Colleges – South Dakota State

College GameDay: Meet the Crew and Hosts

BROOKINGS, S.D. – ESPN’s GameDay operations are up and running, including the taping of the network’s College Football Live show. For the hosts and crew of the show, it’s exciting to come to a new place like Brookings, and they say that tomorrow’s crowd is just a big a character in the show as they are. Categories: College Sports, Colleges…

Dozen Straight Wins For SDSU Soccer After Victory Over NDSU

SDSU Wins 1-0

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  South Dakota State women’s soccer won its 12th straight contest Thursday night at Fishback Soccer Park, topping North Dakota State 1-0 in its final home game of the regular season. The Jackrabbits (14-3, 6-0 Summit League) clinched a spot in next month’s Summit League Championship with the victory, using an eight-shot advantage in the second half to…

Jacks Know What’s at Stake Against Bison in Dakota Marker Game

Jacks Know What's at Stake Against Bison in Dakota Marker Game

BROOKINGS, SD… The fact that ESPN’s GameDay is coming to Brookings this weekend has gotten plenty of attention and will be exciting for the entire campus. And while the players and coaches are also pumped about the exposure it will give their school, they are intently focused on the game with NDSU. It’s #1 against #3 in the FCS with…

Daniel Extra Excited For GameDay to Come to His Hometown of Brookings

Daniel Extra Excited For GameDay to Come to His Hometown of Brookings

BROOKINGS, SD… The fact that ESPN’s GameDay pre-game show is coming to Brookings for Saturday’s game between SDSU and NDSU has been big news since it was announced Sunday. John Stiegelmeier and Justin Sell shared their excitement with KDLT Sports on Monday, but how do the players feel?  Especially Brookings native Mikey Daniel is probably more fired up than any…

Stig, Sell Excited That Gameday is Coming to Brookings

Stig, Sell Excited That Gameday is Coming to Brookings

BROOKINGS, SD… The ESPN Gameday Pre-game show is coming to Brookings prior to Saturday’s big showdown with NDSU for first place in the Missouri Valley Conference. It’s the first time the show has ever broadcast from South Dakota, it’s been to Fargo twice. Obviously it’s a huge game for both teams with so much at stake for the post season….

Strong Showing For SDSU Sophomore Running Back

Strong Showing For SDSU Sophomore Running Back

BROOKINGS, SD…Driving up to Dana J Dykhouse Stadium, you can’t miss the billboards that ring it. One in particular, with former SDSU star rusher Zach Zenner, caught Pierre Strong Junior’s eye. “Yeah, you know the big picture he got right there? Yeah that’s what I’m trying to get! I’m trying to get like him. I definitely think I can.” Sophomore…

The Jackrabbits Are Prepared and Ready for Their ESPN Spotlight

BROOKINGS, SD— The Jackrabbits have been pitching and marketing for ESPN’s hit show College Gameday to come to Brookings. Now, they got it. College Gameday will be featuring NDSU verse SDSU for their college football game of the week. “It’s obviously a huge production. It’s an interesting process when you find out Sunday around noontime that they’re going to be…

Jackrabbits Fluster Fort Wayne To Claim Eleventh Straight Shutout Win

SDSU Wins 3-0

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  South Dakota State women’s soccer rolled to a 3-0 victory over Purdue Fort Wayne on Sunday, notching its 11th consecutive win while celebrating Senior Day at Fishback Soccer Park. SDSU (13-3, 5-0 Summit League) recognized Maggie Smither, Shayna Stubbs, Darina Poelstra, Carina McLennan and Leah Manuleleua before the game. Maya Hansen, Abigail Kastens and Karlee Manding scored…

Faster First Half Start Highlights SDSU’s Win At Indiana State

Jacks Take Care Of Business Ahead Of NDSU Showdown

TERRA HAUTE, IND  —  A big part of the reason ESPN’s College GameDay is coming to Brookings is that the South Dakota Jackrabbits have done their part in setting up the unbeaten showdown with North Dakota State. Yesterday the Jacks roared out to a 25 point halftime thanks to a 28 point second quarter at Indiana State and never looked…

ESPN’s College Gameday Coming To Brookings For SDSU-NDSU Dakota Marker Game

Next Saturday Live On ESPN From 8-11 AM

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  The premier rivalry in FCS, and Brookings and South Dakota, are getting a national spotlight. ESPN officials announced on Sunday that they would be bringing their three hour pregame show, College Gameday, to Brookings in conjunction with Saturday’s Dakota Marker game between South Dakota State and North Dakota State. The program airs between 8-11 AM live nationally…

SDSU Gets 6th Straight Win, 42-23 over Indiana St.

