Men’s College Basketball

Disbelief & Euphoria For Jenkins Jr. & SDSU After Halfcourt Winner At NDSU

78-77 Win Caps Wild Weekend Full Of Buzzer Beaters For Jackrabbit Men

FARGO, N.D.  —  The latest rivalry game between South Dakota State and North Dakota State will be talked about for a long time. Chances are they’ll be saying much kinder words in Brookings than in Fargo about David Jenkins Junior’s dramatic and improbable buzzer beater yesterday to deliver a 78-77 victory for SDSU at arch rival North Dakota State. The…

BANK ON IT! SDSU & Jenkins Jr. Stun NDSU With Miraculous Halfcourt Buzzer Beater

Jackrabbits Win In Fargo 78-77 On Last Shot

FARGO, N.D. — South Dakota State men’s basketball found itself on the ropes with 16 minutes to go at North Dakota State Saturday, trailing by 17 points and facing an uphill climb on the road. After a media timeout allowed the Jackrabbits to reset following a 13-3 Bison run, a message was heard loud and clear from the bench: “One…

Coyote Men Defenseless In Loss To Oral Roberts

USD Falls 86-72

VERMILLION, S.D. – Kevin Obanor tallied a double-double of 24 points and 14 rebounds to lead Oral Roberts past the South Dakota men’s basketball team 86-72 Sunday afternoon inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center.   The Coyotes led for nearly 11 minutes of the first half, grabbing a six-point lead with 10:50 on the clock on a Brandon Armstrong 3-point…

Another Dauminating Performance Helps SDSU Finish Doubleheader Sweep Of North Dakota

Jackrabbit Men Win 80-55

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  South Dakota State men’s basketball used a strong second half to pull away from North Dakota and claim an 80-55 victory Saturday afternoon at Frost Arena. Tied at 38 with 18 minutes to play, the Jackrabbits broke out on a 20-2 run over the next four-plus minutes to take control for good, improving to 20-6 on the…

Jackrabbits Slam Denver

SDSU Wins On The Road 92-82

DENVER — Skyler Flatten scored a career-high 36 points, Mike Daum tallied his 15th double-double of the season and the Jackrabbit men’s basketball team took down Denver Sunday afternoon, 92-82. Flatten hit eight 3-pointers and finished 14-of-18 from the field inside Magness Arena, burying the third-most 3-pointers for a single-game in South Dakota State’s Division I history. Daum scored 28…

Northern State Wins At Mankato

Wolves Win 88-80

Mankato, Minn. – If last night was not enough, the Northern State University men’s basketball team continued to pump out career highs in their 88-80 victory over Minnesota State Saturday evening. The Wolves improved 17-5 overall and 13-3 in the league following the weekend sweep over the NSIC South.   Despite a few late comeback attempts by the Mavericks, the…

Sioux Falls Staves Off Crookston

USF Men Win 82-74

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The University of Sioux Falls Men’s Basketball Team (15-7, 10-6 NSIC) received 27 points from Drew Guebert, a career-high 15 from Devin Greenand 13 from Trevon Evans to turn back Minnesota Crookston (13-12, 8-10 NSIC), 82-74 on Saturday night in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference cross-divisional play at the Stewart Center. With the victory, the Cougars moved into sole possession of…

Despite Big Dunks Augie Men Fall At Mary

Vikings Lose 101-87

BISMARCK, N.D. — With a bounce-back win on their mind, the Augustana men’s basketball team got off to a strong start on Saturday night at the McDowell Activity Center. However, a hot-shooting Marauder team took off in the second half and an Augustana comeback bid fell short in a 101-87 loss. Augustana is now 13-9 (9-7 NSIC) and U-Mary moves to…

Tevin King Rises & Inspires At SDSU

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BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Teammates all have one description of Tevin King. “Nothing’s been given to him. He’s a dog, he takes it. He takes what he wants and that’s the approach he has every single day no matter outside of basketball, classroom, everything he does in life.” SDSU Senior Guard/Forward Skyler Flatten says. On the court you’ll see his bark…

