Colleges – South Dakota State

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….

Jacks Hang on to Advance at Summit Softball Championships

Jacks Hang on to Advance at Summit Softball Championships

FARGO, N.D. — No. 4 seed South Dakota State staved off elimination Thursday at the Summit League Softball Championships with a 7-6 victory over No. 6 seed Purdue Fort Wayne. The Jackrabbits (36-16) took control early and held off a hard-charging Mastodon program to stay alive in their postseason run. Kendra Conard (17-3) earned the win in her third start…

USD’s Kerr and Peterson Win Titles at Summit League Track & Field Championships

USD's Kerr and Peterson Win Titles at Summit League Track & Field Championships

MACOMB, Ill. –Event champions were crowned, and student-athletes now look to defend their 2018 titles after the second day of The Summit League Outdoor Track and Field Championships comes to an end Thursday inside Hanson Field.   After seven events scored the North Dakota State men enter the final day of the championships with 150 points—88 points ahead of South…

SUMMIT SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT-Late Surge Not Enough For SDSU In Loss To NDSU

Jacks Fall 6-3

FARGO, N.D. — No. 4 seed South Dakota State mounted a late inning rally, but dropped a 6-3 affair to top-seeded North Dakota State Thursday in the 2019 Summit League Softball Championships. Kendra Conard (16-4) started and threw four innings, allowing five runs with seven hits, two walks and a pair of strikeouts. Taylor Compton tossed the final two innings…

SDSU Baseball Wraps Up Home Schedule With Big Series Against Oral Roberts

Summit League Tournament Two Weeks Away

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  In two weeks the SDSU baseball team will head down to Tulsa for the Summit League Tournament.  Whether they’re the one, two or three seed will likely depend on this weekend’s series with perennial league champion Oral Roberts. The Jacks come into their final home series tomorrow two games back of first place Omaha and two games…

SDSU Softball Team Advances at Summit League Tourney

SDSU Softball Team Advances at Summit League Tourney

FARGO, N.D. — Fourth-seeded South Dakota State opened its 2019 Summit League Softball Championship run with a 4-2 victory over North Dakota Wednesday at Tharaldson Park. The Jackrabbits (35-15) built a four-lead through the middle innings and held off a late charge for the Fighting Hawks, extending their season in a win-or-go-home contest. SDSU had six hits in the game,…

Johnston to Help Coach Team USA U19 at Team Trials

Johnston to Help Coach Team USA U19 at Team Trials

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – South Dakota State University women’s basketball coach Aaron Johnston has been selected as one of four court coaches for USA Basketball’s U19 team trials. “It is a tremendous honor to be a part of USA Basketball and their storied tradition of excellence,” Johnston said. “I am looking forward to working and learning with the talented coaches,…

Jackrabbits Softball Wins Series Against Coyotes

SDSU defeated USD 14-2

BROOKINGS, S.D.- The South Dakota State Jackrabbits softball team won the series 2-1 against the Coyotes. They jumped out to a 10 run lead after two innings and would tack-on four more runs to get the win 14-2. Click the play button to watch the highlights. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – South Dakota, Colleges – South Dakota State, Sports, Sports…

USD, SDSU Split Wild Softball Doubleheader

USD, SDSU Split Wild Softball Doubleheader

BROOKINGS, S.D.—Immediately following a crushing 6-5 loss to its rival in the series opener, South Dakota got clutch performances from senior leaders Jessica Rogers and Dustie Durham in an 11-2 win at South Dakota State in the nightcap. That win locks up the No. 2 seed in the Summit League Tournament for South Dakota (31-23, 12-5 Summit). The Coyotes avoid…

Jackrabbits Take Rubber Game & Series At Omaha With 13 Inning Victory

SDSU Beats Summit Leading UNO 6-4

OMAHA, Neb. – South Dakota State scored three times in the top of the 13th inning to finally put away Summit League-leading Omaha, 6-4, for a baseball series-clinching victory Sunday afternoon at Seymour Smith Park. In claiming the series two games to one, the Jackrabbits improved to 21-17 overall and 13-8 in league play. Omaha dropped to 25-12-1 overall and…

SDSU Alum Taryn Christion Signs With Seattle While Tiano Pupungatoa Gets Mini-Camp Invite With Minnesota Vikings

Former Jackrabbits Hope To Catch On In NFL

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  A pair of former South Dakota State Jackrabbits will try to catch on in the NFL. Most notable is former SDSU & Roosevelt quarterback Taryn Christion.  The Sioux Falls native tweeting that he’s signed as an undrafted rookie free agent with the Seattle Seahawks.  He set Missouri Valley and SDSU career records with more than 11,000…

Cincinnati Bengals Draft SDSU Alum Jordan Brown

Former Jackrabbit Taken In 7th Round

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – South Dakota State cornerback Jordan Brown was drafted Saturday in the seventh round of the National Football League Draft by the Cincinnati Bengals. Brown, a native of Scottsdale, Arizona, was the 223rd overall selection in the three-day draft. A three-year starter, Brown finished his collegiate career with eight interceptions, 27 pass breakups and four forced fumbles. In…