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Streaking Jacks to host NDSU in Home Finale

Streaking Jacks to host NDSU in Home Finale

BROOKINGS, SD…The South Dakota State University wrestling team will close out the 2017-18 dual season Friday night, hosting rival North Dakota State in Big 12 Conference action. Start time for the annual Border Bell match is set for 7 p.m. at Frost Arena, with the first 500 fans receiving a Border Bell T-shirt. The Jackrabbit senior class will be honored…

DWU Sweeps Northwestern at Corn Palace

DWU Sweeps Northwestern at Corn Palace

  (Men’s Recap) MITCHELL, S.D. – With less than five minutes to play, the No. 17 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team used a 15-4 run to close out the game and defeat Great Plains Athletic Conference opponent, No. 10 Northwestern College 85-69 Wednesday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. Both offenses were slow to begin the game as the…

Day One Recap of Summit Swim-Dive Championships

Day One Recap of Summit Swim-Dive Championships

(USD Recap) SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —Isaac Morris made a splash from the diving board for South Dakota on day one of the Summit League Championships Wednesday at the Midco® Aquatic Center. He captured the first Summit League championship title of his career in the three-meter dive.  South Dakota’s Top Performers: Morris advanced to the finals with a score of 347.35…

Coaches Excited About Summit Swim/Dive Championships

Coaches Excited About Summit Swim/Dive Championships

SIOUX FALLS, SD…The Summit League Swimming and Diving Championship are being held in Sioux Falls for the first time at the Midco Aquatic Center. Denver comes in as the favorite to win again, but it’s a great chance for USD and SDSU to showcase their talents according to head coaches Jason Mahowald-USD and Doug Humphrey-SDSU. The championships got underway Wednesday…

State of Wrestling Very High at SDSU

State of Wrestling Very High at SDSU

BROOKINGS, SD… The state of wrestling at SDSU couldn’t be much better as the Jackrabbits take a 13 match winning streak into Friday’s contest with arch rival NDSU. Sunday’s win over West Virginia on the road kept the win streak going for Chris Bono’s team that has managed to stay very healthy for the most part and the wrestlers have…

Guebert Twins Making Parents Proud

Guebert Twins Making Parents Proud

Madison and Drew Guebert are twins. Really. “He’s about 6’8” and I’m about 5’7” and a half. So we don’t look much alike. Yeah, very different for sure.” Madison Says. Though they physically don’t look part, their bond on the basketball court. “I mean we just go out there and rebound for each other and just talk about life. I…

SDSU Women Brace For Tough Road Stretch To End Season

Jacks Head To Western Illinois & USD

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  The SDSU womens’ basketball team had no problem’s keeping pace with USD in the race for the Summit League regular season championship on Saturday, closing out their home season with a 96-72 win over Oral Roberts.  Honoring three seniors it was fittingly senior Alexis Alexander who led the way with 17 points as the Jacks had six…

Kocer & SDSU Wrestlers Earn Historic Wins At West Virginia

Wagner Native Wins 100th Match As Jacks Win Record 13th Straight Dual 24-9

MORGANTOWN, W. Va. – Senior 174-pounder David Kocer won his 100th career match and the South Dakota State University wrestling team set a school record with its 13th consecutive dual victory, defeating West Virginia, 24-9, Sunday afternoon at WVU Coliseum. The 12th-ranked Jackrabbits improved to 13-2 overall and remained unbeaten in Big 12 Conference duals with a 7-0 mark. West…

10th Ranked DWU Women Cruise Over Saint Mary

Tigers Win Sunday Matinee At Corn Palace 86-52

MITCHELL, S.D. – The No. 10 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team hosted the College of Saint Mary for Senior Day, as DWU took care of CSM, 86-52 in Great Plains Athletic Conference action Sunday in Mitchell.   The first field goal of the game came as Sarah Carr (Huron, S.D.) drove through the lane and made a layup, putting…

