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Thompson Adds 7 to SDSU Women’s Soccer program

Thompson Adds 7 to SDSU Women's Soccer program

BROOKINGS, SD…South Dakota State women’s soccer head coach Brock Thompson announced the addition of seven incoming freshmen as part of Wednesday’s 2018 National Signing Day. The newest Jackrabbits are Rachel Preston (Lakeville, Minnesota), Cecilia Limongi (Elkhorn, Nebraska), MaKayla Griffin (Kasson, Minnesota), Sunniva Dunagan (St. Paul, Minnesota), Hailee Fischer (Hartford, South Dakota), Abigail Kastens (Lincoln, Nebraska) and Karlee Manding (Waipahu, Hawaii)….

SDSU Jackrabbit Football Recruits

SDSU Jackrabbit Football Recruits

BROOKINGS, SD…South Dakota State University head coach John Stiegelmeier announced Wednesday the commitments from 10 high school standouts and one junior college transfer, culminating the 2018 football recruiting class. The 11 new commitments join 21 others who signed during December’s inaugural early signing period. “We are excited that the second phase of recruiting has ended. We feel tremendous about our…

Daum goes over 2,000 points against NDSU

Daum goes over 2,000 points against NDSU

BROOKINGS, SD…Mike Daum scored his 2,000th career point and South Dakota State picked up its 20th win of the season Thursday night in Frost Arena, taking down North Dakota State 82-63 in front of 3,377 fans. SDSU (20-6, 8-1) completed the regular sweep of its northern rivals with the victory, shooting 43.1 percent as a team with seven 3-pointers and…

Jackrabbit Women win big at NDSU

Jackrabbit Women win big at NDSU

FARGO, N.D.-The South Dakota State women’s basketball team used six players scoring in double figures to power its way to an 85-64 win over North Dakota State Thursday night in front of 1,920 fans in the Scheels Center in Summit League action. Ellie Thompson scored a game-high 17 points to the Jackrabbits, now 18-5, 7-1. Madison Guebert scored 14 points…

Jacks Cruise Past Mavericks 80-60 at Frost Arena

BROOKINGS, S.D. — South Dakota State men’s basketball completed the regular season sweep of Omaha Tuesday night inside Frost Arena, taking down the Mavericks 80-60 in front of 1,837 fans.SDSU (19-6, 7-1 Summit League) maintained its place atop The Summit League standings with the win, hitting 46.2 percent from the field with seven 3-pointers. The Jacks continued their hot shooting from…

Liveringhouse Leads USD past SDSU and into Summit Lead

Liveringhouse Leads USD past SDSU and into Summit Lead

BROOKINGS, S.D.–History is in the making for the South Dakota women’s basketball team, who handed South Dakota State a 67-61 loss inside Frost Arena on Wednesday night. South Dakota (16-5, 7-0 Summit) takes sole possession of first place in the Summit League and remain undefeated through the first round of league games. The Coyotes handed South Dakota State (16-5, 5-1…

Reactions to USD’s big win over SDSU Wednesday

Reactions to USD's big win over SDSU Wednesday

VERMILLION… USD dominated SDSU in men’s basketball Wednesday night  to take over the top spot in the Summit League. Afterwards we heard from Craig Smith, Matt Mooney who loved the crowd and Mike Daum who’s team had an 8-game winning streak snapped. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – South Dakota, Colleges – South Dakota State, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Craig…

Preview of Women’s Game at Frost Arena

Preview of Women's Game at Frost Arena

For the 2nd straight night it was USD and SDSU, this time in women’s hoops Thursday night at Frost Arena. Zach Borg was in Brookings and has a preview. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – South Dakota, Colleges – South Dakota State, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: SDSU Jackrabbits, USD Coyotes, Women’s Basketball

Coyotes Roll past Jackrabbits behind Mooney

Coyotes Roll past Jackrabbits behind Mooney

VERMILLION, S.D. – It was all South Dakota Wednesday night as the Coyotes men’s basketball team topped South Dakota State 87-68 inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center. Part of the South Dakota Showdown Series presented by South Dakota Corn, the Coyotes and Jacks are now tied at four points apiece. Matt Mooney scored his 1,000th point in a USD uniform…

USD SDSU Men’s Basketball Preview

USD SDSU Men's Basketball Preview

VERMILLION, S.D.  —  Zach Borg talked with USD Men’s Basketball Coach Craig Smith and SDSU Men’s Basketball Coach TJ Otzelberger Wednesday, previewing the big game with SDSU with first place in the Summit League at stake. Smith was expecting a great game between two teams with 17-5 records. The Jacks came into Wednesday night’s game with a 5-0 conference record…

