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FCS SEMIFINALS: Jacks Turnover National Championship Shot In Loss At James Madison

SDSU Commits FCS Playoff Record 10 Turnovers In 51-16 Season-Ending Loss

HARRISONBURG, VA  —  The best season in South Dakota State football history came to an end in one of the worst ways imaginable. The Jackrabbits, who had previously committed no more than three turnovers in a single game in their previous 13 games, committed an FCS Playoff record ten turnovers and were overpowered by defending national champion James Madison 51-16…

Tulsa Holds Off South Dakota

Coyote Women Fall At Home 64-61

VERMILLION, S.D.—Tulsa guard Rebecca Lescay’s steal and score with less than 30 seconds on the clock sealed a Hurricane victory, 64-61, over the Coyotes inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center on Saturday.   Tulsa (5-6) handed South Dakota (6-5) its first nonconference loss inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center.   The contest featured eight ties and 15 lead changes. Eight…

Jackrabbits Drop Double Overtime Heartbreaker At Colorado

SDSU Falls To 9-5 After 112-103 Loss

BOULDER, Colo. — Mike Daum and David Jenkins Jr.combined for 68 points Friday night at Colorado, but the Jacks fell 112-103 in a tightly-contested double overtime game at Coors Event Center. Playing in front of 6,933 fans, SDSU (9-5) had four in double figures and hit 13 3-pointers, storming back from an early double-digit deficit to force overtime, but the comeback effort came…

SDSU Women Go Cold In Loss To Creighton

SDSU Women Suffer Third Loss 72-65

OMAHA, Neb.—Junior Macy Miller led the South Dakota State women’s basketball team with 17 points but it was not enough as the Jackrabbits suffered a 72-65 nonconference loss at Creighton Friday in front of 780 fans at D. J. Sokol Arena. Junior Madison Guebert scored 10 points and tied a career high with five assists. Senior Ellie Thompson had 10 points and game-high six rebounds while sophomore Tagyn…

Lincoln Outlasts O’Gorman

Patriots Beat Knights 69-66

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Diang Gatluak scored a game high 24 points to help his 2nd ranked Lincoln Patriots outlast 3rd ranked O’Gorman on the road 69-66 in boys’ prep basketball action on Friday night in Sioux Falls. Alex Glanzer scored 16 points and Christophe Bwanya added 11 for the Patriots.  Jaron Zwagerman’s 14 paced O’Gorman. Click on the video…

Sioux Falls Christian Sweeps Doubleheader With Elk Point-Jefferson

Chargers Boys Win 72-27 While Girls Hand EPJ First Loss 57-40

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Sioux Falls Christian swept a basketball doubleheader with Elk Point-Jefferson on Friday night in Sioux Falls.  The Charger girls won their first game while handing the Huskies their first loss 57-40.  In the boys game the third ranked Chargers cruised to a 72-27 win.  Click on the video viewer to watch the highlights!

Jacks Excited For National TV Opportunity

FCS Semifinal With James Madison Gets National TV

BROOKINGS, S.D.  — The South Dakota State football team touched down in Harrisonburg Virginia today and we are now less than 24 hours away from their FCS Semifinal with James Madison, one which will see more eyes nationally on the Jacks than at any point this season. Tomorrow’s game will get a national TV audience on ESPN U when it…

O’Gorman Thinks They Have Depth To Repeat

Knights Face Lincoln In Early Showdown

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  A busy night on the high school hardwood is highlighted by the Lincoln boy’s traveling up Cliff and 41st to play O’Gorman in a battle between the two programs that have combined to win the last three AA state championships. Both teams come in unbeaten after the opening week with the Patriots winning at Brandon Valley and…

Northwestern & Dakota Wesleyan Land Two On All-American Team

Dynamic Duos Make Mark Nationally

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  A pair of players from Dakota Wesleyan and Northwestern have been named NAIA AP All Americans. Dakota Wesleyan receiver Hayden Adams made first team after hauling in 81 passes for just under 1500 yards and 18 touchdowns.  His Quarterback, Dillon Turner, was named to the second team after finishing with more than 4300 total yards of…

Jacks Rebellion Hopes To End James Madison’s FCS Reign

FCS Semifinals Saturday At 3:30

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  James Madison’s empire reigns over the FCS from their base in Harrisonburg Virginia, possessing the power to destroy 25 consecutive teams. Now a ragtag fleet of rebels from Brookings believe they have the plans to restore peace to the college football universe. “(What Star Wars Character would you be?) Han Solo. I just think he’s really funny…