North Dakota Fighting Hawks

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…

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…

Strong Start Sends Jackrabbit Women To Big Win Over UND

Jacks Roll 81-58

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  The South Dakota State women’s basketball team used a 17-2 run to open the game and record an 81-58 win over North Dakota in Summit League action Saturday afternoon in front of 2,734 fans at Frost Arena. The Jackrabbits, who are now 18-6 overall and 10-1 in The Summit League, have now won eight consecutive games, the…

Jackrabbit Women Fluster Fighting Hawks

SDSU Wins At UND 66-48

GRAND FORKS, North Dakota-A 16-0 run in the first quarter proved to be the difference Friday night as the South Dakota State women’s basketball team defeated North Dakota 66-48 in Summit League action at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center. The Jackrabbits improve to 13-6 overall and 5-1 in league play while the Fighting Hawks drop to 8-11 and 3-3. Senior…

Coyotes Close Season Out With Win Over North Dakota

USD Falls Short Of Summit League Tournament Despite 1-0 Win

VERMILLION, S.D. – The South Dakota soccer team ended its season with a 1-0 victory over North Dakota Sunday afternoon at First Bank & Trust Soccer Complex.   The Coyotes entered the day with a chance to qualify for the Summit League Tournament but fell one point short after Omaha defeated Western Illinois 2-1.   South Dakota concludes its season…

Coyotes Roll Over UND In Grand Forks

USD Sweeps Summit Rival

GRAND FORKS, N.D. – A record-setting match from Anne Rasmussen helped South Dakota to a Summit League volleyball sweep over North Dakota Sunday afternoon at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center. Game scores were 25-18. 25-21 25-23.   Rasmussen, a junior libero, established a new school-record for a three-set match with 32 digs, a mark she previously shared with hall of…

Coyote Women Rally Past UND

USD Overcomes 16-Point Deficit To Win 76-71

VERMILLION, S.D.–South Dakota senior guard Jasmine Trimboli scored a career high 21 points in the Coyotes’ 76-71 comeback victory over North Dakota on Thursday evening inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center to wrap up USD’s nonconference slate.   The Coyotes (8-5) have now won four-straight against the Fighting Hawks (7-4). Tonight was just the 11th nonconference meeting between the two…

Coyotes Turn Corner In Rout Of UND

3-0 For First Time Since 2006

VERMILLION, S.D.  —  The South Dakota Coyotes appear well on their way to their first ever FCS Playoff appearance. USD is 3-0 for the first time since 2006 after their demolition of 10th ranked North Dakota 45-7.  USD racked up 575 total yards of offense while holding the powerful Fighting Hawk offense to just 257 total yards. It’s a win…

Coyotes Look To Boost Playoff Resume Against UND

Former NCC Rivals Collide At 2 PM In Dakota Dome

VERMILLION, S.D.  —  South Dakota’s bid for their first ever FCS playoff berth could get a big boost on Saturday with former NCC rival and Big Sky favorite North Dakota comes to the Dakota Dome. The Coyotes are 2-0 and ranked 23rd after their 35-27 win at FBS’ Bowling Green.  UND is in the FCS top ten at 1-1. Kickoff…

Jacks Beat UND In Rain Shortened Home Opener

SDSU Soccer Wins First Game Under Brock Thompson 1-0

 BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Marisa Schulz and the Jackrabbit Soccer team beat Mother Nature and the North Dakota Fighting Hawks Friday evening, claiming a 1-0 win in weather-shortened affair at Fishback Soccer Park. “Obviously the result was great,” head coach Brock Thompson said. “It’s nice to get a win after last weekend. More importantly, I’m really proud of how we came…

WNIT: Coyotes Crush North Dakota

Defending WNIT Champs Roll 78-55 & Will Go To Iowa Saturday

VERMILLION, S.D.–South Dakota sophomore guard Allison Arens recorded her 13th 20-point game this season to lead the Coyotes past North Dakota 78-55 in the opening round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament at the Sanford Coyote Sports Center on Thursday.   South Dakota (23-8, 11-5 Summit League) travels to Iowa (18-13) for the second round of the WNIT. The game…

North Dakota To Join Summit

UND to leave Big Sky and re-unite with NCC rivals

  The University of North Dakota will soon be re-united with NCC rivals according to the Grand Forks Herald. The Fighting Hawks will reportedly join the Summit League in 2018 and the Missouri Valley for football in 2020. A press conference to make this official is expected later this week. Categories: College Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Missouri Valley,…

SDSU Hangs On To Win Over UND

Miller's 26 Lead Jackrabbits To 83-72 Win

Macy Miller’s 26 Points Led the South Dakota State Jackrabbits Women’s Basketball Team (7-1) to a 83-72 Win over the University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks (2-5). Categories: College Sports, Colleges – South Dakota State, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: North Dakota Fighting Hawks, South Dakota State Jackrabbits, Women’s College Basketball