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Sioux Falls & Bemidji State Split Basketball Doubleheader

USF Women Win 63-43 But Men Fall 74-68

WOMEN’S RECAP SIOUX FALLS, SD – Led by 19 points from Mariah Szymanski and 15 from Augusta Thramer, the University of Sioux Falls Women’s Basketball Team (10-5, 7-4 NSIC) picked up a 63-43 NSIC decision over Bemidji State (4-10, 3-7 NSIC) on Friday night at the Stewart Center.   In just her second career start, Thramer had a career-high 15…

NCAA Grants SDSU’s Skyler Flatten 6th Year Of Eligibility

Clark Native To Play For Jackrabbits In 2018-19

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  South Dakota State’s Skyler Flatten was granted a sixth year of eligibility Friday from the NCAA. Flatten, who entered the 2017-18 season as a senior, is now eligible to return to the Jackrabbit basketball program for the 2018-19 season. “We are absolutely thrilled that Skyler will have another year with us,” head coach T.J. Otzelberger said. “He’s fought…

SDSU Men Alone Atop Summit After Grinding Out Win Over ORU

3-0 Jackrabbits Only Unbeaten In League

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  The South Dakota State mens’ basketball team stands alone atop the Summit League after a hard fought victory over Oral Roberts. The 2-0 Jacks got all they could handle from the 3-0 Golden Eagles, trailing by as many as nine in the first half.  They’d catch fire later and behind 27 points from Mike Daum and 24…

Gary Garner Wins Fight With Cancer & Returns To DSU Bench

Trojan Coach Returns After Two Months of Recovery From Surgery

MADISON, S.D.  —  At Dakota State, mens’ basketball coach Gary Garner has a lot of roles. “He’s a best friend, mentor, dad in your life. Coach Garner’s one of the best guys I know.” Dakota State Senior Guard Brendon Boomsma says. Yet more than 50 years of experience puts one thing, winning, into perspective. “When I was 23 years old…

Jacks Home At Last For Battle Of Summit Unbeatens

SDSU Men Host Oral Roberts Tonight

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  On the hardwood tonight we’ve got a battle of Summit League unbeatens, with the winner of tonight’s South Dakota State and Oral Roberts game getting an early foothold towards winning the conference title. The Jacks are 2-0 in league play while the visiting Golden Eagles are 3-0 under first year head coach Paul Mills.  That said, all…

USD Women Down Mount Marty

USD Women Down Mount Marty

VERMILLION, S.D.–Eleven Coyotes scored as South Dakota topped Mount Marty 87-25 on Wednesday night inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center. South Dakota (12-5, 3-0 Summit) captured its 12th-straight game against Mount Marty (10-9, 1-9 GPAC) and leads the all-time series 33-9. The game served as an exhibition for the Lancers. “I thought our energy and attention to detail after the…

Northwestern Sweeps DWU in GPAC Hoops

Northwestern Sweeps DWU in GPAC Hoops

ORANGE CITY, IA… It was another big GPAC doubleheader on a Wednesday night, this time in Orange City where both games featured ranked teams. And in both games Northwestern beat DWU. The Red Raiders had great balance in the women’s 69-56 win. Renee Maneman and Darbi Gustafson each had 16 points. Ashley Bray had 18 for the Tigers. The men’s…

Scoreboard Wednesday, January 10th

Scoreboard Wednesday, January 10th

Scoreboard Wednesday, January 10th Men’s Basketball Northwestern 95, DWU 85 *Kooima 38 pts./Spicer 31 pts. Morningside 90, Dordt 77 Women’s Basketball USD 87,  Mount Marty 25 Northwestern 69, DWU 56 Morningside 66, Dordt 59 College Wrestling Briar Cliff 52, DWU 0 NHL Wild 2, Chicago 1 NBA Timberwolves 104, Oklahoma City 88

O’Gorman and Harrisburg Girls Get Tuesday Night Wins

O'Gorman and Harrisburg Girls Get Tuesday Night Wins

Emma Ronsiek had a huge game Tuesday night as the O’Gorman Knights beat Washington 57-47. She poured in 28 points as OG improved to 5-4. Jada Cunningham had 14 for the Warriors. And in Harrisburg, the 3rd-ranked Tigers got a solid team effort as they downed MacKenzie Miller and the Mitchell Kernels 47-43, improving to 6-1 for the year.

Lincoln and SF Christian Boys Both Win Tuesday Night

Lincoln and SF Christian Boys Both Win Tuesday Night

The top team in Boys “AA” played like it Tuesday night. The Lincoln Patriots defended their home court with a 75-53 win over Yankton. Freshman Matthew Mors led the Bucks with 24 points but the Pats had 4 players in double figures led by Alex Glanzer with 24 and Jared Jaros with 22. They improved to 8-1 win the victory….

Scoreboard Tuesday, January 9th

Scoreboard Tuesday, January 9th

Scoreboard Tuesday, January 9th NHL Calgary 3, Wild 2 (OT) H.S Wrestling Dakota Valley 36, Tri-Valley 31 EPJ 32, Tri-Valley 3 West Central 60, Dakota Valley 12 EPJ 44, West Central 31 Pierre 52, Mitchell 12 Madison 34, Dell Rapids 30 Girls Gymnastics Madison 134.15, Vermillion 125.35 *Giles (M) 35.0 *Williams (V) 34.9 Men’s Basketball Dakota State 79,  Mount Marty…