College Football

Dakota State’s Fast Start Fades In Loss To 14th Ranked Dickinson State

Trojans Fall 31-14

MADISON, S.D. – Dakota State (S.D.) earned a 14-6 edge after the first quarter over NAIA’s nationally-ranked Dickinson State (N.D.) in the Dacotah Bank/North Star Athletic Association football contest at Trojan Field Sunday, a game that was postponed due to the recent winter storm that impacted travel conditions in the Upper Midwest region.  The Blue Hawks shut down the Trojans…

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 Bear Down On Missouri State

USD Picks Up Third Straight Victory With 45-10 Road Win

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.—South Dakota quarterback Austin Simmons threw four touchdowns while the Coyote defense forced four turnovers in a 45-10 blitzing of Missouri State Saturday at Plaster Stadium.   It was the third win in a row for South Dakota (3-3) which improved to 2-0 in Valley play. It also marked the first win by the road team in six games…

Red Raiders Run Over Defenders

Northwestern Defeats Dordt 35-6

ORANGE CITY, IA  —  Tyson Kooima ran for 125 yards and a pair of scores while Jacob Kalogonis added 104 rushing yards and a touchdown to lead the Northwestern Red Raiders to a 35-6 victory at Dordt on a snowy Saturday afternoon in Sioux Center. Kooima also passed for 164 yards and two scores as the 8th-ranked team in NAIA…

Cougars Crush Crookston in Grand Forks

USF Wins 52-14

GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Senior quarterback Caden Walters accounted for five TDs and the nation’s second-rated defense had another dominating effort as the University of Sioux Falls Football Team (4-2, 4-2 NSIC) won for the second straight game with a 52-14 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference victory over Minnesota Crookston Saturday (Oct. 12) at the Alerus Center. With the game moved indoors due to snow and high wind,…

Mankato Survives Blizzard & Northern State

Wolves Fall 39-7

ABERDEEN, S.D.  —  Shane Zylstra hauled in seven passes for 163 yards and a pair of touchdowns to lead third-ranked MSU-Mankato to a 39-7 win at Northern State in blizzard conditions in Aberdeen on Saturday afternoon.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Northern State, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: College Football, MSU-Mankato Mavericks, Northern…

Bemidji State Stuns Augustana With Last Second Trick Play

Vikings Fall Late 21-20

BEMIDJI, Minn. – A late drive from Bemidji State thwarted the Augustana football team’s comeback bid in a 21-20 loss Saturday in Bemidji, Minnesota.   The Vikings, who trailed 13-5 entering the fourth quarter, took their first lead of the game on a Jarod Epperson five-yard run at 14-13. Augustana forced a fumble on the ensuing BSU drive and took…

Mustangs Rally For Win At Minot

SMSU Wins 21-17

MINOT, N.D. – Boyer Bouman connected on a 34-yard touchdown pass to Daniel Davis with 25 seconds left in the game to lift Southwest Minnesota State to a thrilling 21-17 victor over Minot State on Saturday at Herb Parker Stadium in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference football.   SMSU, which improves to 2-3 overall with its second straight victory, started the…

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…

D-DAYS: Coyotes Uproot Sycamores

USD Wins Second Straight With 38-0 Victory

VERMILLION, S.D.—Austin Simmons and Kai Henry combined to run for 239 yards and four scores and South Dakota’s defense shut down Indiana State in a 38-0 Dakota Days win Saturday inside the DakotaDome.   It was the fourth straight homecoming win for the Coyotes (2-3, 1-0 MVFC), who have won their Valley opener for the third consecutive season. South Dakota…

Dakota State Drills Presentation

Trojans Win 43-16

MADISON, S.D. – Presentation (S.D.) led 14-6 after 15 minutes of the Dacotah Bank/North Star Athletic Association football conference action at Trojan Field on a windy Saturday afternoon.  The Trojans went on to outscore the Saints 37-2 for the rest of the game, rolling to a 43-16 conference victory.  The win also kept DSU undefeated at home this season (3-0…

Sioux Falls Blows Away Marauders

USF Wins Homecoming Game 39-0 Over Mary

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – With Caden Walters and Nate Johnson providing the offense and the nation’s second ranked defense pitching a shutout, the University of Sioux Falls Football Team (3-2, 3-2 NSIC) rolled to a 39-0 victory over U-Mary (0-5, 0-5 NSIC) in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference football at Bob Young Field before 1,849 in attendance on the Homecoming and Hall of Fame…

Jackrabbit Defense Impressive Heading Into Valley Opener

SDSU Hosts SIU On Hobo Day

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Amidst the festivities of Hobo Day the third ranked South Dakota State Jackrabbit football team will open the most important part of their season. Missouri Valley Football Conference play. SDSU hosts Southern Illinois on Saturday at 2 PM in their conference opener.  The non-conference went mostly as expect with SDSU falling just short of going 4-0 thanks…

Northern State Spoils St. Cloud’s Homecoming

Wolves Rally For 20-17 Victory

St. Cloud, Minn. – The Northern State University football team put together a comeback victory on Saturday evening, spoiling the St. Cloud State homecoming festivities. Three Wolves recorded touchdowns in the contest, as NSU recorded their first 20-point game of the 2019 season THE QUICK DETAILS Final Score: NSU 20, SCSU 17 Records: NSU 2-2 (2-2 North), SCSU 2-2 (2-2…

Northwestern Jostles Jamestown

8th Ranked Red Raiders Roll 45-6

ORANGE CITY, IA. —  Tyson Kooima passed for 260 yards and three scores and Jacob Kalogonis rushed for 183 yards and three scores to lead the 8th ranked Northwestern Red Raiders to an easy 45-6 victory over Jamestown on Saturday afternoon in NAIA college football action in Orange City, Iowa. Cade Moser was Kooima’s favorite target, hauling in six passes…

Dordt Decimates Dakota Wesleyan

Defenders Beat Tigers

SIOUX CENTER, IA. —  The Dordt Defenders rolled up 697 total yards of offense to roll over visiting Dakota Wesleyan 57-22 on Saturday afternoon in NAIA college football action in Sioux Center. Dordt quarterback Noah Clayberg ran 20 times for 222 yards and a score while passing for 134 yards and two touchdowns. DWU quarterback Kiel Nelson passed for 179…

Augie Takes Back Key to City With 20-13 Win Over USF

Augie Takes Back Key to City With 20-13 Win Over USF

Augustana Recap SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The key is back at Augustana. The Vikings football team prevailed 20-13 over rival Sioux Falls Thursday night at Bob Young Field in the Key to the City game. Senior quarterback Zach Masoli scampered two yards into the end zone early in the fourth quarter to break a 13-13 tie. With the point-after from Luis Guarita, the…

USF and Augie Coaches Excited For Key to City Game

USF and Augie Coaches Excited For Key to City Game

SIOUX FALLS, SD… USF hosts Augustana Thursday night at Bob Young Field with plenty at stake. Both teams are 2-1 and certainly want to win the Key to the City. But it’s also a very important early-season game for both teams. Jerry Olszewski, Augie FB Coach says:”It’s always an exciting time and it’s a great opportunity for these kids to…