Colleges – South Dakota State

Good Weekend For Wieneke & Streveler In CFL

SDSU & USD Alums Score Touchdowns In Canadian Football League Action

WINNIPEG & OTTAWA, CANADA —  A pair of former local college football stars had good weekends in the Canadian Football League. Former South Dakota Coyote Chris Streveler didn’t have quite as big a role Winnipeg’s victory as he did one week ago, but he still had an impressive 23 yard touchdown run during the Blue Bombers 47-21 win over Toronto. …

South Dakota Will Always Be Home for Dallas Goedert

South Dakota Will Always Be Home for Dallas Goedert

ABERDEEN, SD… Britton native Dallas Goedert was back on his home turf this week, helping out with the Sanford power Football camp in Aberdeen, just miles from where he grew up. Goedert went on to Brookings where he had a stellar All-American career for the Jackrabbits. But that was a fairly big jump from Britton. Now he’s a 2nd year…

Macy Miller Inks a Deal to Play in Spain

BROOKINGS, SD— Former SDSU superstar Macy Miller will continue her basketball journey overseas—as the guard has inked a deal to play in Spain. Miller will be playing for the Baxi Ferrol, which competes in the second division of the Spanish professional league. The two-time summit league player of the year was drafted by the Seattle Storm about two months ago, she…

Mike Daum & Matt Mooney Get NBA Summer League Shots

Ex-Jackrabbit Daum With Portland, Former Coyote Mooney With Atlanta

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The second round of last night’s NBA Draft came and went without Mike Daum or Matt Mooney hearing their names called. Now the two former Summit League stars will look to work their way up to the Association starting in the Summer League. Former South Dakota State star Mike Daum announcing via Twitter today that he’s…

NCAA Men’s Basketball Three Point Line Gets a New Home

The line will be moved to the international three point distance

SIOUX FALLS, SD— The College three-point line is about to get a change. Going from the original three-point line to the international three-point line. Those inches can make all the difference. The NCAA adopted the three-point line in the 80s. Since then, thanks to players like Steph Curry, the three-point shot is now more prevalent than ever in basketball. “Everyone…

SDSU Football To Get Nationally Televised Kickoff Against Minnesota

Jacks & Gophers Will Open Season August 29th on FS 1

MINNEAPOLIS, MN  —  Kickoff to the 2019 South Dakota State football season is just a hair under three months away, and the Rabbits will get a national TV audience when they face the Golden Gophers. Minnesota announcing that the August 29th opener with SDSU will start at 8 PM from TCF Bank Stadium and be televised nationally on Fox Sports 1. …

SDSU Wrestler Tanner Sloan Is Going International

SIOUX FALLS, SD—- Yesterday it was announced that SDSU All-American wrestler Seth Gross was headed to Wisconsin Well today Jackrabbits made headlines again as Tanner Sloan is headed to Guatemala. Sloan will be competing in his second international tournament after he was selected to wrestle at the united world wrestling Pan-American championships. This comes after Sloan earned the top spot on…

SDSU All-American Wrestler Seth Gross Transfers to Wisconsin

BROOKINGS, SD— SDSU wrestling stand-out Seth Gross announced today that he would be transferring to Wisconsin to join his former coach Chris Bono. Bono was named the Badgers wrestling head coach in March. Gross created a great legacy in Brookings Becoming the programs first national champion, since they jumped to DI and became a two-time All-American. We did not see much…

Rachel King’s Comeback Helps Her Qualify For NCAA National Track & Field Meet

One Of Seven Local Qualifiers

SACRAMENTO, CA  —  State and U will have several athletes heading off to the NCAA National Track & Field Meet, non qualifying more dramatically than South Dakota State’s Rachel King. The senior became the first Jackrabbit to qualify for nationals in consecutive seasons, coming from behind down the stretch and winning the third and final qualifying heat of the 3,000…

Oral Roberts Ends SDSU’s Baseball Season In Summit League Tournament

Jackrabbits Eliminated With 4-0 Loss

TULSA, Okla. – Oral Roberts right-hander Isaac Coffey pitched a five-hit complete-game shutout, ending South Dakota State’s season with a 4-0 setback Friday afternoon at the Summit League Baseball Championship at J.L. Johnson Stadium. The Jackrabbits had their season come to a close with a 28-22 overall record. Oral Roberts improved to 28-25 and will face top-seeded Omaha in Saturday’s…

Jacks Split 2 at Summit League Baseball Tourney

Jacks Split 2 at Summit League Baseball Tourney

TULSA, Okla. – South Dakota State relief pitchers combined to allow only one run over the final 7 1/3 innings, while the offense heated up late in the game as the Jackrabbits staved off elimination at the Summit League Baseball Championship Thursday with a 9-5, come-from-behind victory over Western Illinois. With the win, SDSU improved to 28-21 overall and moves…

Johnston Still High on Pro Career for Miller

Johnston Still High on Pro Career for Miller

BROOKINGS, SD… Wednesday was a rough day for Mitchell native Macy Miller. The former Jackrabbit star was waived by the Seattle Storm of the WNBA who had selected her 36th in the draft. But her college coach isn’t concerned. He knows it was a great experience learning from some of the world’s best while she was there and that she…

Jacks Have Fun Despite Rainout in Tulsa at Summit League Tourney

Jacks Have Fun Despite Rainout in Tulsa at Summit League Tourney

TULSA, Okla. — South Dakota State’s opening-round game against Oral Roberts at the Summit League Baseball Championship scheduled for Wednesday night has been pushed back a day due to thunderstorms that hit the area. But that didn’t stop the Jacks from enjoying the moment, especially student-coach Bryce Hanson! First pitch is now tentatively set for noon Thursday at J.L. Johnson…

Miller Waived by Seattle Storm

Miller Waived by Seattle Storm

SEATTLE, WA… The defending WNBA Champion Seattle Storm have waived 4 players: Recee’ Caldwell, Presley Hudson, Macy Miller and Teana Muldrow from their training camp roster. The roster currently stands at 13 players, including Breanna Stewart, with one day left to get to 12. The Storm selected Miller in the third round of this year’s WNBA draft, and she averaged 13.5 minutes…

Wingett Transfers From Memphis to SDSU

Wingett Transfers From Memphis to SDSU

BROOKINGS, SD…South Dakota State men’s basketball head coach Eric Henderson announced the addition of David Wingett Tuesday afternoon. Wingett, a transfer from Memphis, will enroll at SDSU in fall 2019. Wingett spent the 2018-19 season with the Tigers, appearing in four November contests before suffering a season-ending injury. He is a graduate of Winnebago (Nebraska) High School and scored over…

SDSU’s David Jenkins Jr. Following TJ Otzelberger To UNLV

Jackrabbit Sophomore Guard Transferring

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  South Dakota State Jackrabbit basketball fans will never get to see David Jenkins Jr. in an SDSU uniform again. The sophomore guard announced last night via Twitter that he will transfer to UNLV.  He follows former SDSU coach TJ Otzelberger to Las Vegas. The two had a long history together even before coming together in Brookings dating…

Rain Stops SDSU & Oral Roberts

Jacks Trail 9-3 In Sixth Inning

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Play was suspended due to rain in the bottom of the sixth inning of Saturday’s Summit League baseball game between South Dakota State and Oral Roberts with ORU leading 9-3. With rain in the forecast for much of the rest of the day on Saturday, action is scheduled to resume at noon Sunday at Erv Huether Field….