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West Sioux’s Allard Already Eyeing Third Straight State Wrestling Title

Claimed 113 Pound State A Title Last Night

DES MOINES, S.D.  —  Next week will see South Dakota crown it’s prep wrestling champions, something Iowa did last night with a couple of Northwestern Iowa standouts bringing home championships. In Class 1A at 113 pounds it was West Sioux’s Adam Allard beating Logan-Magnolia’s Briar Reisz 9-2 for the state title.  It’s Allard’s second consecutive title after claiming the 106…

Scoreboard Sunday, February 18th

Scores For Sunday, February 18, 2018

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCOREBOARD FOR SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 18TH, 2018 COLLEGE BASEBALL Illinois 5, SDSU 2 Metro State 17, Sioux Falls 8 COLLEGE SOFTBALL UTEP 7, USD 5 York 8, Dakota State 5 Dakota State 8, Dakota Wesleyan 5 WOMEN’S COLLEGE TENNIS Augustana 9, MSU-Moorhead 0 Sioux Falls 6, Mary 3 MEN’S COLLEGE GOLF Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate 1.  Cal (817)…

Jackrabbit & Coyote Men Breeze Through Weekend To Set Up Championship Clash

USD & SDSU To Play For Regular Season Summit Title Thursday

VERMILLION & BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  All season long it seems as though the South Dakota and South Dakota State men’s  basketball teams have been on a collision course to meet in the Summit League Tournament Championship game on March 6th. Whether that happens remains to be seen, but they will play for the regular season league title this week. Both the…

Weekend Wins Put Summit Title On Line For USD & SDSU Women

Coyotes Can Claim Outright Title Wednesday

VERMILLION & BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Similar to their men’s counterparts, both the South Dakota and South Dakota State women’s basketball teams will play for the Summit League regular season title this week after each took care of business yesterday. The Jacks locked up at least the #2 seed by winning at 3rd place Western Illinois 70-42, getting 20 points from…

Evans Emergence Helps USF Men Have Special Season

Cougars Win Division Two Best 19 Games

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The University of Sioux Falls men’s team will be home for the first round of the NSIC Tournament for the first time in their history. The Coo finished the season yesterday with an 88-81 win over Mankato, their first victory over the Mavericks since joining the NSIC.  Plenty of other history was made this year for…

2018 NSIC Men’s Basketball Tournament Bracket

All Four Local Teams Will Host Opening Round Games

BURNSVILLE, MN  —  All four local NSIC men’s basketball teams will host during the opening round of the 2018 NSIC Men’s Basketball Tournament which begins on Wednesday. Northern Division & Outright NSIC Champion Northern State (27-3, 20-2) is the Northern Division top seed and will host Concordia-St. Paul at the Barnett Center at 8 PM. Southern Division Champion Southwest Minnesota…

2018 NSIC Women’s Basketball Tournament Bracket

All Three South Dakota Teams To Host Opening Round Games

BURNSVILLE, MN  —  All three of South Dakota’s NSIC women’s basketball teams will host their opening round games in the 2018 NSIC Tournament beginning on Wednesday. Southern Division Champion & Co-NSIC Champion Augustana (23-3, 19-3) is the Southern Division top seed and will host Bemidji State at the Sioux Falls Arena at 6 PM. Northern Division & NSIC-Co Champion Northern…

2018 GPAC Men’s Basketball Tournament Pairings

Three Local Teams Qualify

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  Three local squads will be a part of the 2018 GPAC Men’s Basketball Tournament which begins on Wednesday on campus sites. Northwestern (23-5, 13-5) is the 3rd seed and will host Concordia at 8 PM. Dakota Wesleyan (21-9, 11-7) is the 4th seed and will welcome Hastings into the Corn Palace at 8 PM. Dordt is…

2018 GPAC Women’s Basketball Tournament Pairings

Northwestern, Dakota Wesleyan & Dordt Qualify

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  Three local teams will be a part of the 2018 GPAC Women’s Basketball Tournament which begins on Wednesday at campus sites. Northwestern (21-7, 16-4) is the 2nd seed in the tournament and will host 7th seed Dordt (14-16, 8-12) at 6 PM. Dakota Wesleyan (25-5, 16-4) is the 3rd seed and hosts Midland at 6 PM….

