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Jack Nicklaus and Dave Stockton to Play at 2019 Sanford International

Keeping it in the family, Gary Nicklaus and Dave Stockton Jr. will play as well for the Sanford International trophy

The legendary Jack Nicklaus and two-time PGA Championship winner Dave Stockton have announced they will be among those participating this fall in an exhibition golf event during the second annual Sanford International at Minnehaha Country Club. The two will be a part of the EMC Legends Series, a nine-hole match-play exhibition on Saturday, Sept. 21. The event highlights icons from…

Wisconsin to Play St. Mary’s at Pentagon

Wisconsin to Play St. Mary's at Pentagon

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sanford Pentagon will host Wisconsin and Saint Mary’s in a regular-season men’s college basketball game on Nov. 5. Tickets go on sale July 11. Television coverage will determine a start time. The contest will be Wisconsin’s second trip to the Pentagon, which has hosted 25 NCAA Division I men’s college basketball games since opening in…

Storley Returns to Pentagon to Support Friends

Storley Returns to Pentagon to Support Friends

SIOUX FALLS, SD… LFA 64 came to the Sanford pentagon Friday night and Webster native Logan Storley was back home to support several of his friends who were fighting. Storley has one fight left on his contract with Bellator. He is unbeaten through 10 fights as a professional in Mixed Martial Arts. As for the fights involving local athletes in…

Local Fighters Excited to Have LFA 64 at Pentagon Friday

Local Fighters Excited to Have LFA 64 at Pentagon Friday

SIOUX FALLS, SD… A pair of local fighters are excited to be part of the card Friday night at LFA 64 at the Sanford Pentagon. Sam Garrett hasn’t yet had that experience and Bryce Logan has. He’s really pumped to see how far the sport has come in a very short time in South Dakota. Both fighters will be on…

NSIC Volleyball Tournament Moving To Sanford Pentagon

Eight-Team Tournament Agrees To Deal From 2019-2021

BURNSVILLE, Minn. –  The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference and the Sanford Pentagon are excited to announce an agreement that will bring the NSIC Volleyball Tournament to Sioux Falls, South Dakota for the next three years.  The eight-team, single elimination tournament will be held at the Sanford Pentagon in the 2019, 2020 and 2021 seasons. The NSIC Volleyball Tournament, one of,…

Augie to Play Basketball Games at Sanford Pentagon

Augie to Play Basketball Games at Sanford Pentagon

SIOUX FALLS, SD…Augustana University Athletics and the Sanford Pentagon are pleased to announce a facility partnership that will move all conference home games for Augustana men’s and women’s basketball to the Sanford Pentagon starting next season (2019-20). The initial agreement is for 10 years and will help elevate the experience for both Viking student-athletes and fans. Augustana has a rich…

Northern Defends NSIC Title with 72-68 Win Over SMSU

Northern Defends NSIC Title with 72-68 Win Over SMSU

Sioux Falls, S.D. – The No. 25 Northern State University men’s basketball team defeated Southwest Minnesota State 72-68, en-route to their second straight NSIC/Sanford Health Basketball Tournament Championship. The Wolves defeated the Mustangs for the second straight year in the title match, improving to 26-6 overall this season. The title is the fourth NSIC Tournament crown for the Wolves in…

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…

BAREFOOT CLASSIC-Justin Hohn’s Triple-Double Leads Tea Over Cambridge-Isanti

Titans Wins 68-50

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Tea Area’s Justin Hohn had himself a night at the Sanford Pentagon on Saturday in Sioux Falls. The senior went off for a triple-double (19 points, 11 rebounds and ten assists) to lead the top-ranked Titans to a 68-50 victory over Cambridge-Isantie (MN) in the Samaritan’s Feet Barefoot Classic.  Ethan Friedel was Tea’s top scorer with…

Duffy, McKeever Help Coyotes Beat Shockers at Pentagon

Duffy, McKeever Help Coyotes Beat Shockers at Pentagon

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.—South Dakota junior guard Ciara Duffy scored 23 points to lead the Coyotes past Wichita State 73-64 on Wednesday evening inside the Sanford Pentagon. “Tonight was a tough matchup versus an extremely athletic and aggressive team in Wichita State,” said USD head coach Dawn Plitzuweit. “Fortunately, we were able to find a way to win by getting to…

