Colleges – Dakota State

Dakota State Earns At-Large Bid Into NAIA National Volleyball Tournament

First Bid In Program History

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Dakota State (S.D.) continues its historic season as they found out that they are one of the 44 teams competing in the upcoming NAIA Volleyball National Tournament Monday morning. The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics has officially announced the teams and Opening Round pairings for the 2019 NAIA Volleyball National Championship.  The 44-team event will get…

USF Pulls Away From Upset Minded Trojans

Coo Beat DSU 71-52

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Teachloach Pal set career highs with 26 points and 17 rebounds to lead the University of Sioux Falls Men’s Basketball Team (2-1) to a 72-51 nonconference win over Dakota State in the home season opener on Saturday (Nov. 16) at the Stewart Center. After leading just 25-24 at the halftime break, the Cougars shot a blistering…

Viterbo Tops Dakota State In NSAA Volleyball Championship

Trojans Fall Short Of NAIA Tournament In Four Set Loss

WATERTOWN, S.D. – Second-seeded Dakota State (S.D.) faced top-seeded Viterbo (Wis.) in the North Star Athletic Association Volleyball conference tournament’s championship match for the second consecutive year Saturday afternoon at the Civic Arena.  The Trojans grabbed a 1-0 match lead (25-22) but fell in the next three sets (25-16, 25-20, 25-21) as the V-Hawks captured the NSAA tournament’s title. Viterbo,…

NAIA BASKETBALL CLASSIC: Mount Marty Finishes Perfect Week With Sweep Of Dakota State

Lancer Men Win 65-51, Women Edge Trojans 81-77

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  It was a perfect weekend at the NAIA Classic at the Sanford Pentagon for the Mount Marty basketball programs. Karlee McKinney scored 19 points and Dakota State-transfer Jamie Tebben added 15 to lead the Lancer women to an 81-77 victory over Dakota State in the first game of the NAIA Classic on Sunday afternoon at the…

NAIA BASKETBALL CLASSIC: Ranked Dakota Wesleyan Teams Whip Dakota State

7th-Ranked Tiger Women Win 94-74, 6th-Ranked Men Prevail 80-62

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Dakota Wesleyan men’s and women’s basketball team are each ranked inside the NAIA’s top ten. They showed why at the NAIA Classic at the Sanford Pentagon on Saturday against rival Dakota State. Kynedi Cheeseman had a game-high 23 points, with Makaela Karst and Sarah Carr each adding 17 points, to lead the 7th-ranked Tigers to…

Valley City State Spoils Dakota State’s Home Finale

Trojans Fall 30-18

MADISON, S.D.  —  Valley City State spoiled the final home game of 2019 for the Dakota State football team, defeating the Trojans 30-18 on Saturday afternoon in Madison in NAIA college football action.  The Trojans fall to 4-5 overall and 2-4 in North Star Athletic Association play.  They’ll conclude the regular season next Saturday in Aberdeen against in-state rival Presentation…

Briar Cliff Edges Dakota State in Women’s Basketball

Briar Cliff Edges Dakota State in Women's Basketball

MADISON, S.D. – Dakota State (S.D.) shot a season-high 51.1 percent from the field Monday evening, but it was not enough to earn for the first women’s basketball win of the season.  Briar Cliff (Iowa) converted 27-of-36 free-throws, pulling away in the second-half for an 85-73 high-scoring affair at DSU Fieldhouse. Dakota State fell to 0-2 overall record.  It was…

Dakota State Men Lose to Bethany in Home Opener

Dakota State Men Lose to Bethany in Home Opener

MADISON, S.D. – Dakota State (S.D.) men’s basketball team opened their 2019-20 season under eleventh-year head coach Gary Garner versus Bethany (Kan.) of the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference Monday evening at DSU Fieldhouse.  The Swedes used an 11-2 run in the final 5:06 to pull away past the Trojans by the score of 75-65. Dakota State’s nine-game home opener winning…

Dakota State’s Fast Start Fades In Loss To 14th Ranked Dickinson State

Trojans Fall 31-14

MADISON, S.D. – Dakota State (S.D.) earned a 14-6 edge after the first quarter over NAIA’s nationally-ranked Dickinson State (N.D.) in the Dacotah Bank/North Star Athletic Association football contest at Trojan Field Sunday, a game that was postponed due to the recent winter storm that impacted travel conditions in the Upper Midwest region.  The Blue Hawks shut down the Trojans…

