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Stig expects great atmosphere at Dakotadome Saturday

Stig expects great atmosphere at Dakotadome Saturday

Saturday’s game at the Dakotadome  in Vermillion has much more at stake than bragging rights in a great rivalry. Both teams are fighting for position in post season play, so Jackrabbits head coach John Stiegelmeier expects an electric environment at USD as a result. Both SDSU and USD have been ranked in the top 10 much of the season. The…

SDSU’s Goedert Makes Senior Bowl

SDSU's Goedert Makes Senior Bowl

South Dakota State University tight end Dallas Goedert has accepted an invitation to play in the Reese’s Senior Bowl following the conclusion of the 2017 season. A Britton native, Goedert is a two-time all-Missouri Valley Football Conference selection and was a unanimous Football Championship Subdivision All-America honoree in 2016. He caught a school record 92 passes for 1,293 yards and…

Miller, Jackrabbit women beat North Dakota

Miller, Jackrabbit women beat North Dakota

BROOKINGS…For the second consecutive time against North Dakota, the one-two attack of Macy Miller and Madison Guebert carried the South Dakota State women’s basketball team to a 66-52 non-league win over North Dakota in the friendly confines of Frost Arena in front of 1,646 fans. In last year’s game, Miller and Guebert combined for 51 points to lead the Jackrabbits…

Dauminating Performance leads Jacks past Alabama State

Dauminating Performance leads Jacks past Alabama State

BROOKINGS…Mike Daum and David Jenkins Jr. combined for 48 points and South Dakota State never trailed in a 94-63 win against Alabama State Tuesday night at Frost Arena. SDSU (3-0) shot a season-best 45.2 percent from the field and hit a school-record 17 of 29 3-pointers (58.6 percent). The Jacks got to the free throw line 20 times and sank…

SDSU Gets Basketball Doubleheader Sweep at Frost Arena

SDSU Gets Basketball Doubleheader Sweep at Frost Arena

Women South Dakota State junior Macy Miller picked up where she left off last year, scoring a game-high 21 points as the Jackrabbits recorded a 92-48 nonconference win over NJIT Friday night in their season opener in front of 2,169 fans at Frost Arena. Miller moved into 29th in career scoring at State with 1,135 points. Senior Chynna Stevens recorded…

Goedert’s Great Catch was Huge in Win Over NDSU

Goedert's Great Catch was Huge in Win Over NDSU

Dallas Goedert never fails to amaze both SDSU fans along with his teammates and coaches. So when he made a 1-handed grab for a touchdown late in the NDSU game it came as no surprise. While it wasn’t the most spectacular grab in his Jacks career it was certainly one of the bigger catches under the circumstances. Categories: College Sports,…

Coyotes Blank Jacks as Dotseth Leads the way

Coyotes Blank Jacks as Dotseth Leads the way

  BROOKINGS, S.D.—South Dakota junior Hayley Dotseth led the pack with 14 kills and 11 digs to give South Dakota the win over South Dakota State with scores of 25-22, 25-22 and 25-20. The win over the Jackrabbits give the Coyotes a 3-2 lead in the South Dakota Showdown Series. Who Stood Out Alongside Dotseth’s 14 kills, Brittany Jessen contributed…

Thompson’s Jacks Falls in Summit League Tourney

Thompson's Jacks Falls in Summit League Tourney

FARGO, N.D. – Top-seeded South Dakota State women’s soccer saw its Summit League Championship run come to an end in the semifinals Thursday, falling 2-0 to No. 4 seed North Dakota State at Dacotah Field. SDSU (11-5-3) outshot the Bison, 17-5, but NDSU capitalizeed on a pair of chances midway through both halves to claim the win. Leah Manuleleua led…

Former Jackrabbit Witzmann Enjoying Big Stage in NFL

Former Jackrabbit Witzmann Enjoying Big Stage in NFL

His story or perseverance is amazing. Cut 4 times by 3 teams before finally making the Kansas City Chiefs roster for the 2017 season. And now former SDSU standout Bryan Witzmann is a starting offensive lineman for Any Reid. So what’s it been like playing in front of such enormous crowds on such a big stage for the former Jackrabbit….

