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Matt VandeBerg Gets Early Christmas Present!


Iowa wide receiver Matt VandeBerg will return in 2017 after being granted an extra year of eligibility through a medical hardship waiver. VandeBerg, who injured his right foot after just four games, had his waiver approved by the Big Ten. The return of VandeBerg should be a big boost to a receiving corps that struggled without him. VandeBerg caught 19…

Scoreboard Tuesday, December 20th

Scores for Tuesday, December 20, 2016

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCOREBOARD FOR TUESDAY, DECEMBER 20TH, 2016 NHL Wild 2, Colorado 0 Mens’ College Basketball Dakota Wesleyan 84, Dubuque 67 Womens’ College Basketball USD 68, Southern Illinois 57 Dakota Wesleyan 58, Indiana Tech 57 Dordt 74, Cal State-Maritime 45 H.S. BOYS’ BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 46, Watertown 45 Aberdeen Christian 73, Sunshine Bible Academy 57 Alcester-Hudson 64, Gayville-Volin…

Tanagers Flying High After Win At Tri-Valley

Vermillion Rallies To Win 53-48 And Improve To 5-0

COLTON, S.D. —  Despite trailing for most of the first half the Vermillion Tanagers rallied in the second half to defeat the Tri-Valley Mustangs 53-48 in high school boys’ basketball action in Colton on Tuesday night. Vermillion’s AJ Plitzuweit led all scorers with 20 points.  The Tanagers also got 15 from Riley Peters and 13 from Cooper Williams. Jayden Burgraff…

Brecht Boosts Patriots Past Riders

UW-Green Bay Commit Scores 29 To Lead Lincoln Past Roosevelt 61-42

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Anna Brecht scored 29 points and Sydney Rosinsky added 16 to lead the host Lincoln Patriots past Roosevelt 61-42 in girls’ high school basketball on Tuesday night in Sioux Falls. Kira Ward led Roosevelt with 19 points and Tahia Mitzel scored 11. Click on the video viewer for highlights!

Tea Topples Deuel

Up 41-2 At Half Titans Go On To Win 69-22

TEA, S.D. —  The Tea boys’ basketball team opened up a 41-2 lead at half and cruised to a 69-22 victory over visiting Deuel on Tuesday night in Tea.  Ethan Friedel led the Titans with 19 points while Noah Friedel added 15. Click on the video viewer for highlights!

Tigers Playing In Paradise!

Dakota Wesleyan Women Playing In Tournament In Hawaii

HONOLULU, HI —  The Dakota Wesleyan women are also on the road, in what surely has to be the most difficult road trip they’ve ever taken Honolulu Hawaii. They’re taking part in the Hawaii Classic today and tomorrow.  And they’ve been tweeting out some pictures of their difficult life on the road. Judging by this we may have a tough…

Sioux Falls Christian Charging Out Of The Gate

Defending State A Champs Continue High Scoring Attack

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —  Most boy’s basketball teams across South Dakota were sluggish and sloppy during the opening week of basketball. As they showed during last season’s state championship run, the Sioux Falls Chargers aren’t like most teams. The defending champs crushed Lennox and West Central, scoring 168 points and allowing just 110.  The Chargers have brought back their up…

Jacks Finding Their “Flow”

SDSU Wins For Sixth Time In Last Seven Games

DES MOINES, IA —  The South Dakota State men’s basketball team continued their recent surge,  picking up their first road win of the season last night beating Drake 83-75 After struggling to a 1-6 start, State has won six of their last seven.  Perhaps more importantly, the guys not named Mike Daum are starting to produce and find their rolls…

SMSU Men Crack Top 25

Mustangs Ranked 19th, Will Play At 16th Ranked Augustana December 30th

JOPLIN, Mo. – The Southwest Minnesota State University men’s basketball team is ranked among the Top 25 for the first time this season, coming in No. 19, in this week’s D2SIDA Top 25 poll released on Tuesday.   Southwest Minnesota State is 10-1 overall and is currently tied for first in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference with a 5-1 league…

“Daumination” Runs In The Family For SDSU’s Mike Daum

Karl's TV & Appliance Athlete of the Week

BROOKINGS, S.D. —  He’s got the nickname to go along with his game. “We think it’s kind of cheesy! So we don’t call him Dauminator, we just call him Daum.” SDSU Sophomore Forward Reed Tellinghuisen says. Yet Mike Daum’s teammates aren’t that fond of his nickname ecause they know the truth. The Summit League’s toughest player is a mama’s boy!…

Jacks Get First Road Win At Drake

SDSU Wins In Des Moines 83-75

Des Moines, Iowa — Double-digit scoring efforts from four Jackrabbits and free throw shooting down the stretch carried South Dakota State to its first road win of the season, 83-75, over Drake at the Knapp Center Monday evening. Mike Daum paced the team with 20 points thanks in part to hitting all seven of his free throw attempts to break…

Augustana Tames Tigers

Viking Men Defeat Doane 81-45

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Augustana University men’s basketball held Doane University to just 14 second-half points cruising to an 81-45 victory over the Tigers in its final non-conference game of the season on Monday night. With the win, Augustana improved to 10-2 on the season. Tonight’s game was an exhibition contest for Doane. Marcus Asmus finished the night with a…

10:00 Sportscast Monday, December 19th

10 PM Sports For Monday, December 19, 2016

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —  Click on the video viewer to watch the KDLT Sportscast at 10 PM for Monday, December 19th, 2016.  Featured in this edition are highlights from the SDSU and Augustana men’s basketball teams, Timberwolves-Suns, and our Athlete of the Week feature on SDSU’s Mike Daum!

Scoreboard Monday, December 19th

Scores For Monday, December 19, 2016

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —  SCOREBOARD FOR MONDAY, DECEMBER 19TH, 2016 NBA Timberwolves 115, Phoenix 108 Mens’ College Basketball SDSU 83, Drake 75 Augustana 81, Doane 45 Women’s College Basketball USD 97, Northern Illinois 83 BOYS’ BASKETBALL Corsica/Stickney 96, Wessington Springs 19 Elk Point-Jefferson 59, Alcester-Hudson 47 Madison 60, Beresford 21 Menno 67, Iroquois 39 Webster 55, Waubay/Summit 54 Stateline Shootout…

6:00 Sportscast Monday, December 19th

6 PM Sports For Monday, December 19, 2016

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  — Click on the video viewer to watch the KDLT Sportscast for Monday, December 19th, 2016.  Featured in this show are the Stampede’s big win heading into Christmas Break, college football postseason awards, and our Karl’s TV & Appliance Athlete of the Week feature on SDSU’s Mike Daum.

Stampede Go Into Christmas Break On A High Note

Herd Are 6-3-1 In Last 10 Games

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —  After floundering at the start of the season, the Sioux Falls Stampede head into Christmas Break and the figurative end of the first half of the season with some momentum and reason to believe they can make a playoff push.  The Herd blanked Waterloo 6-0 nothing yesterday to head into their Christmas break on a high…