Dakota State Drills Presentation

Trojans Win 43-16

MADISON, S.D. – Presentation (S.D.) led 14-6 after 15 minutes of the Dacotah Bank/North Star Athletic Association football conference action at Trojan Field on a windy Saturday afternoon.  The Trojans went on to outscore the Saints 37-2 for the rest of the game, rolling to a 43-16 conference victory.  The win also kept DSU undefeated at home this season (3-0…

Briar Cliff Rallies Past Dakota State

Trojans Suffer First Loss 13-10

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  The Briar Cliff defense came up large all game and the offense did just enough to give Briar Cliff the win in the home opener for the Chargers Saturday at Memorial Field as BC downed Dakota State 13-10. The offenses for both teams needed a jolt and got one after a lightning delay midway through the…

Anderson Confident His Trojans Can Build Off DWU Win

DSU 0-3 In Week After Beat Tigers Previous Three Years

MADISON, S.D.  — Moving on might be a little tougher to do for the Dakota State Trojans after beating arch rival Dakota Wesleyan for the fourth straight year in their opener. Not only do the Trojans have to visit a Briar Cliff team that beat them 49-20 in Madison last year, but it’s been a struggle for them to move past…

GRIDIRON GREATNESS-Week 1 (9-1-19)

Best Sights, Sounds & Moments From Week 1 Of Local Prep & College Football!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  After an abbreviated start to the season in Week Zero, all classes of prep football along with our division one and NAIA college teams kicked off this week, getting us re-acquainted with some old faces, and introduced to some new shooting stars! Here’s a look back at the best sights, sounds and moments from Week One…

Wild Finish Gives Dakota State 4th Straight Win Over DWU

See The Finish Of Last Night's Double OT Thriller!

MADISON, S.D.  —  For the fourth straight year the Dakota State Trojans have defeated arch rival Dakota Wesleyan. The Trojans did it in dramatic fashion with a double overtime field goal to win 33-30.  Click on the video viewer to see the finish! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Dakota State, Colleges – Dakota Wesleyan, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: College…

Trojans in Double OT Beat DWU For 4th Straight Time

Trojans in Double OT Beat DWU For 4th Straight Time

MADISON, SD – Impressive ground games made for an instant Ag Bowl classic Thursday night in Madison as Dakota State edged rival Dakota Wesleyan 33-30 in double-overtime. Brodie Frederiksen paced the Trojan offense with 174 yards and two touchdowns, while adding six catches for 99 yards. DWU (0-1) countered with 163 yards and two scores from Luke Loudenberg. But it…

Brodie Says This is Truly a Rivalry Game

Brodie Says This is Truly a Rivalry Game

MADISON, SD… The Dakota State Trojans main running back started his career at DWU.  So Brodie Frederiksen has seen the DSU-DWU rivalry from both sides as they prepare for Thursday night’s season opener. And he says it really has become a great rivalry once again. “Yeah when I first got to DWU all I heard was DSU that and DSU…

2019 KDLT Sports Gridiron Preview

Get Ready For Kickoff As We Preview The 2019 College & Prep Football Season!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Football is back and the KDLT Sports team is here to get you ready for kickoff with the 2019 Gridiron Preview!  We’re giving you features, analysis and insight on all our area college and prep teams that will get you set for another great year on the gridiron!  Click on the video viewers below to see…

Dakota State Looking For Big Bounce Back Season

Dakota State Looking For Big Bounce Back Season

MADISON, SD… The Dakota State football program had been making consistent improvement every season under Head Coach Josh Anderson, a Madison native.  But 2018 was a year to forget as they slipped back to 3-8. That is not something the Trojans want to experience again says Anderson who’s team has worked very hard in the off-season to be ready for…

SDSU & Dakota State Finalize 2019 Football Schedules

Both Teams Kickoff On Thursday, August 29th

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Though the kickoff of the 2019 college season is a little over four months and, hopefully, a nice warm summer away, pigskin is starting be on the minds of many with spring football underway and several local schools putting the finishing touches on their schedules. South Dakota State in the FCS and Dakota State in the NAIA…