Omaha Mavericks

Coyotes Corral Mavericks For 19th Straight Victory

USD Volleyball Wins 3-1

OMAHA, Nebraska — South Dakota volleyball responded after dropping the first set to power through and make it 19 straight wins following Friday’s 25-27, 26-24, 25-21, 25-14 Summit League win over Omaha at Baxter Arena. The Coyotes, now 22-1 overall, remained unbeaten at 11-0 in the Summit League, but not without holding off a strong Omaha effort in front of…

Jackrabbits Take Rubber Game & Series At Omaha With 13 Inning Victory

SDSU Beats Summit Leading UNO 6-4

OMAHA, Neb. – South Dakota State scored three times in the top of the 13th inning to finally put away Summit League-leading Omaha, 6-4, for a baseball series-clinching victory Sunday afternoon at Seymour Smith Park. In claiming the series two games to one, the Jackrabbits improved to 21-17 overall and 13-8 in league play. Omaha dropped to 25-12-1 overall and…

Coyote Softball Completes Sweep Of Omaha

USD Wins Series Finale 9-1

VERMILLION, S.D.—Dustie Durham was 3-for-3 with a two-run homer and four RBIs and Alyssa Fernandez crossed home four times as South Dakota completed a three-game sweep of Omaha with a 9-1, six-inning win Sunday at Nygaard Field.   The Coyotes (25-18) have equaled their best start in the Summit at 8-1 and have a half-game lead over North Dakota State…

Walkoff Highlights Coyotes Doubleheader Sweep Of Omaha

USD Softball Wins 5-4 & 4-0

VERMILLION, S.D.—One swing of the bat changed the entire complexion of South Dakota softball’s doubleheader sweep of Omaha Saturday at Nygaard Field. The Coyotes won by scores of 5-4 and 4-0.   The Mavericks entered with just three wins on the season, but led the Coyotes 4-3 heading into the last half of the seventh inning of game one. South…

Omaha Offense Overwhelms SDSU In Doubleheader Sweep

Jackrabbits Lose 9-4 & 11-7

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – After opening the series with a dramatic comeback win on Friday, Summit League-leading Omaha carried the momentum through to a doubleheader and series sweep of South Dakota State Saturday afternoon in baseball action at Karras Park Home of Ronken Field. With 9-4 and 11-7 victories, the Mavericks remained perfect in league play at 12-0 and improved…

Jackrabbits Blow Nine Run Lead In Series Opening Loss To Omaha

SDSU Falls To Summit Leaders 12-10

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  South Dakota State was in cruise control through six innings of its Summit League series-opening game against Omaha, but the Mavericks staged a huge comeback in which they scored the final 11 runs of the game in the late innings to pull out a 12-10 victory Friday afternoon at Karras Park Home of Ronken Field. League-leading Omaha…

SDSU Men Lose on Buzzer-Beater at Omaha

SDSU Men Lose on Buzzer-Beater at Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. — South Dakota State men’s basketball dropped a heartbreaker Thursday night against Omaha, as a last-second bucket snapped a nine-game winning streak for the Jackrabbits in an 85-84 setback.SDSU (20-7, 10-2 Summit League) shot 46 percent as a team and hit 17-of-34 from deep, but could not slow a Maverick squad that overcame a double-digit halftime deficit to…

Larson’s Career Night Leads Jacks Past Omaha 82-38

Larson's Career Night Leads Jacks Past Omaha 82-38

OMAHA, Nebraska—She couldn’t miss. South Dakota State junior Tagyn Larson didn’t miss a shot, going 11 for 11 from the field in a commanding 82-38 win at Omaha Wednesday night in Summit League women’s basketball action. The Jackrabbits, now 19-6 overall and 11-1 in league play, extends its win streak to nine games. Larson scored a career-high 27 points, sank a personal-best…

Coyotes Lose in OT to Omaha at Pentagon

Coyotes Lose in OT to Omaha at Pentagon

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The South Dakota men’s basketball team overcame an 18-point deficit in the second half but fell 107-102 in overtime to Omaha Thursday night inside the Sanford Pentagon. The Mavericks’ Mitch Hahn hit a 3-point basket to tie the game at 87 with 6.9 seconds remaining in regulation to send the game to overtime. In the extra…

USD Women Roll Past Omaha and Back Into Tie Atop Summit

USD Women Roll Past Omaha and Back Into Tie Atop Summit

VERMILLION, S.D.—In a feat never accomplished before, South Dakota women’s basketball held Omaha scoreless in the first quarter en route to defeating the Mavericks 78-33. The Coyotes (21-3, 9-1 Summit) have held five-straight opponents to 50 or fewer points, which has not been done since 1973. “Tonight our defensive awareness and intensity was really good and it helped us start…

Trend Of Strong Third Quarter & Second Half Play Continues For SDSU Women

Jacks Outscore Omaha 46-18 In Second Half To Pull Away To 81-47 Win

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  It was a bit surprising to see the South Dakota State women’s basketball team up just six at half against Omaha yesterday at Frost Arena. What wasn’t a shock, though, was their third quarter and second half performance. SDSU shook off the slow start and rolled in the second half, outscoring the Mavs 46-18 on their way…

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…

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…

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…

USD Moves Into 2nd Place In Summit With Sweep At Omaha

Wrap Up Regular Season Next Week

OMAHA, NE – South Dakota overcame a slow start and posted a Summit League sweep over Omaha Sunday afternoon at Baxter Arena, 25-23, 25-20, 25-16.   The victory moves the Coyotes into sole possession of second place in the Summit League at 11-3 with only home matches remaining against North Dakota on Friday and North Dakota State on Sunday (Nov….

More Late Heroics Lift SDSU Over Omaha

Jacks Nip Mavericks 1-0

BROOKINGS, S.D.  — The Jackrabbit soccer program kicked off the final weekend of home regular season play in dramatic fashion Friday, netting a game-winner in the 90th for a 1-0 win over Omaha at Fishback Soccer Park. With the clock winding down and overtime looming, South Dakota State’s Carina McLennan took possession outside the box after a long pass from…

SDSU Completes Sweep Of Omaha

Jackrabbit Baseball Rallies For 8-6 Win

BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota State rallied for four runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to post an 8-6 victory and series sweep over Omaha in Summit League baseball action Sunday afternoon at Erv Huether Field. The Jackrabbits, who finished off a 14-4, seven-inning victory earlier in the day to complete a suspended game, improved to 15-24 overall…

Homer Happy Jacks Rip Koelewyn & Omaha

Jacks Up 13-4 When Play Was Suspended

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  South Dakota State hit a season-high four home runs Saturday before Mother Nature intervened, suspending play due to rain in the bottom of the seventh inning with the Jackrabbit baseball team leading Omaha, 13-4. Action will resume at noon Sunday at Erv Huether Field. The series finale will follow after completion of the suspended game. The Jackrabbits…

Brecht’s Career Ends With Knee Surgery

Brecht's Career Ends With Knee Surgery

OMAHA, NE… Former SF Lincoln standout Ellie Brecht’s college career at Omaha has ended after 3 years because of a recent knee surgery. Brecht, who has unlimited range, scored 29 points against Graceland this past season. During her high school career with the Patriots Ellie scored over 1,000 points and was a miss Basketball nominee. Categories: College Sports, Sports, Sports…