Colleges – University of Sioux Falls

USF Looking To Go 4-0 On Augustana’s Home Field

Cougars Lead Series 5-1 Since Joining Division Two & NSIC In 2012

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Though it’s clearly become a highlight on the local calendar and one of the best rivalry games anywhere, the reality is that the Sioux Falls-Augustana Key to the City football game has been pretty one sided since the series began in 2012. USF is 5-1 and, perhaps most upsetting if you’re a Vikings fan, is that…

SOUND: Augie and USF Embracing Importance of Key to the City Game

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — It’s a highly anticipated week on the football field for Augie and USF as they battle for the Key to the City. Each team brings a 2 and 1 record into the game. The Coo have had bragging rights after winning a second straight last year *and fifth in six games in the series. Both head coaches…

Sioux Falls Stops Southwest Minnesota State

Cougars Defeat Mustangs 39-21

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  In a game full of offensive fireworks the Sioux Falls Cougars defeated the Southwest Minnesota State Mustangs 39-21 in college football action on Saturday night at Bob Young Field in Sioux Falls. USF’s Caden Walters threw four touchdowns on 12-17 passes for 196 yards.  Three of those touchdowns went to Nate Johnson.  He hauled in four…

USF Sweeps Winona State

Cougars Pick Up Win On Saturday Afternoon

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —The University of Sioux Falls Volleyball Team (8-5, 3-2 NSIC) continued their streak of success Saturday afternoon as they swept Winona State University, 3-0 (29-27, 28-26, 25-23). USF swept both opponents this weekend in Upper Iowa and WSU. Saturday’s victory over the Warriors featured stand out performances by senior Bria Barfnecht, sophomore Averey Yaksich, and sophomore Krista Goerger. Barfnecht had…

GRIDIRON GREATNESS-Week 3 (9-9-18)

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

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  New faces became stars on the gridiron during the third week of prep and college football.  Look back at the best sights, sounds and moments with our third installment of Gridiron Greatness! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Augustana, Colleges – Northern State, Colleges – South Dakota, Colleges – South Dakota State, Colleges – University of Sioux…

Late Game Magic Runs Out For Sioux Falls At Winona State

Cougars Fall 16-15

WINONA, Minn. — Sports certainly has way of bouncing emotions and outcomes. A week after winning one of the most memorable games in school history (27-24 over Concordia St. Paul) in the final seconds, the No. 14 University of Sioux Falls Football Team (1-1, 1-1 NSIC) was in position to win another game late against No. 15 Winona State but…

Sioux Falls Comes Back To Stun Augustana In Five Sets

USF Defeats Arch Rival Vikings 3-2

SIOUX FALLS, SD  — The University of Sioux Falls Volleyball Team (6-4, 1-1 NSIC) rallied down two sets to defeat crosstown rival Augustana (5-5, 0-2 NSIC) in dramatic fashion in a 3-2 decision (19-25, 19-25, 25-22, 28-26 and 15-13) on the home floor of the Vikings Saturday night. USF’s victory provided the Cougars with a 4-3 edge in the DII series…

USF loses to Wayne State in 5 sets

USF loses to Wayne State in 5 sets

SIOUX FALLS— Despite 18 kills from career leader Makenna Rockeman, the University of Sioux Falls Volleyball Team (5-4, 0-1 NSIC) dropped an Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference matchup to No.19 Wayne State (8-1, 1-0 NSIC) in five sets 3-2 (16-25, 25-18, 25-16, 19-25, 11-15) in its home opener at the Stewart Center on Thursday night. Before a large group of students and…

GRIDIRON GREATNESS-Week 2 (9-2-18)

Best Sights, Sounds & Moments From Week Three Of The Prep & College Football Season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The first full weekend of prep and college football gave us a full plate for this week’s installment of Gridiron Greatness!  Click on the video viewer for the best sights, sounds and moments from the second week of the local football season! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Dakota State, Colleges – South Dakota, Colleges – University…

