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SDSU & Dakota State Finalize 2019 Football Schedules

Both Teams Kickoff On Thursday, August 29th

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Though the kickoff of the 2019 college season is a little over four months and, hopefully, a nice warm summer away, pigskin is starting be on the minds of many with spring football underway and several local schools putting the finishing touches on their schedules. South Dakota State in the FCS and Dakota State in the NAIA…

DSU’s Curnow 4th In 5000 Meter Run On Final Day Of NAIA Nationals

Track & Field Championships Conclude in Brookings

BROOKINGS, S.D. – Dakota State’s (S.D.) Braden Curnow ran in the men’s 5000-meters on the final day of the NAIA Indoor Track & Field National Championships Saturday at Sanford-Jackrabbit Athletic Complex.  The three-day national meet was hosted by DSU. Curnow was the top runner in the semifinals last Thursday with a time of 14 minutes, 59.02 seconds. He finished fourth…

DWU’s Kamber Lamer Wins Pentathlon and DSU Happy to Host NAIA Indoor Track Championships

DWU's Kamber Lamer Wins Pentathlon and DSU Happy to Host NAIA Indoor Track Championships

BROOKINGS, SD… It’s quite a while since South Dakota hosted the NAIA National Track and Field Meet as the Indoor championships started Thursday in Brookings. It’s exciting for Anthoney Drealan and his Dakota State Trojans to be hosting the event so close to home. Braden Curnow says:”It feels kind of weird I’ll say that. We don’t spend the week traveling…

Dakota State Signs 37 on National Letter of Intent Day

Dakota State Signs 37 on National Letter of Intent Day

MADISON, S.D. – The Dakota State University football head coach Josh Anderson is excited to announce the 37 commitments on National Signing Day Wednesday.  Check below for more information. JUNIOR COLLEGE AND/OR TRANSFER COMMITMENTS Abraham Teka, Cornerback – 5’11 – 178, West Los Angeles College (Calif.) Son of Alem Kebede of Los Angeles, Calif.; Coach Marguet Miller; Majoring in Business…

DSU Cricket Club Brings Culture to Madison

MADISON, S.D. — Dakota State University is known for having people who want to go into the technology field, but one group of students is bringing culture to the school and town through another field. Rajesh Godasu’s dream job is to be a researcher. He’s currently studying for his Ph. D in information systems at DSU. “Madison is a wonderful place….

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…

Dakota State Women Fall at Morningside

Dakota State Women Fall at Morningside

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Dakota State (S.D.) trimmed No. 9-ranked Morningside (Iowa) lead down to 10 points by the end of the third quarter, but could not overcome Mustangs’ hot fourth-quarter start to escape for an 89-65 non-conference women’s basketball non-conference action at RVSC-Allee Gym Wednesday evening. Dakota State, who was playing a team that is ranked in the NAIA…

Hummel’s 20 Leads USF over Dakota State

Hummel's 20 Leads USF over Dakota State

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The University of Sioux Falls Women’s Basketball Team (8-3), which had a 43-8 run in the opening half, rolled to a 94-40 win over Dakota State on Tuesday (Dec. 18) to close out the non conference slate at the Stewart Center. Leading the way for USF, which ended a two-game losing streak, was junior guard Kaely Hummel…

#8 Briar Cliff Rolls Over Dakota State

Trojans Fall On The Road 95-60

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Nationally-ranked No. 8 Briar Cliff (Iowa) of the Great Plains Athletic Conference scored the game’s first eight points, fueling to a 95-60 non-conference men’s basketball contest at Newman Flanagan Center Saturday afternoon. The Trojans dropped their fifth straight game, falling to 2-9 overall record on the season.  The Chargers, who advanced to the quarterfinals round of…

Dordt Sweeps Dakota State in College Basketball Doubleheader

Dordt Sweeps Dakota State in College Basketball Doubleheader

Women’s Recap MADISON, S.D. – Dordt (Iowa) outrebounded Dakota State (S.D.) 61-37 Tuesday evening at DSU Fieldhouse, rolling to an 89-62 non-conference women’s basketball victory.  The Defenders never trailed in the game. The Lady T’s dropped their overall record to 1-6.  DC raised their overall record to 7-2. The Defenders scored the first four points of the game and never…