Coyote Men Pull Away From Peru State

USD Wins Non-Conference Game 98-55

VERMILLION, S.D. – Brandon Armstrong scored a career-high 24 points as the South Dakota men’s basketball team topped Peru State 98-55 in nonconference action Sunday afternoon inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center.   The Coyotes improve to 22-6 on the season, matching the most wins in a season for USD in the Division I era. Peru State, who is receiving…

Jackrabbit Men Win At ORU To Clinch Top Two Seed At Summit League Tournament

SDSU Wins 85-75

TULSA, Okla. — South Dakota State men’s basketball built an early lead and hung on late at Oral Roberts Saturday, taking down the Golden Eagles 85-75 at the Mabee Center in front of 2,568 fans. SDSU (22-6, 10-1 Summit League) shot 52.7 percent from the field and hit 10 3-pointers while going 17-for-21 at the charity stripe. Mike Daum led…

SDSU Women Stomp Oral Roberts On Senior Day

Jacks Bid Goodbye To Three Seniors With 96-72 Win

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Scoring balance again was the key for the South Dakota State Saturday afternoon as the Jackrabbits had six players score in double figures in their 96-72 Summit League win over Oral Roberts in front of 2,403 fans at Frost Arena. SDSU has now scored 90 or more points seven times this season and four times in its last…

Coyote Women Dump Doane

USD Wins 96-54

VERMILLION, S.D.—South Dakota cruised to its 15th-straight victory with a 96-54 drubbing of Doane inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center on Saturday afternoon.   South Dakota (21-5, 11-0 Summit) returns to Summit League action next week with three games remaining in the regular season. The game served as an exhibition for Doane (7-19, 2-16 GPAC).   All 13 Coyotes scored…

Mustang Men Outlast Augustana

SMSU Wins In Sioux Falls 81-77

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Southwest Minnesota State pushed its winning streak to five straight and pulled to within one game of Minnesota State in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference South Division standings, after earning a hard-fought 81-77 victory over Augustana on Saturday night at the Sioux Arena.   SMSU and Minnesota State will meet next Friday night at the R/A…

Augie Women Bounce Back Against SMSU

Deliver Dave Krauth 599th Career Win With 77-58 Victory

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — On senior day, with alumni in the building, the fifth-ranked Augustana women’s basketball team routed Southwest Minnesota State 77-58 Saturday afternoon inside the Sioux Falls Arena.   The Vikings improved to 22-2 overall and 18-2 in the NSIC and Dave Krauth earned his 599th victory as a college head coach. With the win the Vikings have…

USF Sweeps Augie at SF Arena

USF Sweeps Augie at SF Arena

SIOUX FALLS… The University of Sioux Falls basketball teams earned a sweep of cross-town rival Augustana Friday night at the Sioux Falls Arena. Mariah Szymasnski scored 23 points as the Coo built a big early lead in the women’s game. Shelby Selland rallied the Vikes with 18 points and 9 rebounds. But USF prevailed 64-59 in overtime, handing Augie just…

Miller Leads Jacks to big win over Denver at Frost

Miller Leads Jacks to big win over Denver at Frost

BROOKINGS, SD…With five players scoring in double figures, the South Dakota State women’s basketball team recorded a 95-59 win over Denver Thursday night in Summit League play in front of 1,543 fans at Frost Arena. The Jackrabbits, now 20-5 and 9-1, have won 20 or more games for the seventh-straight season and 12th time in the last 13 seasons. Macy…

Coyotes With Impressive Win over Fort Wayne

Coyotes With Impressive Win over Fort Wayne

VERMILLION, S.D. – Five players in double-digit scoring led the South Dakota men’s basketball team to an 86-69 victory over Fort Wayne Thursday night inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center. Matt Mooney and Triston Simpson each tallied a team-high 17 points while Nick Fuller came off the bench for 14 points. Tyler Hagedorn and Tyler Peterson each added 10 points…