Wieneke Finalist for Campbell Award

Wieneke Finalist for Campbell Award

IRVING, Texas – South Dakota State University wide receiver Jake Wieneke was named Wednesday as one of 13 finalists for 2017 William V. Campbell Trophy, presented by Fidelity Investments. The trophy recognizes the top football scholar-athlete in the nation. By being named a Campbell Trophy finalist, Wieneke will receive an $18,000 postgraduate scholarship as a member of the National Football…

SDSU coach knows every Summit League game is tough

SDSU coach knows every Summit League game is tough

The Jackrabbit soccer team took a 5-0 Summit League record into Thursday night’s game with USD. But head coach Brock Thompson knows every conference match-up is tough. However he still wants his team to have fun every time they take the field. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – South Dakota State, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: SDSU Jackrabbits, Summit League, Women’s…

Head Coach Chris Bono Eyes Next Step For Jacks

HEAD COACH CHRIS BONO EYES NEXT STEP FOR JACKRABBITS

BROOKINGS, S.D. — SDSU’s wrestling season is right around the corner, and we caught up with the team at media day. The Jackrabbits are tabbed at #15 on the FloWrestling Preseason Poll after finishing in the top 20 nationally last season. Four rabbits are ranked with Seth Gross being the top wrestler at 133 pounds. He finished runner up last year….

SDSU WBB Media Day: Head Coach Aaron Johnston and Macy Miller

SDSU WBB Media Day: Head Coach Aaron Johnston and Macy Miller

BROOKINGS, S.D. — The SDSU women are also the preseason conference favorites despite losing in the Summit League Semifinals last year for just the second time in nine years. A big reason why is the return of Macy Miller. The Mitchell native tore the ACL in her right knee last December and missed the rest of the year. It’s the second…

SDSU MBB Media Day: Head Coach T.J. Otzelberger and Mike Daum

SDSU Media Day With T.J. Otzelberger and Mike Daum

BROOKINGS, S.D. —  The Jackrabbit men are seeking their third straight Summit League Tournament title and trip to the NCAA Tournament. Reigning Summit Player of the Year Mike Daum’s return is a big reason why the Jacks are favored to three-peat. In addition the team is more comfortable in the second year under T.J. Otzelberger, especially after winning 9 of…

Stig Jacked for Homecoming

Stig Jacked for Homecoming

It’s Homecoming week for the SDSU football team and head coach John Stiegelmeier is excited. Afterall, he’s an SDSU alum and knows what this week means to the University. He also knows his team is part of the festivities and his job is to have his team deliver a victory against Northern Iowa Saturday at 2:00. Categories: College Sports, Colleges…

SDSU Prepares for Montana State

SDSU Prepares for Montana State

The SDSU football team was impressive in the opening win over Duquesne 51-13. They headed out Friday afternoon for Bozemen, MT and will play the Bobcats of Montana State Saturday night. John Stiegelmeier knows it will be a hostile environment, but MSU coach Jeff Choate is concerned about the talent Stig’s team will bring west. Categories: College Sports, Colleges –…

SDSU Dominates Duquesne as Wieneke scores 4 TD’s, Christion throws 5

SDSU Dominates Duquesne as Wieneke scores 4 TD's, Christion throws 5

BROOKINGS… The SDSU football team certainly got off to a great start Thursday night. The Jackrabbits jumped on top of Duquesne right away and never looked back as Taryon Christion threw for 5 TD’s and had a 90 yard run setting up an Isaac Wallace score. Jake Wieneke became the school’s all-time leading receiver hauling in 6 passes for 75…

Stig, Jacks Ready for Big Season

Stig, Jacks Ready for Big Season

The season can’t come soon enough for the SDSU football team. Tune in to KDLT Wednesday at 6:30 to hear what head mcoach John Stiegelmeier has to say about this year’s team. Yes there are very high expectations and for good reason with so much returning talent. SDSU will host NDSU during the regular season which could be crucial at…