Augie Women Beat Dakota State 87-41

Big 3rd Quarter Propels Vikings Past Lady T's

SIOUX FALLS, SD. The Augustana women’s basketball team  improved to 4-0 Thursday night at the Elmen Center with an 87-41 win over Dakota State. The Vikings swarming defense caused numerous steals, especially in the 3rd quarter when the lead swelled to 76-15 after a 27-0 quarter. Abby Hora and Vishe’ Rabb each scored 14 to lead the way for Dave…

Viterbo Ends Dakota State’s Cinderella Run In The North Star Tournament Championship

Trojans Swept In Title Match

LA CROSSE, WI  —  Dakota State’s Cinderella run in the North Star Athletic Association Tournament came to a close one win shy of the NAIA National Tournament. The Trojan volleyball team fell to host Viterbo in the championship match 3-0 and finishing the season 19-13.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Dakota State, Sports…

Mount Marty Finishes Off Dakota State For Perfect NAIA Classic

Lancer Men Win 78-75 & Women Prevail 79-71

WOMEN’S RECAP SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Mount Marty (S.D.) took advantage of 32-of-42 free-throws Sunday afternoon, pulling away past Dakota State (S.D.) 79-71 on the second day of the South Dakota/NAIA Basketball Classic at Sanford Pentagon. Dakota State dropped their overall record to 0-4.  Mount Marty lifted their overall record to 3-0. Alexis Robson hit a basket to give DSU…

Dakota Wesleyan Takes A Pair From Dakota State At NAIA Classic

Tiger Men Win 77-65 While Defending National Champion Women Roll 106-63

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Dakota Wesleyan picked up a pair of victories over rival Dakota State at the Sanford Pentagon NAIA Classic on Saturday in Sioux Falls. The defending NAIA National Champion Tiger women defeated the Trojans 106-63 to improve to 2-0.  Five Tigers scored in double figures with Kynedi Cheeseman’s 28 leading the way while Jessi Giles led DSU…

GRIDIRON GREATNESS-Week 8 (10-14-18)

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

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The regular season came to an end for about half of the prep teams in South Dakota, giving week eight an early playoff feel.  Here’s a look back at the best sights, sounds and moments in Gridiron Greatness! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Dakota State, Colleges – Presentation, Colleges – South Dakota, Colleges – South Dakota State,…

Trojans Top Saints

Dakota State Beats Presentation 44-28

MADISON, SD —. Click on the video viewer for highlights from Dakota State’s 44-28 win over Presentation in college football action on Saturday afternoon! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Dakota State, Colleges – Presentation, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: College Football, Dakota State Trojans, Presentation Saints

Briar Cliff Shocks Dakota State in Madison

Briar Cliff Shocks Dakota State in Madison

MADISON, S.D. – Briar Cliff (Iowa) raced to a 21-0 lead after the first quarter Thursday evening in the third annual Ag Bowl game at Trojan Field, earning a 49-20 non-conference victory over Dakota State (S.D.).  It was the first defeat in the annual Ag Bowl game for the Trojans (2-1 record all-time).  DSU, who is ranked No. 25 in…

Leighton Excited to Help Build DSU Program

Leighton Excited to Help Build DSU Program

MADISON, SD… The Dakota State Trojan football program has continued to improve each year and Madison Bulldogs have been proud to contribute to that success. Mason Leighton hopes that continues for his teammates as they attempt to win their 2nd game in 3 starts against Briar Cliff Thursday night. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Dakota State, Sports, Sports Top Story…

St. Ambrose Runs By Dakota State In Second Half

Trojans Suffer First Loss 49-27

MADISON, S.D. —  Despite a pair of touchdown catches by Mason Leighton, the Dakota State football team fell to St. Ambrose 49-27 thanks to a 28-6 second half performance from the Fighting Bees in Madison on Saturday afternoon. The Trojans fall to 1-1 and host Briar Cliff Thursday. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: College Sports, Colleges –…

Bragging Rights Stay In Madison As Trojans Tame Tigers For Third Straight Year

DSU Beats DWU 27-18

MITCHELL, S.D.  —  For the third straight year, bragging rights in the Dakota Wesleyan-Dakota State football rivalry will remain in Madison as the Trojans once again defeated their arch rivals. DSU claimed their third consecutive victory over DWU with a 27-18 last night at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell.The biggest difference was a former Tiger-Brodie Fredricksen.  The Madison alum rushed…