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Jackrabbit Women Roll at Denver

Jackrabbit Women Roll at Denver

DENVER-The South Dakota State women’s basketball team had three players score in double figures as the Jackrabbits recorded an 83-67 win over Denver Thursday night in Summit League action at Hamilton Gymnasium. The Jackrabbits, now 16-6 and 8-1, were led by Myah Selland, who tied her career high with 21 points. Macy Miller and Madison Guebert chipped in 14 points…

SDSU Men Win at Oral Roberts 86-80

SDSU Men Win at Oral Roberts 86-80

TULSA, Okla. — South Dakota State used a well-balanced attack Thursday night on the road, fighting off a pesky Oral Roberts team in an 86-80 victory as all five starters scored in double figures. The Jackrabbits improved to 18-6 (8-1 Summit League) with their seventh-straight win, holding off a late-charging Golden Eagle team that is now 8-16 on the season…

Otzelberger Likes How His Team is Playing

Otzelberger Likes How His Team is Playing

BROOKINGS, SD… The SDSU Men brought a 7-1 Summit League record into Thursday’s game at Oral Roberts. And head coach TJ Otzelberger really likes how much his players are contributing to the success they had had. Mike Daum is having another monster season, but the younger guys are adding a lot to the lineup in addition to David Jenkins and…

Guebert, Miller Lead Jacks Over NDSU by 53 Points

Guebert, Miller Lead Jacks Over NDSU by 53 Points

BROOKINGS, SD…. A 14-0 run midway through the first quarter helped the South Dakota State women’s basketball team pull away to an 86-33 win over North Dakota State Wednesday night in Frost Arena in Summit League play. The Jackrabbits, 14-6 and 6-1, were led by Madison Guebert’s game-high 23 points. Guebert made five 3-point field goals. Macy Miller, who moved…

Johnston Says his Jacks Are Still Improving

Johnston Says his Jacks Are Still Improving

BROOKINGS, SD… The SDSU women lost a heart breaker on January 6th in double overtime at USD and started Wednesday tied for the lead in the Summit League with the Coyotes at 5-1. With NDSU coming into Frost Arena the Jacks are looking to take over sole possession of the top spot in the conference. But what has head coach…

SDSU’s Seth Gross to Have Surgery

SDSU's Seth Gross to Have Surgery

BROOKINGS, SD… South Dakota State national champion wrestler Seth Gross took to twitter Thursday to make the announcement that he is having surgery, ending his season. He’ll have surgery next Wednesday to fix a vertebrae issue that started in high school and developed further into his collegiate career. Gross is the Jackrabbits only national champion since making the jump to…

Jacks Get Dauminating Performance in Win at UND

Jacks Get Dauminating Performance in Win at UND

GRAND FORKS, ND — The Jackrabbit men’s basketball team won a slugfest on the road Wednesday night, claiming a 78-74 victory over North Dakota at the Betty Englestad Sioux Center. South Dakota State (15-6, 5-1 Summit League) shot 48.3 percent in the game and hit seven 3-pointers, using a 15-5 advantage in second-chance points to diminish the effect of 14…

Defense is the Key for Jackrabbit Men

Defense is the Key for Jackrabbit Men

BROOKINGS, SD… The SDSU men travel to Grand Forks Wednesday to play the Fighting Hawks. It’s easy to see what triggers their success when you look at their schedule. The only conference lss came at Fort Wayne when they gave up 104 points. In their conference victories, 66 is the most they have allowed. TJ Otzelberger knows it’s that end…

HIGHLIGHTS: Daum 37 Pts, Selland’s 19 Pts Push Jacks Past Oral Roberts

BROOKINGS, S.D. — South Dakota State’s Mike Daum led the way with 37 points to help the Jackrabbit men’s basketball program roll past Oral Roberts Saturday afternoon, 84-65. Playing in front of 3,680 fans at Frost Arena for the 27th annual Lamb Bonanza, SDSU improved to 14-6 and 3-1 in the Summit League with the victory. Daum paced all scorers with…

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…