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GRIDIRON GREATNESS-Week 12 SEASON FINALE (11-17-19)!

Best Sights, Sounds & Moments From Championship Week In Prep & College Football!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Bell Tolls for South Dakota prep football champions in the season finale of Gridiron Greatness! Click on the video viewer to re-live some of the best sights, sounds and moments from championship week as well as college and prep football throughout South Dakota, Northwest Iowa & Southwest Minnesota! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Augustana, Colleges…

SDSU Smothers Fourth Ranked Northern Iowa

Jacks Win Home Finale 38-7

BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota State turned in its most complete performance of the season, putting together a big second half in defeating Northern Iowa, 38-7, in a top-10 showdown between Missouri Valley Football Conference rivals Saturday afternoon at Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium. The Jackrabbits, ranked eighth in the STATS FCS media poll and ninth by the Football Championship Subdivision…

Jackrabbits Get 1st Win of the Season

Jackrabbits Get 1st Win of the Season

SIOUX FALLS, SD— SDSU’s season hasn’t started the way the Jackrabbits wanted, but they got back on the winning track against Dakota Wesleyan, 77-46. Click the viewfinder for highlights! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – South Dakota State, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Dakota Wesleyan Women’s Basketball, SDSU Women’s Basketball

Binghamton Outlasts SDSU

Binghamton Outlasts SDSU

SIOUX FALLS – Three South Dakota State wrestlers won their Jackrabbit dual debuts, but Binghamton held the upper hand in six bouts to post a 25-16 victory in the season opener for both teams Friday at the Sanford Pentagon. Friday’s dual marked the first-ever meeting on the mat between the two programs. Two-time NCAA qualifier Henry Pohlmeyer opened the dual…

Cowgirls Knock SDSU Out of the NCAA Tournament

Cowgirls Knock SDSU Out of the NCAA Tournament

STILLWATER, Okla. — South Dakota State women’s soccer saw its season come to an end Friday night in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament, falling 1-0 to third-seeded Oklahoma State. The Jackrabbits finish the year 15-5-2, matching the program’s top mark for wins while making their fifth NCAA Tournament appearance. Maggie Smither, Shayna Stubbs, Carina McLennan, Darien Poelstra and…

SDSU Women Lose at Creighton

SDSU Women Lose at Creighton

OMAHA, Neb. – The South Dakota State women’s basketball team suffered a 61-48 loss to Creighton on Tuesday evening at D.J. Sokol Arena in Omaha, Neb. The Jackrabbits fell to 0-2 early this season, while Creighton improved to 2-0. “There wasn’t enough sustained consistency throughout the game and we didn’t play very well defensively,” said head coach Aaron Johnston. “At…

Experience Should Help Jacks at NCAA Tourney

Experience Should Help Jacks at NCAA Tourney

BROOKINGS, SD… The SDSU soccer team is headed to it’s 5th NCAA tournament Friday when the Jacks play at Oklahoma State. Goalie Maggie Smither has played in 2 tournaments and this team has played some big-time opponents during the season. So that should really help when they take the field at Stillwater to play the 3rd-seeded Cowgirls. Leah Manuleleua, SDSU…

Manuleleua’s Clutch Goal Scoring Has Been Huge for Jackrabbits

Manuleleua's Clutch Goal Scoring Has Been Huge for Jackrabbits

  BROOKINGS, SD…She’s got a big name. “Leah Manuleleua.” “Fall media day 2017, and I practiced and I practiced and I practiced. And I couldn’t get it out.” SDSU Head Coach Brock Thompson says. “Sometimes they just say the last part!” SDSU Senior Leah Manuleleua. That’s complimented by big game on the pitch. “It’s just instinct. I fell like my…

SDSU Soccer Team Will Play at Oklahoma State in NCAA Tourney

SDSU Soccer Team Will Play at Oklahoma State in NCAA Tourney

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –  The South Dakota State women’s soccer team found out it will open the NCAA Tournament with a Big 12 program as the Jackrabbits will travel to Stillwater, Okla., to take on Oklahoma State in Friday’s first round. Kickoff is slated for 7 p.m. CT at Neal Patterson Stadium. This will be the first time a #SummitWSOC team…

Young Jackrabbits Come Up Clutch In Wild Finish At Bakersfield

SDSU Wins First Road Game 93-91

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – Sounds Dakota State men’s basketball opened its first road trip of the season in wild fashion Saturday night, topping CSU Bakersfield in double-overtime, 93-91. Down three with the clock winding down in regulation, Baylor Scheierman buried a 3-pointer to force overtime, then sank three more over the next 10 minutes of extra time to help the Jackrabbits…

