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Jacks Reflect on Being Highest Seed (6th) in School History

Jacks Reflect on Being Highest Seed (6th) in School History

BROOKINGS, SD.The South Dakota State women’s basketball team was awarded the No. 6 seed in the Portland Regional of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship and will face No. 11 seed Quinnipiac Saturday, announced Monday night on the ESPN Selection Show. The Jackrabbits and the Bobcats tip at 10 a.m. Central time and the game will be played in the Carrier…

Miller Reacts to Jacks Being a 6 Seed

Miller Reacts to Jacks Being a 6 Seed

BROOKINGS, SD… The Jackrabbits of South Dakota State will be a 6 seed Saturday morning when they take the floor in Syracuse, NY. And that is the highest ever in school history as the Jacks (26-6) will take on the Quinnipiac Bobcast (26-6) Saturday morning at 10 am CST. For senior Macy Miller, she told KDLT’s Zach Borg during at…

Summit Title Was Extra Meaningful to South Dakota Natives Larson and Selland

Summit Title Was Extra Meaningful to South Dakota Natives Larson and Selland

SIOUX FALLS, SD…. It goes without saying that winning the Summit League title was very emotional for seniors Macy Miller and Madison Guebert who led the Jacks with a combined 52 points in the 83-71 win over USD. Miller, the Mitchell native became the Summit League’s all-time leading scorer during the game and Guebert, who’s mother (Melissa Olson) grew up…

Jacks Win 9th Summit League Championship Paced by Miller and Guebert

Jacks Win 9th Summit League Championship Paced by Miller and Guebert

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-Macy Miller continued her dominance at The Summit League Championships. With 30 points and career-tying 11 rebounds, the South Dakota State senior guard recorded her third double-double in a title game as the Jackrabbits recorded an 83-71 win over No. 25 South Dakota Tuesday afternoon in the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center. South Dakota State won its 16th-straight game…

SDSU Women Roll Past Oral Roberts to Make Summit Title Game

SDSU Women Roll Past Oral Roberts to Make Summit Title Game

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-The South Dakota State women’s basketball team advanced to its ninth The Summit League Championships title game after recording an 86-55 win over Oral Roberts Monday afternoon in the semifinal round at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center. The Jackrabbits, who have now won 15-straight games, improved to 25-6. State had five players score in double figures, led by…

DeHaven Excited that Jacks Won Summit Track Title in Brookings

DeHaven Excited that Jacks Won Summit Track Title in Brookings

BROOKINGS, SD… The Summit League Indoor Track and Field championship the Jackrabbits won was made extra special by the fact that it happened in Brookings. After all, it was their first men’s team title since 1991. And that was not lost on head coach Rod DeHaven. “The stars aligned a little bit having to get the championship here this year makes…

Coach Reflects on SDSU’s Mens Summit League Indoor Track and Field Title

Coach Reflects on SDSU's Mens Summit League Indoor Track and Field Title

BROOKINGS, SD… It was quite a weekend for Rod DeHaven and his men’s track and field team at South Dakota State. They got stellar efforts from a variety of athletes-Sam Zenner and Kyle Burdick in particular, they each won two events and were honored by the Summit League for their efforts. They helped the Jackrabbits rally on Saturday to beat…

Daum is Summit Player of Week for 8th time this season!

Daum is Summit Player of Week for 8th time this season!

SIOUX FALLS – South Dakota State’s Mike Daum was announced Monday as the Summit League’s Player of the Week, earning the award for the eighth time this season. Daum opened the week with a monster 38-point, 20-rebound double-double in the Jackrabbits’ victory over Purdue Fort Wayne Thursday, becoming just the third player in the last 20 years to have multiple…

Nilsen Shines, Big Day for SDSU Men as Bison take Lead at Summit Indoor Track & Field Championships

Nilsen Shines, Big Day for SDSU Men as Bison take Lead at Summit Indoor Track & Field Championships

