South Dakota State Jackrabbits

BANK ON IT! SDSU & Jenkins Jr. Stun NDSU With Miraculous Halfcourt Buzzer Beater

Jackrabbits Win In Fargo 78-77 On Last Shot

FARGO, N.D. — South Dakota State men’s basketball found itself on the ropes with 16 minutes to go at North Dakota State Saturday, trailing by 17 points and facing an uphill climb on the road. After a media timeout allowed the Jackrabbits to reset following a 13-3 Bison run, a message was heard loud and clear from the bench: “One…

(MACY) MILLER TIME-SDSU Women Wallop NDSU (Again)

Jackrabbits Win 88-48

FARGO, North Dakota-The South Dakota State women’s basketball team secured the program’s 20th win of the season with a dominating 88-48 win at North Dakota State Saturday afternoon in Summit League action. SDSU now has recorded nine consecutive 20-plus win seasons. The Jackrabbits, now 20-6 overall and 12-1, were led by Macy Miller. The senior recorded 30 points, marking her…

Jackrabbit Softball Concludes Season Opening Tournament At Northern Iowa

SDSU Finishes 3-2 After 10-2 Sunday Loss To UNI

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa — The Jackrabbit softball team dropped a 10-2 contest to Northern Iowa Sunday afternoon in its weekend finale at the UNI Dome Tournament. South Dakota State (3-2) was led offensively by Lyndsey Crist, who hit her first home run of the season in two-run fashion. The Jackrabbits also had three walks in the contest as Peyton Daugherty,…

Jackrabbit Basketball Teams Stay Atop Summit With Doubleheader Beatdown Of UND

SDSU Men Shrug Off Slow Start, Jackrabbit Women Keep Pace With USD

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Both Jackrabbit basketball teams maintained their perches atop the Summit League with convincing victories over the University of North Dakota on Saturday in Frost Arena. In the women’s game SDSU started on a 13-0 run and never really looked back, winning 81-58, keeping pace with USD atop the Summit.  The men’s game was a bit of a…

Another Dauminating Performance Helps SDSU Finish Doubleheader Sweep Of North Dakota

Jackrabbit Men Win 80-55

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  South Dakota State men’s basketball used a strong second half to pull away from North Dakota and claim an 80-55 victory Saturday afternoon at Frost Arena. Tied at 38 with 18 minutes to play, the Jackrabbits broke out on a 20-2 run over the next four-plus minutes to take control for good, improving to 20-6 on the…

Strong Start Sends Jackrabbit Women To Big Win Over UND

Jacks Roll 81-58

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  The South Dakota State women’s basketball team used a 17-2 run to open the game and record an 81-58 win over North Dakota in Summit League action Saturday afternoon in front of 2,734 fans at Frost Arena. The Jackrabbits, who are now 18-6 overall and 10-1 in The Summit League, have now won eight consecutive games, the…

Jackrabbits Slam Denver

SDSU Wins On The Road 92-82

DENVER — Skyler Flatten scored a career-high 36 points, Mike Daum tallied his 15th double-double of the season and the Jackrabbit men’s basketball team took down Denver Sunday afternoon, 92-82. Flatten hit eight 3-pointers and finished 14-of-18 from the field inside Magness Arena, burying the third-most 3-pointers for a single-game in South Dakota State’s Division I history. Daum scored 28…

Jackrabbits Shake Off Slow Start & Oral Roberts

SDSU Women Win 74-65

TULSA, Oklahoma-A 20-3 run in the second quarter helped the South Dakota State women’s basketball team erase a 14-point deficit as the Jackrabbits defeated Oral Roberts, 74-65 in a Summit League game at the Mabee Center. The Jacks, now 17-6 overall and 9-1, have now won seven-straight games. Macy Miller led SDSU with 16 points, making seven-of-nine shots. Tylee Irwin…

Tevin King Rises & Inspires At SDSU

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BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Teammates all have one description of Tevin King. “Nothing’s been given to him. He’s a dog, he takes it. He takes what he wants and that’s the approach he has every single day no matter outside of basketball, classroom, everything he does in life.” SDSU Senior Guard/Forward Skyler Flatten says. On the court you’ll see his bark…

