College Basketball

Jackrabbit Basketball Teams Stay Atop Summit With Doubleheader Beatdown Of UND

SDSU Men Shrug Off Slow Start, Jackrabbit Women Keep Pace With USD

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Both Jackrabbit basketball teams maintained their perches atop the Summit League with convincing victories over the University of North Dakota on Saturday in Frost Arena. In the women’s game SDSU started on a 13-0 run and never really looked back, winning 81-58, keeping pace with USD atop the Summit.  The men’s game was a bit of a…

Augustana Men Rally To Get Doubleheader Split With St. Cloud State

Viking Men Win 92-91, Women Fall 68-43

MEN’S RECAP SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Looking to stop a slide, the Augustana men’s basketball team made a statement on Saturday night in front of more than 2,000 fans at the Sioux Falls Arena. Led by career-best performances from a pair of freshman, the Vikings picked up a 92-91 win over St. Cloud State. The Vikings improve to 14-10 (10-8), and…

Coyote Women Crush Western Illinois While Men Slump In Second Half

USD Women Win 92-49, Men Fall 65-59

  WOMEN’S RECAP VERMILLION, S.D.—South Dakota sophomore center Hannah Sjerven recorded her third career double-double, pacing a balanced Coyote attack in South Dakota’s 92-49 win over Western Illinois inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center on Saturday afternoon.   The Coyotes (19-3, 7-1 Summit) held the Leathernecks (8-13, 4-4 Summit) below 50 points for the first time this season.   USD…

Billeter Picks Up 300th Win With Augie In Vikings Split With Concordia-St. Paul

Augie Men Win 78-70 While Women Lose 77-55

MEN’S RECAP SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — On December 3, 2003, an 18-point win over Minnesota Crookston gave Tom Billeter his first career win at Augustana. Fast forward 16 years and 472 games, and the Viking head coach has won 300 games on the Augustana sideline. Tied at 41 at halftime, Augustana men’s basketball used a strong second-half performance on both ends of the court…

Northern State Swept In Duluth

Men Lose 76-70 & Women Fall 57-41

MEN’S RECAP Duluth, Minn. – The Northern State University men’s basketball team suffered their second divisional loss on Saturday evening, falling to Minnesota Duluth 76-70. The Wolves drop to 15-5 overall and 11-3 in the NSIC following the game.   The two teams were evenly matched throughout the game with ten ties through the 40 minutes of action. Neither team…

Jackrabbits Sweep Saturday Doubleheader With Omaha

Men Move Into Sole Possession Of First In Summit With 83-73 Win While Women Prevail 81-47

MEN’S RECAP BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Saturday’s matchup between the top two teams in the Summit League lived up to its billing, as the Jackrabbit men’s basketball team pulled out an 83-73 victory over Omaha in the 2019 Pork Classic. South Dakota State, playing in front of a season-best crowd of 3,881, took sole possession of first place in the league…

Dakota Wesleyan Splits Doubleheader At Morningside

Tiger Women Win 82-76 While DWU Men Fall 87-72

WOMEN’S RECAP SIOUX CITY, Iowa. – In a top-10 battle, the No. 4 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team defeated No. 8 Morningside College 82-76 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup Saturday afternoon in Sioux City, Iowa.   Kynedi Cheeseman (Alexandria, S.D.) wasted no time offensively for the Tigers (21-3, 14-3 GPAC) as she drilled back-to-back 3-pointers to give…

Coyote Women Cruise In Omaha While Men Stumble

USD Women Win 80-48, Men Fall 75-68

WOMEN’S GAME OMAHA, Neb.—Five Coyotes reached double figures as South Dakota cruised past Omaha 80-49 on Sunday afternoon inside Baxter Arena.   South Dakota (17-3, 5-1 Summit) jumped out to a seven-point lead from the start and steadily extended its lead over Omaha (6-12, 1-5) throughout the contest.   Junior guard Ciara Duffy led the group with 17 points while…

Dakota State Splits Basketball Twin Bill With Waldorf

Trojan Men Win 86-64 While Women Lose 87-83

MADISON, S.D.  —  The Dakota State and Waldorf basketball teams finally got to play the doubleheader that Friday’s snow storm postponed.  It opened with the Lady T’s losing a hard fought 87-83 game.  The Trojan men were in control from start to finish in their game, though, defeating Waldorf 86-64. Click on the video viewer for highlights!   Categories: College…

