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Flatten, Jenkins Lead Jackrabbits Past Pioneers

Flatten, Jenkins Lead Jackrabbits Past Pioneers

BROOKINGS, SD….South Dakota State men’s basketball picked up a 78-66 victory over Denver Thursday night at Frost Arena, improving to 13-6 on the season and 3-1 in Summit League play. The Jackrabbits shot 53.3 percent from the field and buried 11-of-25 (44 percent) from deep to go with a 19-of-23 effort at the charity stripe. David Jenkins led all scorers…

Jackrabbit Men Know They Must be Ready for Denver

Jackrabbit Men Know They Must be Ready for Denver

BROOKINGS, SD… The SDSU men host Denver Thursday night at Frost Arena trying to improve to 3-1 in Summit League play after Sunday’s 79-61 win over USD in Vermillion. But despite the Pioneers record (5-13, 0-4) TJ Otzelberger knows they could be dangerous after being picked to be near the top of the conference standings in pre-season polls. Categories: College…

Miller and Selland Power SDSU Past Denver

Miller and Selland Power SDSU Past Denver

BROOKINGS, SD…The South Dakota State women’s basketball team had three players score in double figures as the Jackrabbits recorded a 76-59 win over Denver Wednesday night in Summit League action in front of 1,828 fans at Frost Arena. The Jackrabbits, now 11-6 and 3-1, were led by Macy Miller and Myah Selland as each scored 18 points. Selland added 11…

AJ Knows Denver is Critical Game for SDSU

AJ Knows Denver is Critical Game for SDSU

BROOKINGS, SD… It’s not often that you call such an early conference game critical, but Aaron Johnston knows that’s the case Wednesday night when his Jackrabbits host Denver. Both teams have one loss in Summit League play and the Pioneers out-scored USD 104-99 last Thursday on their home court. If the Jacks have visions of making the NCAA tournament as…

Daum’s Big Night Not Enough as Jacks Out-Scored by Mastadons

Daum's Big Night Not Enough as Jacks Out-Scored by Mastadons

Fort Wayne, Ind. — South Dakota State dropped a 104-88 contest at Purdue Fort Wayne Thursday night inside Memorial Coliseum. The Jackrabbits (11-6, 1-1 Summit League) shot 46.5 from the field and hit nine 3-pointers, but saw the Mastodons bury 17 3s, including nine in the second half to pull away down the stretch. Mike Daum led all scorers with…

SDSU Women Roll Past Fort Wayne 85-52

SDSU Women Roll Past Fort Wayne 85-52

FORT WAYNE, Ind.-A team effort led the South Dakota State women’s basketball team in its 85-52 win Thursday over Purdue Fort Wayne in front of 529 fans at Memorial Coliseum. The Jackrabbits, 10-5 overall and 2-0 in The Summit League, were led by Madison Guebert with 16 points and four 3-pointers. Macy Miller added 15 points and three steals. Rylie…

Jacks Want to Finish Road Trip in Style

Jacks Want to Finish Road Trip in Style

LARAMIE, WY… The SDSU women wrap up their non-conference schedule against Wyoming Thursday night and Aaron Johnston wants to make sure they finish up playing great basketball after beating Montana State Tuesday night. The team will take Christmas break when they return to Brookings. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – South Dakota State, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: SDSU Jackrabbits, Women’s…

Johnston Gets Contract Extension at SDSU

Johnston Gets Contract Extension at SDSU

BROOKINGS, SD…South Dakota State University and women’s basketball coach Aaron Johnston have agreed to terms on a contract extension that keeps the program’s winningest coach on the bench through the 2022-23 season. The deal was announced Thursday by university officials. “A.J. has built our women’s basketball program into one of the most successful, consistent and well-respected in the country,” SDSU…

