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Stampede Fall In Overtime To Dubuque

Herd Win Streak Snapped With 3-2 Loss

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sioux Falls Stampede put on quite the show against the second-seeded Dubuque Fighting Saints but fell short in a 3-2 comeback attempt at the PREMIER Center Saturday night. Both Garrett Pinoniemi and Brian Carrabes scored in the affair, while Grant Adams made the start in net stopping 22 of 25 shots on the night. The…

Jackrabbits Notch 1,000th Program Win With Victory Over Notre Dame

SDSU Wins 65-59 In Cancun

CANCUN, MEXICO  —  The South Dakota State women’s basketball team captured its 1,000th program win on Friday as it defeated Notre Dame 65-59 in its second game of the Cancun Challenge at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya in Cancun, Mexico. The Jackrabbits improved to 5-2 on the season while Notre Dame fell to 4-4. In UND’s first game of…

Coyotes Overwhelm Ohio State

USD Women Win 68-53 In Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, NV—South Dakota senior guard Ciara Duffy posted a double-double of 22 points and 12 rebounds as the Coyotes defeated Ohio State 68-53 inside South Point Arena in the South Point Thanksgiving Shootout.   South Dakota (6-1) earned its third win over a Power 5 foe in four games on Friday. Ohio State (3-3) drops its second-straight contest after…

Stauber & Stampede Stop Sioux City To Start First Win Streak

4-2 Win Marks First Consecutive Victories Of The Season For Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sioux Falls Stampede continued their win streak at home with a 4-2 victory over the Sioux City Musketeers Friday night at the PREMIER Center. Isaac Henkemeyer-Howe, Jared Westcott, Evan Nause and Cam MacDonald all scored in the victory. Jaxson Stauber made his second consecutive start in net, saving 24 of 26 shots. The Sioux Falls…

Skyforce Stuff The Suns

Sioux Falls Beats Northern Arizona 114-100

SIOUX FALLS, SD – A swift start propelled the Sioux Falls Skyforce to snap a four-game skid on Friday, as they defeated the Northern Arizona Suns by a final score of 114-100 at the Sanford Pentagon.   Miami HEAT two-way player Daryl Macon (22 points, 7-12 FGA, 10 assists and eight rebounds) stuffed the stat sheet and eclipsed the 20-point…

Szymanski’s Buzzer Beater Highlights USF’s Perfect Hawaiian Getaway

Coo Sweep Oahu Thanksgiving Classic To Improve To 7-0

HONOLULU, HI  —  The only thing that could possibly have matched the beauty of surroundings in Honolulu, Hawaii for the Sioux Falls’ women’s basketball team was the quality of their play at the Oahu Thanksgiving Classic. The Coo went 3-0 during the holiday tournament highlighted by Mariah Szymanski’s dramatic buzzer beater to defeat Hawaii Pacific 79-77 on Wednesday.  USF defeated…

Fourth Quarter Feast Helps Jackrabbit Women Upset 20th Ranked South Florida

23-10 Surge Helps SDSU Prevail 61-50 In Cancun

CANCUN, MEXICO  —  The South Dakota State women’s basketball team defeated No. 21/20-ranked South Florida on Thursday in the initial game of the Cancun Challenge at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya in Cancun, Mexico. The Jackrabbits advanced to 4-2 on the season as USF fell to 5-2. “I thought we played a really clean first half. We missed a…

Jackrabbit Men Look For Continued Growth Heading Into Road Trip

Jacks Head Into Three Game Road Swing Off Of 86-77 Win Over Samford

  BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  South Dakota State improved to a perfect 5-0 in the friendly confines of Frost Arena last night with an 86-77 victory over Samford.  Douglas Wilson led the way with a double-double, 30 points and ten rebounds, with Tea’s Noah Friedel also adding a career-high 20 points. At 6-3 overall the Jacks will get another test on…

Coyotes Back In The Win Column After Victory At Cal Baptist

USD Wins 84-83

RIVERSIDE, Calif.—South Dakota lost an 18-point lead in the second half, but regrouped and got 29 points from Tyler Hagedorn to pull out an 84-83 road win at California Baptist Wednesday at the Events Center.   The Coyotes improved to 6-1 overall and 1-1 on this four-game road trip, their longest of the season. The game was part of the…

Freidel, Wilson Lead Jacks Past Samford

Freidel, Wilson Lead Jacks Past Samford

BROOKINGS, SD…Douglas Wilson tallied his third double-double of the season, Noah Freidel buried five 3-pointers on his way to a 20-point performance and the South Dakota State men’s basketball team fought off a pesky Samford Bulldogs squad at home for an 86-77 win Wednesday night. A single-digit game from start-to-finish, fans at Frost Arena witnessed nine lead changes and nine…

MacDonald Scores Twice, Herd Dominate Force 7-1

MacDonald Scores Twice, Herd Dominate Force 7-1

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – One of the top priorities of Scott Owens and his coaching staff this season was to do well on home ice and, after five-game winless start, the Stampede put on a show by defeating the Fargo Force 7-1 Wednesday night at the PREMIER Center. Cameron MacDonald tallied two goals in the contest, while Jaxson Stauber stopped…

Skyforce Lose to Legends in Final Seconds

Skyforce Lose to Legends in Final Seconds

SIOUX FALLS, SD – Despite a 49-24 advantage in bench scoring, the Sioux Falls Skyforce dropped their first home game of the season 106-104 to the Texas Legends on Wednesday night at the Sanford Pentagon. Dakota Mathias (career-high 30 points, 8-10 3PA) knocked down a corner three-pointer with 6.5 seconds remaining in the contest, which gave the Legends (5-3) their…

SDSU Excited To Have Another Home Game in FCS Playoffs

SDSU Excited To Have Another Home Game in FCS Playoffs

BROOKINGS, SD… The SDSU football team will have the chance to enjoy Thanksgiving and then get back to work as they prepare for a home game December 7th after getting an unexpected bye as the 7th seed. This puts them in a great position to succeed according to senior Christian Rozeboom. And head coach John Stiegelmeier is really happy for…

Scoreboard Wednesday, November 27th

Scoreboard Wednesday, November 27th

Scoreboard Wednesday, November 27th USHL Stampede 7, Fargo 1 *MacDonald (2) goals G-League Texas 106, Skyforce 104 *Flatten 8 points NBA Timberwolves 113, San Antonio 101 *Towns 23 pts./14 reb. Men’s Basketball SDSU 86, Samford 77 *Wilson 30 pts./10 reb. South Dakota 84, Cal-Baptist 83 *Hagedorn 29 pts./10 reb. Women’s Basketball USF 79, Hawaii-Pacific 77 *Hummel 27 points/#19 Cougars 6-0…

Jaxson Stauber Returns to Nets For Stampede

Jaxson Stauber Returns to Nets For Stampede

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sioux Falls Stampede announced the return of goaltender Jaxson Stauber to the Sioux Falls lineup after starting the season at Minnesota State, Mankato. Stauber led the Herd to a 11-1 postseason record in the 2019 Clark Cup playoffs, the winningest postseason record in USHL Tier 1 history, and third Clark Cup championship in team history….