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Macy Miller Reacts to Being Drafted in WNBA by Seattle Storm

Macy Miller Reacts to Being Drafted in WNBA by Seattle Storm

NEW YORK – South Dakota State women’s basketball career scoring leader Macy Miller was selected in the third round of the WNBA Draft by the Seattle Storm Wednesday night. She was very excited after seeing her name called by the defending champions. “It was amazing. Like I said, I was in complete shock. I had no worries, I was just sitting…

WNBA Draft Preview, Will Macy Miller Get Picked?

WNBA Draft Preview, Will Macy Miller Get Picked?

BROOKINGS, SD… The 2019 WNBA Draft is Wednesday night which could lead to anxious moments for Mitchell native Macy Miller. The all-time leading scorer at SDSU and the Summit League could possibly be selected in the 3-round, 36 player draft.  Miller saw her stock rise at a pair of pre-draft camps this past weekend in Tampa, Florida. Macy led the Jacks…

Meet New Men’s BB Coach Eric Henderson at SDSU

Meet New Men's BB Coach Eric Henderson at SDSU

BROOKINGS, SD… Eric Henderson waited his turn to become the head coach of the SDSU Jackrabbits. He spent the last 3 years as assistant to TJ Otzelberger who left for UNLV. And for Henderson, he knows the importance of having a close-knit locker room and feels that will be imperative to his team’s success in addition to having talented players….

Herdliska HR’s Twice as SDSU Splits with WIU in Softball

Herdliska HR's Twice as SDSU Splits with WIU in Softball

BROOKINGS, SD…South Dakota State softball split the final two games of a three-game series Monday on a blustery day at Jackrabbit Softball Stadium. The Jackrabbits opened the day with a 7-2 victory but fell in the finale, 5-3. SDSU is now 25-10 overall on the year with a 4-2 mark in league play. Game One: South Dakota State 7, Western…

Jacks Ranked 22nd in Final D-I Poll

Jacks Ranked 22nd in Final D-I Poll

BROOKINGS, SD…The South Dakota State University women’s basketball team ended the 2018-19 season ranked 22nd in the final edition of the USA Today Sports Women’s Basketball Coaches Poll, which was released Monday. The Jackrabbits, who ended the season with a 28-7 record after making their first-ever Sweet 16 appearance in the NCAA Tournament, cracked the top 25 for the first…

Henderson Promoted to SDSU Men’s Basketball Coach

Henderson Promoted to SDSU Men's Basketball Coach

BROOKINGS, SD…… Eric Henderson, who served as an assistant coach for the South Dakota State University men’s basketball team the past three seasons, has been promoted to head coach, Director of Athletics Justin Sell announced Wednesday evening. “Eric has been a big part of the success that we have had at South Dakota State,” Sell said. “His energy and enthusiasm…

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…