USF Alum Dennis Gardeck Makes Cut For Arizona Cardinals

Former Coo Will Suit Up In NFL

GLENDALE, AZ  —  More good news for Cougar football yesterday as the Arizona Cardinals announced that USF alum Dennis Gardeck had made the 53 man roster. Gardeck was an All-American lineback last year at USF, notching 14 sacks. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – University of Sioux Falls, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Arizona Cardinals, Dennis Gardeck, Sioux Falls Cougars

Northern Volleyball Howls At Augustana Tournament

Wolves Sweep Four Team Weekend Event

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  After one of the best seasons in program history the Northern State volleyball team appears poised to reach new heights this year after a big weekend in Sioux Falls. The Wolves improved to 8-0 on the season after defeating Augustana 3-1 last night to sweep through the Vikings four team tournament.  After winning 23 games and making…

Caden Walters Impresses In Coo Comeback

Junior QB Leads 23 Second Rally To Win Season Opener

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  One of the most remarkable regular season wins in Sioux Falls history was engineered by a backup quarterback. The Coo turned to JUCO transfer Caden Walters at quarterback at half of their season opener with Concordia-St. Paul and, with USF down 24-20 with 26 seconds to play, Walters rewarded head coach Jon Anderson’s faith by throwing…

Cougars Stun Concordia With Miracle Rally

Cougars Stun Concordia With Miracle Rally

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Down four with 26 seconds to play and no timeouts, the No. 20 University of Sioux Falls Football Team (1-0, 1-0 NSIC South) pulled off a dramatic, last-second victory as junior quarterback Caden Walters connected with junior tight end Clint Sigg on a 26-yard touchdown pass with three seconds to play for a 27-24 victory over Concordia-St….

Snyder Resigns as USF Athletic Director

Snyder Resigns as USF Athletic Director

SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota — University of Sioux Falls today announced that USF Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Josh Snyder is resigning effective August 31. University President Brett Bradfield recognized him for his leadership in navigating the challenges of maintaining high quality athletic programs in the midst of many changes in the higher education landscape. “Without question, Josh has been a critical part…

Cougars To Have Strong Units on Both Sides of the Ball

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Cougars are coming off of their fourth straight postseason appearance. They’ve been receiving lots of national recognition. This week the Coo were tabbed 18th in the D2Football.com Preseason Media Poll which is their 3rd national ranking this off season. Head Coach Jon Anderson says he expects both sides of the ball to be strong. Categories: College…

Anderson Knows All About Tradition at USF

Anderson Knows All About Tradition at USF

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Jon Anderson was an assistant coach at USF when the Cougars were dominating in the NAIA ranks. So when he took the head coaching job before last season he knew that expectations were always very high for the Cougars who went 9-3 in his initial season and made the playoffs. But Jon and his team aren’t content…

2018 KDLT Sports Gridiron Preview

Previewing The 2018 College & Prep Football Season!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Football is back and KDLT Sports is ready to bring you all the action in 2018!  Our Gridiron Preview is back with a look ahead at the college and prep season.  We start with a look at NCAA Division One & Two by looking at how SDSU and USD will replace some of their stars and…

Jon Anderson’s Cougars Don’t Mind the Pre-season Rankings

Jon Anderson's Cougars Don't Mind the Pre-season Rankings

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Cougars of USF had a very successful season in 2017 under first year head coach Jon Anderson. As a result of their 9 wins and playoff appearance, they are ranked 15th in the Division II pre-season poll for 2018. Anderson says it doesn’t add pressure and isn’t a distraction. It’s just a reflection of another good…

Sioux Falls Picked Third In NSIC Preseason Poll

Augustana 6th, Northern State 8th & SMSU 12th

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Practice begins for many college football programs next week and the first batch of preseason polls are in for the Northern Sun Conference. The University of Sioux Falls has been picked to finish third overall in the NSIC and in their southern division.  The Cougars will be seeking their fifth straight postseason appearance and fourth consecutive…

Shannon Pivovar to Lead USF Softball Program

SIOUX FALLS – University of Sioux Falls Director of Athletics Josh Snyder has announced the hiring of Shannon Pivovar as the next head women’s softball coach for the Cougars’ program. “I am pleased that we were able to hire Shannon (Pivovar), who is a rising star in the field,” said Snyder, noting that Pivovar will take over program effective Friday,…