Trend Of Strong Third Quarter & Second Half Play Continues For SDSU Women

Jacks Outscore Omaha 46-18 In Second Half To Pull Away To 81-47 Win

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  It was a bit surprising to see the South Dakota State women’s basketball team up just six at half against Omaha yesterday at Frost Arena. What wasn’t a shock, though, was their third quarter and second half performance. SDSU shook off the slow start and rolled in the second half, outscoring the Mavs 46-18 on their way…

Big Dunks & Big Crowd Energize SDSU Men

Jacks In Sole Possession Of First In Summit After Win Over Omaha

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  The road to Sioux Falls and the Summit League Tournament is getting shorter and, at the midway point of the conference schedule, the SDSU men sit alone atop the conference standings. The Jackrabbit men took over sole possesion of the first place in the Summit League yesterday, getting 33 from Mike Daum to lead the way to…

Jackrabbits Sweep Saturday Doubleheader With Omaha

Men Move Into Sole Possession Of First In Summit With 83-73 Win While Women Prevail 81-47

MEN’S RECAP BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Saturday’s matchup between the top two teams in the Summit League lived up to its billing, as the Jackrabbit men’s basketball team pulled out an 83-73 victory over Omaha in the 2019 Pork Classic. South Dakota State, playing in front of a season-best crowd of 3,881, took sole possession of first place in the league…

Jacks Look To Keep High Energy Heading Into Omaha Showdown

SDSU & UNO Men Tied Atop Summit Standings

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  As expected last night the SDSU men followed their women’s lead by blowing away rival North Dakota State at Frost Arena, setting up an important weekend tilt with Omaha. Led by 30 points from Mike Daum and 25 from David Jenkins Jr, the Rabbits rolled over the Bison 87-69, improving to 16-6 overall and 6-1 in Summit…

Jackrabbits Proving They Can Dominate Without Dauminating Performances

SDSU Men Hosting NDSU Tonight

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Tonight it’s the South Dakota State men’s basketball team’s turn to take on the North Dakota State Bison in a game that tips of at 7 PM at Frost Arena.  This 24 hours after the SDSU women defeated NDSU 86-33. It’s the start of a big week for the Jackrabbits that will see them pass the halfway…

Jackrabbit Women Continue Mastery Of NDSU

SDSU Wins For 27th Time In Last 29 Meetings With NDSU Women

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Though the football season has persistently belonged to the North Dakota State Bison, basketball season in the rivalry is owned by the South Dakota State Jackrabbits. A point hammered home once again last night. The Jackrabbit women controled the Bison from start to finish, winning 86-33.  It’s the 27th victory over their northern rivals in the last…

Jackrabbit Women Fluster Fighting Hawks

SDSU Wins At UND 66-48

GRAND FORKS, North Dakota-A 16-0 run in the first quarter proved to be the difference Friday night as the South Dakota State women’s basketball team defeated North Dakota 66-48 in Summit League action at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center. The Jackrabbits improve to 13-6 overall and 5-1 in league play while the Fighting Hawks drop to 8-11 and 3-3. Senior…

SDSU Head Coach Gets Burger Named After Him for the Kids

BROOKINGS, S.D. — The South Dakota State Men’s basketball team is gearing up for March Madness. The man leading the team is also leading another initiative which impacts people’s lives through food. SDSU Head Coach TJ Otzelberger is entering his 3rd season with the Jackrabbits. He’s made the big dance the last two years and was named the Summit League Coach…

SOUND: Daum Gets Back into Rhythm Dropping 37 Pts

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…

Coyote Women Outlast Jackrabbits In Double Overtime Thriller

USD Wins 101-95

VERMILLION, S.D.—It was a thriller to remember as South Dakota triumphed over South Dakota State 105-98 in double-overtime Sunday afternoon inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center in front of a capacity crowd of 6,004.   Three Coyotes surpassed 20 points in the game, marking a first in South Dakota program history for the feat to be accomplished. Junior guard Ciara…