Northern State Finishes Off Mines For Perfect Week At Pentagon

Wolves Go 2-0 In East-West Challenge With 75-67 Win

Sioux Falls, S.D. – The Northern State University men’s basketball team completed the weekend sweep on Saturday afternoon, defeating South Dakota Mines 75-67 from the East-West Challenge. The Wolves improve to 3-1 on the year heading into their final non-conference weekend of the season.   Northern led for a majority of the contest, with just one lead change early in…

Black Hills State Nips Augustana

Vikings Fall At Pentagon 65-62 In Men's Basketball

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Playing in their second and final game of the East vs. West challenge, the Augustana men’s basketball team played an exciting and back-and-forth game with Black Hills State. The Vikings came up short in the final seconds, losing 65-62. Augustana moves to 3-2 (0-0 NSIC) on the year and BHSU is now 1-1 (0-0 RMAC). The…

Paul Schipper Hits Amazing Half Court Shot at Half-time of Skyforce Game

Paul Schipper Hits Amazing Half Court Shot at Half-time of Skyforce Game

SIOUX FALLS, SD… At half-time of the Skyforce game one of the baseline camera men for the Pentagon was summoned to the floor to try and make a half court shot.  Here’s another look at his amazing over the head shot that hit nothing but net and luckily I was rolling since I’d just arrived… And when I saw it…

SOUND: Logan Storley Applauds Fans After Bellator 204 Win

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Sanford Pentagon was rumbling for a pair of South Dakota natives last night.  Webster’s Logan Storley remains undefeated with a TKO win over Rapid City’s A.J. Matthews. Hear why this win was even more special in front of his home state. Categories: Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: AJ Matthews, Bellator 204, Logan Storley, MMA, Sanford Pentagon

Storley and Matthews in Bellator 204 Friday

Storley and Matthews in Bellator 204 Friday

SIOUX FALLS< SD… A pair of South Dakota native meet up Friday night at the Sanford Pentagon in Bellator 204. Webster’s Logan Storley knows that AJ Matthews is a striker, but he has a game plan. Matthews is well awar of Logan’s background as a standout wrestler, in fact he’s been thinking about nothing but this fight for the last…

Storley Excited to fight Another SD Native Friday

Storley Excited to fight Another SD Native Friday

SIOUX FALLS, SD… A pair of South Dakota natives will fight Friday night in Bellator 204 at the Sanford Pentagon. Webster native Logan Storley knows he will have plenty of crowd support, but his opponent A.J. Matthews is also excited to fight in front of friends and family from Rapid City where he grew up. Both realize this is history…

Men’s NAIA National Tourney Returns to Pentagon

Men's NAIA National Tourney Returns to Pentagon

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The NAIA is excited to announce that the Division II Men’s Basketball National Championship will be played in Sioux Falls, S.D. at the Sanford Pentagon through 2020. “Basketball is where it all began for the NAIA,” said Jim Carr, NAIA President and CEO, “and we are grateful to have such great hosts in the Sioux Falls Sports…

Pentagon Squad Playing in USA Basketball Championships

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The summer basketball season usually wraps up in the middle of July for Sanford POWER Basketball Academy. However one team’s season isn’t quite done, as they’ve qualified for a USA basketball tournament. This national tournament is organized by the same group that heads USA Olympic Hoops. Now, a South Dakota team has a chance to make their…

Pentagon Schoolers win at Summer Slam

Pentagon Schoolers win at Summer Slam

SIOUX FALLS, SD… 150 teams are in Sioux Falls for the Summer Slam Tournament at the Sanford Pentagon. Among the pool play games Friday was the Pentagon Schoolers against the Dakota Wolves. The Schoolers jumped out to an early 10 point lead when Winner’s Brady Fritz scored on the fast break. A pair of Langford Lions helped keep it close…