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Jackrabbit Women Fluster Fighting Hawks

SDSU Wins At UND 66-48

GRAND FORKS, North Dakota-A 16-0 run in the first quarter proved to be the difference Friday night as the South Dakota State women’s basketball team defeated North Dakota 66-48 in Summit League action at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center. The Jackrabbits improve to 13-6 overall and 5-1 in league play while the Fighting Hawks drop to 8-11 and 3-3. Senior…

South Dakota Women Overcome Oral Roberts

Coyotes Win In Tulsa 76-72

TULSA, Okla.—The South Dakota duo of senior guard Allison Arens and junior guard Ciara Duffy led the way as the Coyotes rallied from a 10-point deficit to best Oral Roberts 76-72 inside the Mabee Center on Friday night.   There were 13 lead changes and five tie-ups in a back-and-forth contest between South Dakota (16-3, 4-1 Summit) and Oral Roberts…

Sioux Falls & Mary Split Basketball Doubleheader

USF Men Win 77-72, Women Lose 70-63

MEN’S RECAP SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Senior guard Trevon Evans scored 26 points to lead the University of Sioux Falls Men’s Basketball Team (13-4, 8-3 NSIC) to a fifth consecutive victory with a 77-72 victory over U-Mary (7-10, 4-7 NSIC) in a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference cross-divisional matchup at the Stewart Center. With the victory, the Cougars improved to 13-4…

Augustana Women Hang On In Aberdeen While Northern State Men Cruise

Viking Women Win 75-66, Wolves Men Win 97-66

WOMEN’S GAME ABERDEEN, S.D. — Coming off a pair of wins at home, the Augustana women’s basketball team hit the road and started the weekend with a 75-66 win over Northern State. The victory extended the Vikings win streak to four straight, and improved their record to 17-4 overall on the year and 9-2 in NSIC play. Northern State dropped to…

Lewis Pro/Am Tournament A Favorite Stop On IRT Tour

Championship Play This Weekend

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  With the majority of their pros living in the sunny south or California, you wouldn’t think a visit to Sioux Falls during a snowpacalypse would be a favorite stop on the International Racquetball Tour. To the contrary, the Lewis Pro/Am has been a long time must for pros on the tour long before it officially became…

Sioux Falls Men Surging Within NSIC

Cougars Eye First NCAA Tournament Trip

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The University of Sioux Falls has been quick to adapt and succeed since moving to Division Two seven years ago. The football and women’s basketball programs have each won NSIC titles and gone to the postseason, and this year the men’s basketball team thinks it might be their turn to break the playoff ice. The Cougars…

USF Alum Kalen DeBoer Reportedly Heading To Indiana

Will Become Hoosiers Offensive Coordinator

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Kalen DeBoer’s rise from NAIA national championship coach at Sioux Falls to coveted assistant coach in the FBS is set to reportedly continue in the Big Ten. Indiana has reportedly hired the USF alum to be their offensive coordinator.  De Boer has been a rising star since leaving USF in 2009.  As OC at Fresno State…

SDSU’s Seth Gross to Have Surgery

SDSU's Seth Gross to Have Surgery

BROOKINGS, SD… South Dakota State national champion wrestler Seth Gross took to twitter Thursday to make the announcement that he is having surgery, ending his season. He’ll have surgery next Wednesday to fix a vertebrae issue that started in high school and developed further into his collegiate career. Gross is the Jackrabbits only national champion since making the jump to…

Augustana Wrestlers Get Big Win over MSU-Moorhead

Augustana Wrestlers Get Big Win over MSU-Moorhead

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Ethan Cota started the night with an upset win at 125 lbs., and the Vikings never looked back in a 27-12 win over MSU Moorhead on Thursday in Northern Sun Conference wrestling action at the Elmen Center.Along with posting their 15th straight win over MSUM, including all 11 NSIC meetings, the win boosts the Vikings dual record to 2-1…

Coyote Men Lose Heartbreaker at Oral Roberts

Coyote Men Lose Heartbreaker at Oral Roberts

TULSA, OK… The South Dakota men trailed by as many as 15 points in the second half before mounting a serious comeback. Stanley Umude led the way with 21 points and Tyler Peterson had 20 as USD pulled to within 77-74 in the final second. Umude’s game-tying 3-point attempt hit the front iron and the Coyotes fell to 8-10 overall…

Lincoln Girls Win at BV, Brookings Boys at Washington

Lincoln Girls Win at BV, Brookings Boys at Washington

BRANDON and SIOUX FALLS, SD… It was a good night to be a road team in high school basketball Morgan Hansen had 24 points as the Lincoln Patriots went to Brandon Valley and beat the #3 Lynx 51-43. And at the Washington gym, the Bobcats of Brookings out-lasted the home team 62-58 in a back and forth game. Jay Wilber…

Scoreboard Thursday, January 17th

Scoreboard Thursday, January 17th

Scoreboard Thursday, January 17th Men’s Basketball Oral Roberts 77, USD 74 *Umude 21 points College Wrestling Augustana 27, MSU-Moorhead 12 Doane 33, DWU 15 H.S. Wrestling MVPCS 59, Marion/Freeman 18 MVPCS 51, Flandreau 24 Beresford/Alc-Hudson 48, MVPCS 34 Beresford/AH 61, Flandreau 18 Beresford/AH 66, Marion/Freeman 15 Flandreau 36, Marion/Freeman 33 Girls Gymnastics 135.80-Yankiton 134.35-Madison 125.45-Huron *Ava Koller (Y) 34.15 NHL…

DWU’s Jason Christensen Back On The Bench

MITCHELL, S.D. — Jason Christensen’s been at the helm of the Dakota Wesleyan Women’s Basketball team for 9 years. He’s fresh off his best season that included a national title. However, a health concern this season put his coaching career on pause.   Head Coach Jason Christensen is the winningest coach in DWU women’s basketball history. However his greatest battle came…

Jacks Get Dauminating Performance in Win at UND

Jacks Get Dauminating Performance in Win at UND

GRAND FORKS, ND — The Jackrabbit men’s basketball team won a slugfest on the road Wednesday night, claiming a 78-74 victory over North Dakota at the Betty Englestad Sioux Center. South Dakota State (15-6, 5-1 Summit League) shot 48.3 percent in the game and hit seven 3-pointers, using a 15-5 advantage in second-chance points to diminish the effect of 14…