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Jacks React To Winning Summit Title

SDSU men happy to be headed for NCAA Tournament after Summit League title

The SDSU men defied all odds, entering the Summit League Tournament with a 15-16 record and winning 3 straight and the championship with a 79-77 win Tuesday night at the Premier Center. Afterwards Mike Daum, Tevin King and Michael Orris talked about what it meant to make the Big Dance where they hope to keep surprising the doubters.

Lack Of Experience Might Help Luverne

Paquette thinks youth be an advantage for his team at State "A"

The Luverne Cardinals are making their 2nd-ever appearance at the Minnesota State “A” Hockey Tournament Wednesday night. They face top-seeded Hermantown with a team that is young and has not played in this environment before. And first-year head coach Phil Paquette who had a great career as a player for Luverne, thinks that might not actually be a disadvantage for…

Scoreboard Wednesday, March 8th

Scoreboard Wednesday, March 8th

Scoreboard Wednesday, March 8th Boys Hockey Minnesota State “A” Hermantown 3,  Luverne 2 (OT) Reisdorfer 2 goals/Ericson 49 saves Men’s Basketball NAIA National Tournament 1st Round @ Pt. Lookout, MO D.W.U. vs. College of Idaho Women’s Basketball NAIA National Tournament 1st Round @ Sioux City D.W.U. 66, Milligan (TN) 54 *Ashley Bray 18 points/Tigers now 27-6 NBA Timberwolves 107, L.A. Clippers 91…

Summit League Championship Game Photo Gallery

Check out some snapshots from SDSU's Men's Summit League Tournament Championship!

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Scoreboard Tuesday, March 7th

Scoreboard Tuesday, March 7th

Scoreboard Tuesday, March 7th Men’s Basketball Summit League Championship SDSU 79, Omaha 77 *Daum 37 points/12 rebounds Women’s Basketball Summit League Championship Western Illinois 77, IUPUI 69 *Overtime NHL St. Louis 2, Wild 1 BOYS’ BASKETBALL Region 1AA Brookings 68, Brandon Valley 56 Harrisburg 71, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 52 Region 2AA Aberdeen Central 59, Sturgis Brown 46 Huron 57, Rapid City…

Daum, Jacks Advance To NCAA With 79-77 Win Over Omaha

Daum, Jacks Advance To NCAA With 79-77 Win Over Omaha

  Summit League Player of the Year Mike Daum came up huge for the SDSU men when they needed him the most. Omaha’s talented Mavericks built a big lead early, but the sophomore from Kimball, NE scored 37 points and grabbed 12 rebounds as the Jackrabbits rallied down the stretch (they trailed 72-68) to beat Omaha 79-77 to win the…

TV, DV, Parker and BW/Emery Advance To State Tourneys

Dakota Valley upsets top seed Sioux Valley in Sweet 16

It was a busy night in boys basketball as 20 teams advanced to the 3 state tournaments. And the surprise of the night came as the Sanford Pentagon where top-seeded Sioux Valley lost to Dakota Valley 85-79 in overtime. Robert Rosenquist had 28 points to pace the win while Tayton Vincent scored 27 for the Cossacks. Also in Sweet 16…

Chad Greenway Remembers His Roots

Mount Vernon native thanks his coach and town in retirement speech

Chad Greenway held a press conference Tuesday to say good bye but more importantly thank you to all those who were so responsible for his 11 year NFL career after being selected in the first round by the Vikings out of Iowa. He was the 4th leading tackler in club history and received numerous awards on and off the field…

Reactions To Dramatic SDSU Win Over USD

Emotions were dramatically different after SDSU's comeback win over USD

Michael Orris was the happiest Jackrabbit Monday night when he hit the game-winner with 1.4 seconds left to beat USD and help his team advance to the title game Tuesday night. Afterall, a spot in the NCAA was on the line and it’s something he’s dreamed about since he was a kid. As for Matt Mooney of the Coyotes who…

LIVE AT THE SUMMIT-SDSU Athletic Director Justin Sell

Talking Championship Game Night & Last Night's Magic!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  It’s Championship Tuesday night for the South Dakota State men’s basketball team! The Jacks advanced to the title game after Michael Orris’ jumper with 1.5 seconds left completed a 74-71 comeback win over South Dakota in Monday’s semifinals in front of a Summit League Tournament record crowd of more than 11,000. SDSU Athletic Director Justin Sell…

Summit League Tournament Semifinal Photo Gallery

Check Out Photos From SDSU and USD's Summit League Semifinal Games Monday!

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Summit League Tournament Quarterfinal Photo Gallery

Pictures From USD and SDSU Tournament Quarterfinal Games

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Orris Sparks Huge Comeback By SDSU Men

Jacks make huge comeback to beat USD after trailing by 16 in first half

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – No. 4 seed South Dakota State gave a nod to last season’s Cardiac Jacks in the 2017 Summit League Tournament semifinals Monday night, knocking off top-seeded South Dakota, 74-71 in front of a tournament-record 11,235 fans at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center. SDSU (17-16) faced a 16-point deficit early in the first but didn’t panic and…

Western Christian Boys Rally At State 2-A

Jansma rallies Wolfpack to 1st round win at State 2-A

DES MOINES, IA… The boys from Western Christian want to follow in the shoes of the girls team that just won a state title. But it didn’t look good early when they fell behind South Hamilton Jewell by 16 points in the first half. Jesse Jansma put his team on his back, narrowing the margin to 6 at half. He…