Augustana Falls To Mankato Despite Schaefer’s Big Game

Vikings Fall 79-73

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Trailing by seven points at halftime, the Augustana men’s basketball team used a 50-point second half to spark a comeback, but ultimately came up short in a 79-73 loss to Minnesota State. Augustana moves to 13-7 (9-5 NSIC South) and Minnesota State is now 14-6 (10-4 NSIC South). The Vikings were led by a phenomenal performance from…

Big Dunks & Big Crowd Energize SDSU Men

Jacks In Sole Possession Of First In Summit After Win Over Omaha

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  The road to Sioux Falls and the Summit League Tournament is getting shorter and, at the midway point of the conference schedule, the SDSU men sit alone atop the conference standings. The Jackrabbit men took over sole possesion of the first place in the Summit League yesterday, getting 33 from Mike Daum to lead the way to…

Jacks Look To Keep High Energy Heading Into Omaha Showdown

SDSU & UNO Men Tied Atop Summit Standings

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  As expected last night the SDSU men followed their women’s lead by blowing away rival North Dakota State at Frost Arena, setting up an important weekend tilt with Omaha. Led by 30 points from Mike Daum and 25 from David Jenkins Jr, the Rabbits rolled over the Bison 87-69, improving to 16-6 overall and 6-1 in Summit…

Jackrabbits Proving They Can Dominate Without Dauminating Performances

SDSU Men Hosting NDSU Tonight

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Tonight it’s the South Dakota State men’s basketball team’s turn to take on the North Dakota State Bison in a game that tips of at 7 PM at Frost Arena.  This 24 hours after the SDSU women defeated NDSU 86-33. It’s the start of a big week for the Jackrabbits that will see them pass the halfway…

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…

HIGHLIGHTS: USD’s Late Rally Surges Yotes Past Fort Wayne

  VERMILLION, S.D. – A 16-4 run to close the game carried the South Dakota men’s basketball team to an 87-73 victory over Purdue Fort Wayne Sunday afternoon inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center.   Sophomore Stanley Umude hit a jump shot to give USD a 73-69 advantage with 4:49 to play to spark the run that handed the Mastodons…

SOUND: Daum Gets Back into Rhythm Dropping 37 Pts

BROOKINGS, S.D. — South Dakota State’s Mike Daum led the way with 37 points to help the Jackrabbit men’s basketball program roll past Oral Roberts Saturday afternoon, 84-65. Playing in front of 3,680 fans at Frost Arena for the 27th annual Lamb Bonanza, SDSU improved to 14-6 and 3-1 in the Summit League with the victory. Daum paced all scorers with…

HIGHLIGHTS: Augustana Splits Doubleheader with Winona St.

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Coming off a nearly 30-point win on Friday night, the Augustana women’s basketball  completed their home sweep with a 75-65 win over Winona State on Saturday. The Vikings improve to 16-3 (7-2 NSIC) while the Warriors drop to 7-7 (5-5 NSIC).   Augustana was led by a career-high performance from Lynsey Prosser. The senior dropped…

HIGHLIGHTS: Daum 37 Pts, Selland’s 19 Pts Push Jacks Past Oral Roberts

BROOKINGS, S.D. — South Dakota State’s Mike Daum led the way with 37 points to help the Jackrabbit men’s basketball program roll past Oral Roberts Saturday afternoon, 84-65. Playing in front of 3,680 fans at Frost Arena for the 27th annual Lamb Bonanza, SDSU improved to 14-6 and 3-1 in the Summit League with the victory. Daum paced all scorers with…

HIGHLIGHTS: Augie Sweeps Upper Iowa in Doubleheader

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Ignited by a strong start, including holding Upper Iowa to just one point in the opening quarter, the Augustana women’s basketball team ran past Upper Iowa 79-45. In the win, the Vikings  improve to 15-3 (7-2 NSIC) while the Peacocks drop to 3-14 (0-9 NSIC). Making her first collegiate start Vishe’ Rabb poured in  a showout performance, dropping a…