USF Men Stunned By Minot While Women Snap Losing Streak

Cougar Men Fall 75-70 But Women Win 59-54

MEN’S RECAP SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Despite 32 points from Trevon Evans and 20 by Drew Guebert, the University of Sioux Falls Men’s Basketball Team (13-5, 8-4 NSIC) had a five-game winning streak end in a 75-70 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference cross-division loss to Minot State (7-13, 3-9 NSIC) at the Stewart Center on Saturday night.   With the setback,…

Augustana Men Bounce Back At Moorhead While Women Fall

Viking Men Win 87-82, Women Lose 79-61

MEN’S RECAP MOORHEAD, Minn. — Looking for a bounce-back win on the road, the Augustana men’s basketball team used an impressive performance on both ends of the court for an 87-82 win over Minnesota State Moorhead on Saturday.  Augustana improves to 12-6 (8-4 NSIC South) and snaps MSU Moorhead’s seven-game win streak. The Dragons drop to (14-6, 8-4 NSIC North). Augustana,…

Northwestern Women Roll Over Morningside While Men Are Edged

Red Raider Women Win 82-53, Men Fall 90-85

ORANGE CITY, IA  —  Northwestern and Morningside split a Saturday afternoon college basketball doubleheader in Orange City.  The 3rd ranked Red Raider women rolled over the Mustangs 82-53.  The 4th ranked Morningside men followed that up by edging host Northwestern 90-85. Click on the video viewer for highlights!   Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Northwestern, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags:…

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…

Sioux Falls Sweeps Hoops Doubleheader With Wayne State

Cougar Women Roll 81-59, Men Win 77-71

MEN’S RECAP COURTESY USF ATHLETICS SIOUX FALLS, SD – Drew Guebert recorded a double of 23 points and 10 rebounds while Trevon Evans had 16 points, including six in the final 31 seconds, as the University of Sioux Falls Men’s Basketball Team (9-4, 4-3 NSIC) knocked off Wayne State (10-3, 5-2 NSIC) on Friday night at the Stewart Center. USF,…

SMSU Women Upset 13th Ranked Augustana, Viking Men Pull Away From Mustangs

Southwest Minnesota State-Augustana Hoops Doubleheader

WOMEN’S RECAP COURTESY SMSU ATHLETICS MARSHALL, Minn. – Freshman Jenna Borchers connected on a 3-pointer with 2.4 seconds remaining to lift Southwest Minnesota State to a thrilling 74-71 victory over No. 22 Augustana on Friday night at the R/A Facility in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference women’s basketball.   The victory was SMSU’s first over a ranked team since Jan. 16,…

SOUND: Daum Leads SDSU in Record Breaking Game Against Savannah St.

BROOKINGS, S.D. —-South Dakota State is in its 116th season of men’s basketball, and on Tuesday night accomplished something it had never done, scoring 139 points in a dominant victory over Savannah State at Frost Arena. The Jackrabbits (9-3) broke team records in points, points in a half (90) and 3-pointers (23) in the 139-72 win with a quartet of…

HIGHLIGHTS: Coyotes Improve to .500 After Topping Bellevue

  VERMILLION, S.D. – A season-high 21 assists led to a season-best shooting percentage as the South Dakota men’s basketball team cruised past Bellevue 78-52 Wednesday night. The Coyotes shot 32-of-54 from the field for 59.3 percent.   Junior Cody Kelley, making his first start since Nov. 18, tallied a game-high 18 points as the Coyotes move to 5-5 on…

Sioux Falls & Mankato Split Entertaining Doubleheader At Stewart Center

USF Women Win 80-68 While Men Fall 87-84 In OT

WOMEN’S RECAP SIOUX FALLS, SD  – Led by the duo 20-point performances from junior guards Mariah Szymanski and Kaely Hummel, the University of Sioux Falls Women’s Basketball Team (7-1, 3-0 NSIC) recorded a sixth consecutive win by rallying from a double-digit deficit and recording an 80-68 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) victory over Minnesota State on Friday at the Stewart…