Mistakes & Miscues Cost SDSU Game & Playoff Positioning

Turnovers And Penalties Kill Momentum In 27-18 Loss To Illinois State

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  South Dakota State is reeling after a 27-18 loss yesterday to Illinois State. The Jackrabbits appeared to be in control late in the third quarter with an 18-10 lead.  From then on Murphy’s Law seemed to take effect and the Jacks really have no one to blame but themselves.  Turnovers on three consecutive drives set the stage…

SDSU Men Work Double Overtime In Bakersfield To Stay Unbeaten

Jacks Win 93-91

BAKERSFIELD, CA  —  The young South Dakota State men’s basketball team passed its first road test of the 2019-20 season. David Wingett’s layup with four seconds left in double overtime proved the difference in South Dakota State’s 93-91 victory at CSU-Bakersfield on Saturday night. Douglas Wilson led SDSU with 26 points and 13 rebounds.  Brandon Key scores 18, Baylor Scheierman…

BIG DANCE BOUND! SDSU Soccer Wins Summit Title In Penalty Kicks Over Denver

Jacks Heading To NCAA Tournament For Fifth Time In Division One

BROOKINGS, SD  —  South Dakota State women’s soccer is heading back to the NCAA Tournament, advancing 4-2 on penalty kicks to claim the 2019 Summit League Championship, presented by U.S. Air Force Special Warfare title.A 1-1 tie extended through regulation and a pair of golden-goal overtimes, setting the stage for penalty kicks at Fishback Soccer Park. After two makes and…

Turnovers & Illinois State Topple Jackrabbits

Three Late Turnovers Burn SDSU In 27-18 Loss

BROOKINGS, S.D. – Illinois State scored on four consecutive second-half possessions and forced three turnovers in the final 17 minutes to defeat South Dakota State, 27-18, Saturday afternoon in a battle of nationally ranked Missouri Valley Football Conference teams at Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium.Both teams ended the day 7-3 overall and with 4-2 records in the MVFC.Illinois State, ranked 11th…

Jackrabbits Soccer Team Advances to Summit League Championship Game

Jackrabbits Soccer Team Advances to Summit League Championship Game

BROOKINGS, SD…South Dakota State women’s women’s opened its 2019 Summit League Championship, presented by U.S. Special Warfare run with a 1-0 victory over Oral Roberts Thursday night. The Jackrabbits (15-4-1), who clinched a spot in Saturday’s title game with the victory, blasted the Golden Eagles’ defense all evening with 15 total shots, firing 10 on target. Cecilia Limongi recorded her…

Jackrabbit Men Roll to 86-58 Win Over Peru State

Jackrabbit Men Roll to 86-58 Win Over Peru State

BROOKINGS, SD…South Dakota State men’s basketball topped Peru State 86-58 Thursday night at Frost Arena to advance to 2-0 on the season. Douglas Wilson led the scoring attack with 13 points (6-12) while also grabbing a team-high eight boards. Matt Dentlinger and David Wingett were also in double figures, scoring 12 apiece. Arians added seven rebounds while Wingett and Noah…

Jacks Excited to Have Home Field Advantage in Summit Tourney

Jacks Excited to Have Home Field Advantage in Summit Tourney

BROOKINGS, SD… The South Dakota State soccer team earned the right to host the Summit League Tournament by winning the regular season conference title last year. They also hosted last year but were upset in the semi’s by Nebraska-Omaha 3-1. The Jacks are excited to host again and also want to make up for what happened last year on their…

SDSU Soccer Team Excited to Host Summit Tournament

SDSU Soccer Team Excited to Host Summit Tournament

BROOKINGS, SD… The SDSU women’s soccer team won the regular season title last year and as a result, gets to host the conference tournament again in 2019 starting Thursday in Brookings. Head coach Brock Thompson knows his team is motivated by the opening round loss to Omaha in 2018. But he also realizes how special it is to be hosting…

Wilson’s 24 Lead Jacks to Season Opening Win at Frost Arena

Wilson's 24 Lead Jacks to Season Opening Win at Frost Arena

BROOKINGS, SD…South Dakota State men’s basketball opened its season with a 70-57 victory Thursday night at Frost Arena, ringing in a new era of Jackrabbit basketball in successful fashion. Three Jackrabbits reached double figures in the win, led by Douglas Wilson’s 24 points on 10-of-13 shooting. Matt Dentlinger turned in a 17-point, 14-rebound effort for his first-career double-double, and Brandon…

Jackrabbits Bounce Back At Missouri State

SDSU Wins 35-14

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – South Dakota State racked up more than 500 yards of total offense and carried a shutout into the fourth quarter, defeating Missouri State, 35-14, in Missouri Valley Football Conference action Saturday afternoon at Robert W. Plaster Stadium.The Jackrabbits, ranked fourth in the STATS FCS media poll and fifth by the Football Championship Subdivision coaches, improved to 7-2…