2018 North Star Men’s Basketball Tournament Pairings

Dakota State Is Only Local Qualifer

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Pairings for the 2018 North Star Athletic Association Men’s Basketball Tournament and only one local team is in the field. The Dakota State Trojans (14-16, 7-9) are the 6th seed and will open tournament play at Dickinson State on Thursday at 8 PM CST. The full tournament schedule is below. NSAA Men’s Basketball Quarterfinals – Thursday, Feb….

2018 North Star Women’s Basketball Tournament Pairings

Dakota State & Presentation Open On The Road

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Pairings for the 2018 North Star Athletic Association Women’s Basketball Tournament are out and both local teams from South Dakota will open on the road. Dakota State (12-18, 8-8) is the 5th seed and will play at Mayville State on Wednesday at 7 PM. Presentation (12-14, 8-8) is the 6th seed and will head to Bellevue…

Scoreboard Saturday, February 17th

Scores for Saturday, February 17, 2018

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCOREBOARD FOR SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 17TH, 2018 NHL Anaheim 3, Wild 2 (*Final in Shootout) MENS’ COLLEGE BASKETBALL SDSU 82, Western Illinois 62 USD 79, Omaha 64 Sioux Falls 88, MSU-Mankato 81 SMSU 80, Concordia-St. Paul 59 (*SMSU Clinches NSIC South Division Title) Northern State 83, St. Cloud State 63 Upper Iowa 87, Augustana 77 Dakota Wesleyan…

Jackrabbit Women Wallop Western To Clinch Top Two Summit Tournament Seed

SDSU Wins 70-42 Setting Up First Place Showdown At USD Wednesday

MACOMB, Illinois-Already The Summit League’s all-time wins leader, South Dakota State women’s basketball head coach Aaron Johnston won his 150th career Summit League game Saturday afternoon with a 70-42 victory at Western Illinois in front of 1,139 in attendance. The Jackrabbits, 22-15 and 11-1, were led by Madison Guebert’s game-high 20 points. Macy Miller added 16 points, eight rebounds and…

SDSU Men Suffocate Western Illinois To Set Up Championship Showdown With USD

Jacks Win 82-62 & Will Play For Regular Season Summit Crown Thursday Against USD

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Four Jackrabbits reached double figures as South Dakota State rolled to an 82-62 win Saturday on Military Appreciation Day at Frost Arena. Playing in front of 2,873 fans, SDSU (23-6, 11-1 Summit League) won its sixth consecutive game and maintained its first-place spot in The Summit League standings with two games remaining. The Jackrabbits shot 44.4 percent…

Coyote Men Overwhelm Omaha In Home Finale

79-64 Win Sets Up Winner-Take-All Game At SDSU Thursday For Summit Title

VERMILLION, S.D.—A 24-point second-half lead and a game-high 28 points from junior guard Matt Mooney was more than enough for South Dakota to get past Omaha, 79-64, on Senior Day Saturday at the Sanford Coyote Sports Center.   The win moves the Coyotes to 24-6 overall, most wins at the Division I level, and 11-2 in Summit League play with…

USD Women Club Oral Roberts To Clinch Share Of Summit League Title

Coyotes Win 72-55

VERMILLION, S.D.–South Dakota clinched at least a share of the Summit League title with a 72-55 win over Oral Roberts on Saturday afternoon inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center.   The Coyotes (23-5, 13-0 Summit) have a chance to become the first Summit League team to finish undefeated in Summit League play since 1993-94 and earn the title outright with…