SDSU Gets 6th Straight Win, 42-23 over Indiana St.

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Third-ranked South Dakota State forced four first-half turnovers and erupted for 28 points in the second quarter en route to cruising to a 42-23 victory over Indiana State Saturday afternoon at Memorial Stadium. The Jackrabbits, who upped their winning streak to six games, improved to 6-1 overall and 3-0 in the Missouri Valley Football Conference. Indiana…

Jacks Ready For Life After Super Seniors

Jacks Ready For Life After Super Seniors

BROOKINGS, SD… The SDSU women won a pair of NCAA games last March before losing to Oregon in the Sweet 16. They graduated some incredible talent including Macy Miller and Maddie Guebert. But this team still returns plenty of talent and looks to make another strong run in the Summit League. Aaron Johnston, SDSU WBB Coach says: “This years team…

Jackrabbits Spike UND

SDSU Wins Sunday Matinee 3-1

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  The South Dakota State women’s volleyball team defeated North Dakota, 3-1 (25-17, 15-25, 25-22, 25-22), on Sunday afternoon at Frost Arena. The Jackrabbits improved to 5-13 overall and 2-4 in Summit League play, while the Fighting Hawks fell to 9-10 overall with a 1-4 mark in Summit League action. “I’m really happy with how we played in…

Goedert & Gerry Enjoy Playing In Front Of Hometown Friends & Family

South Dakota Natives Hit The Field For Eagles At Vikings

MINNEAPOLIS, MN  — Though it certainly wasn’t the outcome they wanted, South Dakota natives Dallas Goedert and Nate Gerry had solid games for the Philadelphia Eagles in their 38-20 loss at the Minnesota Vikings. Sioux Falls native and Washington alum Gerry had six tackles, four of which were solo.  Britton native & SDSU alum Goedert hauled in five passes for 48 yards….

Gibbs Poise Impresses In Jackrabbits Comeback Win

Freshman Shakes Off Slow Start To Help Lead 38-28 Victory

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  South Dakota State had a dominant second half last night to post their most impressive win of the season 38-28 at Youngstown State. Down 14-3 at half, SDSU’s defense helped ignite the comeback with a pick six from Don Gardner, the first of two takeaways. J’Bore Gibbs did the rest on offense. After a rough first half…

Gibbs & Jacks Comeback For Big Win At Youngstown State

3rd Ranked SDSU Rallies From Eleven Down To Win 38-28

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Third-ranked South Dakota State scored 35 points in the second half, overcoming a sluggish start to defeat Youngstown State, 38-28, Saturday night at Stambaugh Stadium. The Jackrabbits improved to 5-1 overall and 2-0 in the Missouri Valley Football Conference. YSU, ranked 17th by the Football Championship Subdivision coaches and 19th in the STATS FCS media poll, lost…

Coyotes Sweep Jacks at Frost Arena for 13th Straight Win

Coyotes Sweep Jacks at Frost Arena for 13th Straight Win

USD Recap BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota closed out its three match in five-day stretch with a sweep over in-state rival South Dakota State on Tuesday at Frost Arena. The Coyotes (16-1) remained unbeaten in Summit League play at 5-0 with the 25-16, 25-15, 25-16 victory, the eighth in a row in the series against the Jackrabbits. “This was a…

SDSU Swamps UND In Second Half For Seventh Straight Win

Jacks Win On Sunday 3-0

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  South Dakota State women’s soccer opened Summit League play with a 3-0 victory Sunday, taking down North Dakota at Fishback Soccer Park. SDSU (9-3, 1-0 Summit League) has won seven-straight contests and saw three different Jackrabbits find the net: Maya Hansen, Carina McLennan and Sunniva Dunagan. Gabby Vivier-Hannay and Leah Manuleleua added assists in the win, as…

HOBO DAY: Jackrabbits Put Down Salukis

Big Second Half Sends SDSU To 28-10 Win

BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota State scored three second-half touchdowns and the Jackrabbit defense pitched a shutout over the final 30 minutes en route to a 28-10 Hobo Day victory over Southern Illinois Saturday afternoon at Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium. The third-ranked Jackrabbits improved to 4-1 overall, while SIU dropped to 2-3 on the season. The game marked the Missouri…

Steelers Add Christion To Imitate Lamar Jackson In Practice

SDSU Alum Signed To Pittsburgh Practice Squad

PITTSBURGH, PA  —  Roosevelt and SDSU alum Taryn Christion is with his third NFL team this year after getting a hasty call from the Pittsburgh Steelers to sign with their practice squad. His job will be to play like an NFL MVP candidate. After setting virtually every SDSU and Missouri Valley football conference passing record, Christion signed with and was…