyotes open their road trip Thursday at Northern Arizona.    

Coyotes Hold Off Eastern Washington

USD Men Win At Home 75-73

VERMILLION, S.D. – When the South Dakota men’s basketball team needed it most, Trey Burch-Manning and Matt Mooney answered the call, scoring the final 15 points for the Coyotes to push USD to a 75-73 victory Sunday afternoon over Eastern Washington.   The duo each tallied a game-high 19 points, which was a season-high for Burch-Manning. Nick Fuller added 11…

Loss Of Goedert Didn’t Stop SDSU Offense Against New Hampshire

Jacks Score 49 On Offense Despite Losing All-American Tight End

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Perhaps the most impressive thing about South Dakota State’s FCS Quarterfinal win over New Hampshire was the fact their offense was so good despite missing the services of All-American tight end Dallas Goedert. On the first play of the game Goedert hauled in a 19 yard pass but aggravated an ankle injury when he was tackled.  Though…

SDSU Women Bowl Over Bowling Green

Jacks End Homestand With

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Junior Macy Miller scored a game-high 22 points and snared a game-high nine rebounds to lead the South Dakota State women’s basketball team to a 76-44 nonconference win Saturday night before 1,771 fans at Frost Arena. The Jackrabbits, who improved to 8-2, also got 11 points from junior Madison Guebert. All 10 Jackrabbits scored in the contest…

Augie’s Long Distance Barrage Buries Mary

Viking Men Win 114-81

SIOUX FALLS, SD – Nine different Vikings hit at least one 3-pointer, as Augustana hit 22 triples for the game, which sets a new single-game record. Couple that with a pair of double-digit first half runs and the Augustana men’s basketball team cruised to a comfortable 114-81 win over U-Mary on Saturday night at the Sioux Falls Arena. The win…

FCS QUARTERFINALS: SDSU Slams New Hampshire To Reach Semifinals For First Time

Jacks Beat UNH 56-14 To Set Up Semifinal Date At James Madison

BROOKINGS, S.D. – Wide receiver Jake Wieneke caught two touchdown passes and ran for another for a South Dakota State team that cruised into to the Football Championship Subdivision semifinals for the first time in program history with a 56-14 victory over New Hampshire Saturday afternoon at Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium. The fifth-seeded Jackrabbits improved to 11-2 overall in winning…

This Time The Coyote Beats The Roadrunner

USD Women Beat Bakersfield 66-50

VERMILLION, S.D.—South Dakota sophomore guard Madison McKeever paced the Coyotes with 17 points in a 66-50 victory over CSU Bakersfield inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center on Saturday afternoon.   “We did a great job on the defensive end for the entire game today,” said USD head coach Dawn Plitzuweit. “CSU Bakersfield is an athletic team that requires you to…

Augie Grapplers Beat Northwestern As Part Of 3-1 Day At Duals

Vikings Beat Red Raiders 35-6

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Augustana wrestling team turned in a solid day, as the Vikings hosted four duals at the Augustana Duals. Even with the Vikings being open at 133 pounds during the Augie Duals, Augustana went on to take three out of the four duals at the Elmen Center on Saturday.   Augustana kicked off the duals with…

Rolling Northern State Basketball Teams Sweep Bemidji State

Women Win 65-55 While Men Are Victorious 75054

WOMEN’S RECAP Aberdeen, S.D. – The No. 14 Northern State University women’s basketball team took down Bemidji State in their third conference victory of the season, 65-55. The Wolves improve to 7-1 overall and 3-0 in the league, notching their sixth straight win.   The Wolves led from the first basket of the game scoring 15 points in the first,…

South Dakota State Men Rout Concordia

Six In Double Figures To Lead Jacks To 103-67 Win

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Six Jackrabbits scored in double figures as South Dakota State cruised to a 103-67 win over Concordia (Neb.) Friday night at Frost Arena Playing in front of 2,105 fans at home, SDSU (8-4) snapped a two-game skid with the dominant victory, shooting 54.4 percent as a team with a 17-for-30 effort beyond the arc. The Jackrabbits have…

Augustana Women Roll While Men Stunned By Minot

Viking Women Win 83-52 While Men Fall 78-75

WOMEN’S RECAP SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A big run to start the second half and a balanced attack throughout propelled the Augustana women’s basketball team to a comfortable 83-52 win over Minot State on Friday in the Vikings Northern Sun home-opener at the Sioux Falls Arena.                     The win keeps the Vikings perfect on the season, as they move to…

Jackrabbits Ready To “Weather” Conditions In FCS Quarterfinals

SDSU Hosts New Hampshire Tomorrow At 2 PM

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Tomorrow’s FCS Quarterfinal game with New Hampshire is the latest a South Dakota State football team has ever played. And as the only Division One team in the Dakotas playing outdoors, that means the elements will play a role. That could hurt the high octane Jackrabbit offense.  State has had near perfect conditions for most of the…

Northern State Hoops Fulfilling High Expectations

Wolves Men Are 8-1 While Women Are 6-1

ABERDEEN, S.D.  —  It’s a busy night in the NSIC and up in Aberdeen, where the Barnett Center will be rocking as per usual as Northern hosts a doubleheader with Bemidji State. This year there’s a little more excitement surrounding both teams.  The Northern women were picked second in the preseason poll while them men were picked to win the…

SDSU Prepare For Physical New Hampshire In FCS Quarterfinals

State Hosting Second Straight Playoff Game

BROOKINGS, S.D.  — In the first 126 years of South Dakota State football, the Jackrabbits played just one home playoff game. On Saturday the Rabbits will play their third playoff game in two year old Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium, which gives you an idea of why their national championship dreams seem closer to reality. “We can almost taste it. We’re getting…

SDSU Women Learn From Louisville & Build Resume With Oklahoma

Jacks Now 7-2

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  The SDSU women’s basketball team has good reason to believe they’ll be in the NCAA Tournament come March after another resume building win over Big 12 power Oklahoma. Three days after losing by four to fourth ranked Louisville, SDSU held on to beat the Sooners 67-61 at Frost Arena last night to improve to 7-2.  It’s another win…