SDSU Women’s Basketball

Macy Miller Inks a Deal to Play in Spain

BROOKINGS, SD— Former SDSU superstar Macy Miller will continue her basketball journey overseas—as the guard has inked a deal to play in Spain. Miller will be playing for the Baxi Ferrol, which competes in the second division of the Spanish professional league. The two-time summit league player of the year was drafted by the Seattle Storm about two months ago, she…

Johnston Still High on Pro Career for Miller

Johnston Still High on Pro Career for Miller

BROOKINGS, SD… Wednesday was a rough day for Mitchell native Macy Miller. The former Jackrabbit star was waived by the Seattle Storm of the WNBA who had selected her 36th in the draft. But her college coach isn’t concerned. He knows it was a great experience learning from some of the world’s best while she was there and that she…

Miller Waived by Seattle Storm

Miller Waived by Seattle Storm

SEATTLE, WA… The defending WNBA Champion Seattle Storm have waived 4 players: Recee’ Caldwell, Presley Hudson, Macy Miller and Teana Muldrow from their training camp roster. The roster currently stands at 13 players, including Breanna Stewart, with one day left to get to 12. The Storm selected Miller in the third round of this year’s WNBA draft, and she averaged 13.5 minutes…

Jackrabbits Historic Tournament Run Comes To A End

SDSU was defeated 63-53 by Oregon

PORTLAND, OR— For the first time ever in the Division One era, South Dakota State took the floor in the Sweet 16, but much like almost every other NCAA Tournament game they’ve ever played in, they had to face a partisan crowd of more than 11,000 Oregon fans. Despite that it was the Jackrabbits who seemed more at ease early. Sanborn…

SDSU Not Your Average Underdogs

SDSU faces off against Oregon in 1st Sweet 16 appearance

PORTLAND, ME—On experience alone Oregon should win this game. After all it’s their third straight Sweet 16 and they’re a team that has national championship aspirations. SDSU has never been in this position before but, from personal experience, that’s something that scares Oregon head coach Kelly Graves. “We made kind of a run as a ten seed, we didn’t know…

SDSU Ready For the Moment

SDSU prepares for their historic Sweet 16 game tomorrow night

PORTLAND, OR— It is a humbling experience for these players and especially Macy Miller. The Mitchell native watched her cousin Mike play in NBA Arenas growing up, and now it’s her turn! “I think it’s going to be something special.  You know I was getting super excited walking in here just thinking Lebron James stepped in here!  I was pretty…

Oregon Eager for Re-Match with Jackrabbits

Oregon Ducks want revenge against the Jackrabbits

PORTLAND, OR—When he coached at Gonzaga, Oregon head coach Kelly Graves played a difficult game at South Dakota State and told his staff to never schedule a game in Brookings. Well a funny thing happened in December this season. “After the game, again a real hard fought game between both teams, 87-79 neither team could stop each other. I told…

SDSU Recaps Their Historic Performance

Jackrabbits talk about making it to the Sweet 16

SYRACUSE, NY—- Well last night at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse it was quite a scene. History was made by the SDSU Jackrabbits as they beat Syracuse on their home floor 75-64 to advance to their first ever Sweet 16… After falling behind by a dozen in the 2nd quarter, the Jackrabbits made the first of 3 incredible runs… It was…

SDSU Makes It To The Round of 32

SDSU defeats Quinnipiac 76-65

SYRACUSE, NY—The SDSU Jackrabbits took the floor at the spacious Carrier Dome in Syracuse. Lots of history here. we’ve had a lot of fun looking at all the things on the wall and in the rafters and the banners. This Jackrabbit team wants to hang a banner of it’s own. They realize they’ve got a chance to do something really…

Jackrabbits Ready To Make History

SDSU wants to reach the Sweet 16 for first time in school history

SYRACUSE, NY— The South Dakota State Jackrabbits have been here before, nine times in 11 years although never as a #6 seed, the highest in school history. They’ve got a chance to do something they’ve never done before. SDSU forward Sydney Palmer said,”We’re all ready to go and I think we’re ready to make the next step in this program and…

SDSU Women At Home in Carrier Dome

SDSU held a practice today at the famous Carrier Dome

SYRACUSE, NY— The Jackrabbits got a chance to practice at the Carrier Dome here today, where the Orange play football. It’s another great venue filled with lots of history. But it’s also a wide open and spacious place, so how much does that affect the Jackrabbit shooters? “It will definitely be a differe nt view from when you’re shooting out there…

SDSU Touchdown in Syracuse, New York

SDSU are in Syracuse, NY to play Quinnipiac in the NCAA Tournament

SYRACUSE, NY— The 6th-seeded South Dakota State women took off late this afternoon for Syracuse and as you can see we made it…it’s cold and rainy here with snow expected. I’m standing in front of the Carrier Dome where they will play and for the seniors it’s a chance to play in another big-time venue. Madison Guebert says:”We’ve been to so…