SDSU Recap BROOKINGS, SD…The South Dakota State track and field teams notched five champions on the opening day of The Summit League Indoor Track and Field Championships, presented by U.S. Air Force Special Ops_. Seniors Kyle Burdick (8:13.28) and Rachel King (9:26.23) swept the men’s and women’s 3,000m with King posting her third win in the event for her career…

USD’s Schank Wins Second Diving title, Denver Continues to Dominate in Summit Championships

USD's Schank Wins Second Diving title, Denver Continues to Dominate in Summit Championships

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The 2019 Summit League Swimming and Diving Championships presented by U.S. Air Force Special Operations concluded its third night at the Midco Aquatic Center in Sioux Falls, S.D. with Denver leading both the men’s and women’s team standings.   South Dakota senior Sarah Schank earned her second diving title of the Summit League Championships. On Friday,…

Summit Swim Coaches Enjoy Having Championships in Sioux Falls

Summit Swim Coaches Enjoy Having Championships in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, SD… When you consider that the Summit Swimming and Diving Championships used to be in Indianapolis it shouldn’t come as a surprise that Jason Mahowald (USD) and Doug Humphrey (SDSU) are ecstatic to have the conference meet at the Midco Aquatics Center in Sioux Falls. Both teams have competed in that venue throughout the season which helps immensely….

Daum Passes Big O, Jacks Outlast Fort Wayne in Big Summit Contest

Daum Passes Big O, Jacks Outlast Fort Wayne in Big Summit Contest

BROOKINGS, SD…Thursday’s matchup between the top two Summit League offenses lived up to its billing inside Frost Arena, as South Dakota State men’s basketball claimed a 92-83 victory over Purdue Fort Wayne in comeback fashion. Playing in front of 2,431 fans, the Jackrabbits shot 47.1 percent from the field and hit 13 3-pointers, outscoring the Mastodons by six in the…

Jacks Women Dominate Fort Wayne 92-68

Jacks Women Dominate Fort Wayne 92-68

BROOKINGS, SD…The South Dakota State women’s basketball used four players scoring in double figures to record its 11th-straight win, a 92-68 Summit League victory over Purdue Fort Wayne Wednesday night at Frost Arena. The Jackrabbits are now 21-6 and 13-1 in league play. Tagyn Larson, who made her first six field goals, led SDSU with 17 points, six rebounds and…

Johnston Knows Sunday Will Be Epic Game with USD

Johnston Knows Sunday Will Be Epic Game with USD

BROOKINGS, SD… First place in the Summit League will be at stake Sunday when the Jackrabbits host the 23rd-ranked Coyotes in women’s hoops at Frost Arena. Both teams have one loss in league place with USD winning the first game in Vermillion 105-98 in double overtime. Macy Miller hit a last second “3” to send the game to overtime and…

Crazy 48 Hours for SDSU Men

Crazy 48 Hours for SDSU Men

BROOKINGS, SD… The SDSU men’s basketball team is home from a wild ride through Omaha and Fargo. The Jacks built a 16-point lead Thursday night against 2nd-place Omaha, but the Mavs made a dramatic rally and won the game 85-84 on a buzzer-beating baseline fall-away by Mitch Hahn that moved the Mavs to within a half game of the Jacks….

Jacks Fall to Bison in Wrestling at Fargo

Jacks Fall to Bison in Wrestling at Fargo

FARGO, N.D. – South Dakota State’s Zach Carlson and Henry Pohlmeyer continued their winning ways, but North Dakota State won the other eight bouts to record a 31-10 victory in a Big 12 Conference wrestling dual Friday night at Scheels Center. The Bison improved to 10-5 overall and 5-3 in the Big 12. SDSU dropped to 2-9 overall and 1-6…

Otzelberger Talks About Tough Loss at Omaha

Otzelberger Talks About Tough Loss at Omaha

OMAHA, NE… The SDSU men lost a heart breaker Thursday night in Omaha when Mitch Hahn drove the length of the court in the final 5 seconds and hit a contested fall-away jumper on the baseline for an 85-84 win for the Mavericks who closed to within a half game of the Jacks in the Summit League standings. But the…