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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…

Scoreboard Monday, March 6th

Scoreboard Monday, March 6th

Scoreboard Monday, March 6th Women’s Basketball Summit League Semifinals IUPUI 65, SDSU 61 (OT) *Maddie Guebert 21 points Western Illinois 84, Omaha 82 *Ellie Brecht 15 points Men’s Basketball Summit League Semifinals SDSU 74,  South Dakota 71 *Orris GW Shot with 1.4 left (20 points)/Mooney 30 points Omaha 90, IUPUI 62 Girls Basketball Region 1-AA Roosevelt 38, Lincoln 36 Brandon Valley 57,…

SDSU Women Fall In Summit Semis

Jacks lose for 2nd time in Summit League Tournament in semis to IUPUI

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The South Dakota State women’s basketball had three players score in double figures but it was not enough to top IUPUI as the Jaguars recorded a 65-61 overtime win in The Summit League Tournament semifinal Monday afternoon at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center. There were 6,371 fans in attendance. The Jackrabbits, 22-8, were led by sophomore…

Knecht Leaves Lasting Impression At USF

Sam Knechtl leaves lasting impression at USF on and off the court

For a player who wants to take the big shots in pressure moments, Sam Knecht couldn’t have a better name. “That’s always exciting when your number is called to kind of be one of the key scorers for the team. It’s a lot of pressure, big job!” Sam says. And more often then not she did connect. “Inside she’s almost…

Greenway Will Retire Tuesday From Vikings, NFL

Mount Vernon's Chad Greenway Will Retire Tuesday From Vikings, NFL

Eden Prairie, MN (March 6, 2017) – Minnesota Vikings LB Chad Greenway will officially announce his retirement from the NFL at a press conference Tuesday, March 7, at the Vikings Winter Park headquarters. Media will be allowed to enter the Winter Park field house at 10:15 a.m.; the press conference will begin at 11 a.m. Greenway, who ranks fourth in…

Mount Vernon Native Chad Greenway Retiring From NFL

Fourth All-Time In Tackles In Minnesota Vikings History

Eden Prairie, MN (March 6, 2017) – Minnesota Vikings LB Chad Greenway will officially announce his retirement from the NFL at a press conference Tuesday, March 7, at the Vikings Winter Park headquarters.   Greenway, who ranks fourth in franchise history with 1,334 career tackles, played 11 seasons and appeared in 156 career games with 144 starts for the Vikings….

Scoreboard Sunday, March 5th

Scores for Sunday, March 5, 2017

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCOREBOARD FOR SUNDAY, MARCH 5TH, 2017 NHL Wild 3, San Jose 1 Men’s College Basketball Summit League Tournament Quarterfinals SDSU 83, Denver 73 Omaha 84, Fort Wayne 80 Women’s College Basketball Summit League Tournament Quarterfinals Omaha 64, USD 58 SDSU 65, Oral Roberts 50 H.S. Girl’s Hockey S.D. State Tournament Championship Aberdeen 4, Sioux Falls 1…

BRING ON THE YOTES! SDSU Men Run Through Denver In Summit Quarterfinals

State-U Round Three On Deck After Rabbits Crush Pioneers 83-73

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — No. 4 seed South Dakota State took care of business in its Summit League Tournament opener Sunday evening, taking down No. 5 seed Denver, 83-73, at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center. SDSU (16-16) saw three players reach double figures, led by Mike Daum’s 33 points. Daum hit 13 of 15 from the charity stripe and led…