Mueller pins Wyoming for Jacks Wrestlers

Mueller pins Wyoming for Jacks Wrestlers

BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota State erased a slow start with a dominant showing in the upper weights to defeat Wyoming, 20-18, in a college wrestling battle between ranked opponents from the Big 12 Conference Thursday night before a crowd of 2,236 at Frost Arena. The 15th-ranked Jackrabbits won their eighth dual in a row to improve to 8-2 overall…

Bono’s Jacks back Home Thursday Night

Bono's Jacks back Home Thursday Night

The SDSU wrestlers were back on the mats at Frost Arena Thursday night against Big 12 opponent Wyoming. And for head coach Chris Bono, it’s another chance to get his team closer to it’s goals. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – South Dakota State, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Chris Bono, College Wrestling, SDSU Jackrabbits

Miller Leads Jacks past DWU

Miller Leads Jacks past DWU

BROOKINGS, SD…The South Dakota State women’s basketball team opened the third quarter with a 19-3 run and the Jackrabbits never looked back in recording a 76-63 nonconference win over Dakota Wesleyan Tuesday night before 1,430 fans in Frost Arena. Junior Macy Miller scored 10 of her game-high 23 points during the run, which gave the Jackrabbits a 54-42 lead. Senior…

Orris Improved Game in Iceland

Orris Improved Game in Iceland

Michael Orris made his G-League debut Sunday at the Sanford Pentagon playing against the Skyforce. The former SDSU player was only in Brookings for one season, but helped the jacks make the NCAA tournament. Orris played professionally in Iceland, an experience that he says really helped his game. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – South Dakota State, Sports, Sports Top Story…

From Waiter to G-League for Orris

From Waiter to G-League for Orris

South Dakota wasn’t a place Michael Orris expected his basketball journey to take him, yet he couldn’t pick a better place for it to continue. “I wept. Playing in front of those guys, seeing them all here, it means the world to me.” Orris says. Orris came to South Dakota State last year as a graduate transfer after stints at…

Jacks were Dauminating at NDSU

Jacks were Dauminating at NDSU

FARGO, N.D. — Mike Daum scored 37 points, Reed Tellinghuisen added 22 and the South Dakota State men’s basketball team claimed an 87-80 road win Wednesday evening, taking down North Dakota State in its Summit League opener. SDSU (13-5, 1-0 Summit League) shot over 50 percent for the fourth straight game, hitting 29-of-57 from the field with seven 3-pointers. The…

Gross off to Great Start for SDSU

Gross off to Great Start for SDSU

Nearing the halfway mark of the 2017-18 wrestling season, South Dakota State’s Seth Gross is firmly in the discussion for the Hodge Trophy, which is awarded annually to the most outstanding collegiate wrestler. A junior from Apple Valley, Minnesota, Gross is undefeated so far this season with a 12-0 record. Of his 12 victories, five have been by technical fall…

Jacks Dominate Omaha behind Guebert

Jacks Dominate Omaha behind Guebert

BROOKINGS, SD…The South Dakota State women’s basketball team made seven 3-point field goals in the third quarter on its way to recording an 89-64 win over Omaha in its The Summit League opener before 1,523 fans at Frost Arena. Junior guard Madison Guebert, who scored a game- and season-high 25 points, led the Jackrabbits, now 11-4 and 1-0. She recorded…

Bono Wants Rotert to Ride Off in Style

Bono Wants Rotert to Ride Off in Style

Chris Bono is building a great wrestling program at SDSU. But knows he couldn’t do it without the trust of South Dakota high school standouts like Nate Rotert who shared his vision 5 years ago. Bono wants the senior from Spearfish to ride out in high style with a strong showing at nationals. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – South Dakota…

HIGHLIGHTS: Jacks Run Away From Shockers 96-64

HIGHLIGHTS: Jacks Run Away From Shockers 96-64

BROOKINGS, S.D. — The South Dakota State women’s basketball team recorded its 950th all-time victory with a 96-64 nonconference win over Wichita State Wednesday night in front of 1,486 fans at Frost Arena. Junior Madison Guebert was recognized before the game for her 1,000 career point coming against Drake on Sunday. Junior Macy Miller was one of four Jackrabbits to score…