Beresford’s Peterson Among the Local HS Football Players to Make D-I Commitments

Beresford's Peterson Among the Local HS Football Players to Make D-I Commitments

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Beresford’s Blake Peterson and Lincoln’s Grant Trieber both signed on the dotted line Wednesday to play their college football at Iowa State. SDSU and USD each signed 3 area standouts to play their college football in the state of South Dakota led by O’Gorman’s Canyon Bauer the SD Gatorade player of the Year who will play wider…

Daum’s Big Night Propels Jacks Past Eastern Washington

Daum's Big Night Propels Jacks Past Eastern Washington

CHENEY, Wash. — Four Jackrabbits reached double figures as South Dakota State men’s basketball took down Eastern Washington Tuesday evening, 74-64. Mike Daum led the way with his ninth double-double of the year, hitting 9-of-17 from the field and all eight of his free throw attempts to finish with 27 points alongside 11 rebounds. Tevin King posted his first double-double…

Selland, Guebert and Irwin Lead Jacks Past Montana State

Selland, Guebert and Irwin Lead Jacks Past Montana State

BOZEMAN, Mont.-South Dakota State’s Madison Guebert sank six 3-pointers to help the Jackrabbits women’s basketball team to an 88-67 nonleague win over Montana State Tuesday night in front of 1,327 fans in Worthington Arena. Guebert led four Jackrabbits (8-4) in double digits, scoring 18 points, including six of eight from long range. Tylee Irwin scored 18 points and was a…

Otzelberger Gets Extension at SDSU

Otzelberger Gets Extension at SDSU

BROOKINGS, SD…South Dakota State University and men’s basketball coach T.J. Otzelberger have agreed to terms on a contract extension through the 2022-23 season, university officials announced Tuesday. “T.J.’s teams have had tremendous success on the court and his student-athletes have also accomplished great things academically and throughout the Brookings community,” SDSU Director of Athletics Justin Sell said. “I’m excited to…

SDSU Optimistic About Making Title game in 2019

SDSU Optimistic About Making Title game in 2019

BROOKINGS, SD… Despite losing in the semi-finals in consecutive years, and losing some of the best players in school history in each of the 2 years, the Jackrabbits of SDSU are still optimistic about making the title game in 2019. With talent like Christian Rozeboom and Pierre Strong, Jr. returning there’s reason for John Stiegelmeier and Jackrabbit fans to think…

FCS Semifinal: NDSU Runs Away and Ends Jacks Season 44-21

FARGO, N.D. — KDLT’s Zach Borg was in Fargo for the FCS Semifinals between SDSU and NDSU. Hear from players and coaches after SDSU’s season comes to a heartbreaking end in the hands of NDSU. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – South Dakota State, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: College Football, FCS Semifinals, NDSU Football, SDSU Football, SDSU Jackrabbits

SOUND: Daum Leads SDSU in Record Breaking Game Against Savannah St.

BROOKINGS, S.D. —-South Dakota State is in its 116th season of men’s basketball, and on Tuesday night accomplished something it had never done, scoring 139 points in a dominant victory over Savannah State at Frost Arena. The Jackrabbits (9-3) broke team records in points, points in a half (90) and 3-pointers (23) in the 139-72 win with a quartet of…

SOUND: Jacks WBB Face Tough Challenge with #7 Oregon

BROOKINGS, S.D. — For the first time in school history, the South Dakota State women’s basketball team will host its second consecutive ranked team when it plays No. 7 Oregon the friendly confines of Frost Arena Wednesday at 7 p.m. The Jacks (6-3) won their third consecutive game with an 80-71 victory over then-No. 21 Drake Dec. 8. Madison Guebert…

Stiegelmeier signs Five-Year Extension with SDSU

  BROOKINGS, S.D. — South Dakota State University and head football coach John Stiegelmeier have agreed to terms on a five-year contract extension that will keep the longtime Jackrabbit mentor on the sidelines through the 2023 season. “John has done an incredible job in building the Jackrabbit football program into one of the best in the Football Championship Subdivision year in and year…