Colleges – South Dakota State

SDSU Makes It To The Round of 32

SDSU defeats Quinnipiac 76-65

SYRACUSE, NY—The SDSU Jackrabbits took the floor at the spacious Carrier Dome in Syracuse. Lots of history here. we’ve had a lot of fun looking at all the things on the wall and in the rafters and the banners. This Jackrabbit team wants to hang a banner of it’s own. They realize they’ve got a chance to do something really…

Jackrabbits Ready To Make History

SDSU wants to reach the Sweet 16 for first time in school history

SYRACUSE, NY— The South Dakota State Jackrabbits have been here before, nine times in 11 years although never as a #6 seed, the highest in school history. They’ve got a chance to do something they’ve never done before. SDSU forward Sydney Palmer said,”We’re all ready to go and I think we’re ready to make the next step in this program and…

SDSU Women At Home in Carrier Dome

SDSU held a practice today at the famous Carrier Dome

SYRACUSE, NY— The Jackrabbits got a chance to practice at the Carrier Dome here today, where the Orange play football. It’s another great venue filled with lots of history. But it’s also a wide open and spacious place, so how much does that affect the Jackrabbit shooters? “It will definitely be a differe nt view from when you’re shooting out there…

Jacks Reflect on Being Highest Seed (6th) in School History

Jacks Reflect on Being Highest Seed (6th) in School History

BROOKINGS, SD.The South Dakota State women’s basketball team was awarded the No. 6 seed in the Portland Regional of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship and will face No. 11 seed Quinnipiac Saturday, announced Monday night on the ESPN Selection Show. The Jackrabbits and the Bobcats tip at 10 a.m. Central time and the game will be played in the Carrier…

Miller Reacts to Jacks Being a 6 Seed

Miller Reacts to Jacks Being a 6 Seed

BROOKINGS, SD… The Jackrabbits of South Dakota State will be a 6 seed Saturday morning when they take the floor in Syracuse, NY. And that is the highest ever in school history as the Jacks (26-6) will take on the Quinnipiac Bobcast (26-6) Saturday morning at 10 am CST. For senior Macy Miller, she told KDLT’s Zach Borg during at…

Jackrabbit Men Draw Nationally Televised Game With Texas In NIT

SDSU Heading To Austin On Tuesday

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  For the first time since 2015, the Jackrabbit men’s basketball team did not hear their name called in the NCAA Tournament Selection Show. Instead, as they did that season, SDSU waited to see who they’d play in the NIT. The Jackrabbits draw a #7 seed in the 32 team tournament and will face the Texas Longhorns on…

Jackrabbit & Coyote Women Want To See Each Other Both Make NCAA Tournament Field

Selection Show Tomorrow

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The NCAA Women’s basketball tournament will be announced tomorrow and it’s expected to be an historic day for the state of South Dakota and the Summit League with both the Jackrabbits and Coyotes expecting to hear their names called. SDSU knows that they’re in by virtue of winning the automatic bid in their 83-71 Summit League…

Summit Title Was Extra Meaningful to South Dakota Natives Larson and Selland

Summit Title Was Extra Meaningful to South Dakota Natives Larson and Selland

SIOUX FALLS, SD…. It goes without saying that winning the Summit League title was very emotional for seniors Macy Miller and Madison Guebert who led the Jacks with a combined 52 points in the 83-71 win over USD. Miller, the Mitchell native became the Summit League’s all-time leading scorer during the game and Guebert, who’s mother (Melissa Olson) grew up…

Jacks Win 9th Summit League Championship Paced by Miller and Guebert

Jacks Win 9th Summit League Championship Paced by Miller and Guebert

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-Macy Miller continued her dominance at The Summit League Championships. With 30 points and career-tying 11 rebounds, the South Dakota State senior guard recorded her third double-double in a title game as the Jackrabbits recorded an 83-71 win over No. 25 South Dakota Tuesday afternoon in the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center. South Dakota State won its 16th-straight game…

SDSU Women Roll Past Oral Roberts to Make Summit Title Game

SDSU Women Roll Past Oral Roberts to Make Summit Title Game

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-The South Dakota State women’s basketball team advanced to its ninth The Summit League Championships title game after recording an 86-55 win over Oral Roberts Monday afternoon in the semifinal round at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center. The Jackrabbits, who have now won 15-straight games, improved to 25-6. State had five players score in double figures, led by…

SUMMIT LEAGUE TOURNAMENT-Fast Start Sets Tone For SDSU In Quartefinal Win

Jackrabbit Women Get Oral Roberts In Semifinals Tomorrow At Noon

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  — Unlike their men’s team, the Jackrabbit women didn’t give 8th seeded Fort Wayne any room for hope in their Summit League Tournament Quarterfinal. The Jacks outscored the Dons 28-9 in the first quarter and never looking back thanks to a defensive effort that forced 15 turnovers, winning 88-50. SDSU will play Oral Roberts in the semifinals…

SUMMIT LEAGUE TOURNAMENT-Western Illinois Finally Seals Upset Of Top Seed By Stunning SDSU

Jackrabbits Will Settle For NIT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Summit League men’s tournament has been turned on it’s head by the 79-76 stunner that Western Illinois pulled out last night over three-time defending tournament champion SDSU. A terrible first half that saw the Jacks shoot just 37 percent, including 2-9 from three, put them down ten.  They’d trail by as many as 13 before…

SUMMIT QUARTERFINALS: Western Illinois Stuns & Dethrones Three-Time Defending Champion Jackrabbit Men

SDSU Becomes First #1 Seed To Lose To #8 In 79-76 Defeat

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Top-seeded South Dakota State saw its comeback efforts fall just short Saturday at the Summit League Championships, falling 79-76 to No. 8 seed Western Illinois at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center. Down 38-28 at half, the Jackrabbits traded buckets with the Leathernecks throughout the second half until a 5-0 spurt with just over two minutes left…

SUMMIT QUARTERFINALS: SDSU Women Obliterate Fort Wayne

Jacks Advance To Semifinals With 88-50 Win

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-The South Dakota State women’s basketball team had four players score in double figures as the Jackrabbits defeated Purdue Fort Wayne in The Summit League Championships quarterfinal round Saturday afternoon at the PREMIER Center. The Jackrabbits, the tournament’s top seed, improve to 24-6 and will face the winner of the Oral Roberts/Western Illinois contest at noon Monday in…

SUMMIT LEAGUE TOURNAMENT: Potential For At-Large Bids Doesn’t Lower Importance Of Tourney Title For State & U Women

Jacks Face Fort Wayne At Noon Followed By USD Against NDSU At 2:30

BROOKINGS & VERMILLION, S.D.  —  Getting on and off the bus will probably pose more of a challenge for SDSU and USD than will their first two opponents, Fort Wayne and NDSU, in the Summit League Tournament. Though both the Jacks and Coyotes are expected to make the NCAA Tournament regardless of who wins the tournament, it doesn’t take away…

SUMMIT LEAGUE TOURNAMENT: SDSU Men Won’t Look Past Pesky Western Illinois

Jacks Open Tournament Tomorrow At 6

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  If there’s a common theme between the heavily favored SDSU and USD teams that open the Summit League Tournament tommorrow, it’s that they not get caught looking past their opening opponent. The Jackrabbit men open with a Western Illinois team they just beat by 20 last week.  Despite that, the Leathernecks gave SDSU all it could handle…