Women’s College Basketball

Macy Miller Summit League’s Athlete Of The Month In March

Led Jacks To Summit Title & Sweet 16

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-South Dakota State’s Macy Miller was named The Summit League March Female Athlete of the Month, announced Thursday by the league office. Miller and the Jackrabbits women’s basketball team had a historic run in the NCAA Tournament in March, playing in the program’s and The Summit League’s first Sweet Sixteen. During seven March games, Miller averaged 22.3 points,…

KDLT AT THE NCAA TOURNAMENT-Former SDSU Coach Nancy Neiber Proud To Watch Jacks At Sweet 16 In Portland

Helped Build Successful SDSU Program From 1984-2000

PORTLAND, OR  —  On Friday night South Dakota State will play the biggest game in program history at the NCAA Division One Sweet 16 in Portland in front of the largest audience they’ll ever have. And it all probably wouldn’t have been possible if not for the efforts of Nancy Neiber, the head coach who took over in 1984, and…

KDLT AT THE NCAA TOURNAMENT-Cupboard Not Bare For SDSU Despite Graduations Of Miller & Guebert

Sweet 16 Berth Likely To Be A Boon To Program Moving Forward

PORTLAND, OR  —  South Dakota State’s Sweet 16 loss to Oregon not only ended the Jackrabbits season, it brought the curtain down on the remarkable careers of Macy Miller and Madison Guebert. And next season will certainly look much different without two of the greatest players in program history. “Yeah right now I’ll be honest, this really stinks.  But I’m proud…

SWEET SENSATION! SDSU Stuns Syracuse To Advance To The Sweet 16

Jackrabbits Win 75

SYRACUSE, N.Y.-  HISTORY HAS BEEN MADE! The South Dakota State women’s basketball team is heading to the Sweet 16 after stunning Syracuse 75-64 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.  Click on the video viewer for complete KDLT coverage with highlights and postgame reaction!  The SDSU game recap is below. SDSU-SYRACUSE RECAP COURTESY SDSU ATHLETICS How sweet it is. The…

KDLT AT THE NCAA TOURNAMENT-Tagyn Larson Flourishing Back Home With SDSU

Karl's TV & Appliance Athlete of the Week

SYRACUSE, NY  —  Whether the competition was from sister Wagner or brother Cody… “I think we played horse a couple times. I don’t remember who won but I’m going to say it was me!” SDSU Junior Forward Tagyn Larson says. ….or fellow prep stars like Macy Miller at Mitchell…. “You know I didn’t really talk to her much and Roosevelt….

KDLT AT THE NCAA TOURNAMENT-SDSU Hopes Veterans Will Make Third Time In NCAA Tournament 2nd Round The Charm

Jacks One Win From Sweet 16

SYRACUSE, N.Y.  —  For the third time in program history the South Dakota State women’s basketball team is on the cusp of the Sweet 16 in the Division One. SDSU beat Quinnipiac 76-65 on Saturday in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament to earn a date with host Syracuse tonight.  For many other mid-major programs that are SDSU’s size…

KDLT AT THE NCAA TOURNAMENT-Syracuse Stands In The Way Of A “Sweet” Sensation For SDSU

Jacks Play For Trip To Sweet 16 For Third Time In D1 Program History

SYRACUSE, N.Y.  —  For the third time in school history the South Dakota State Jackrabbits are going to be playing for a spot in the Sweet 16. Ironically they go against a team, Syracuse, that played in the Sweet 16 in Sioux Falls in 2016!  The Syracuse Orange beat Tennessee in the Premier Center to make the Final Four.  But…

KDLT AT THE NCAA TOURNAMENT-Basketball A Family Business For Madison Guebert & Macy Miller In Syracuse

Deep & Proud Family Lineage For Both Of SDSU's Stars

SYRACUSE, N.Y.  —  When the South Dakota State Jackrabbits take the floor for any game, even if it’s not here at the NCAA Tournament, over the last several years it’s been kind of a common thing to look into the stands and see the mom and dad of Macy Miller and Madison Guebert, two very great players in their own…

Coyotes Focused Yet Still Finding Fun At NCAA Tournament

USD Revels In First Tournament Appearance In Five Years

STARKVILLE, MISS  —  Yes, the South Dakota women’s basketball team is getting down to the business of preparing for their NCAA Tournament first round game with Clemson during their first practice today. Yet if you think nerves are starting to set in, this really isn’t that kind of team. From pictures to talk about a wild bus driver, the Coyotes…

The Coyotes Are Ready for Clemson

SDSU speaks about match-up with Clemson at practice today

STARKVILLE, MISS.— Welcome to Humphrey Coliseum on the campus of Mississippi State University, sight of the first two rounds of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament, and the place where the University of South Dakota will play their second game in Division One at the NCAA Tournament tomorrow night against Clemson at 6 o’clock. Now none of the players were around during…

Jackrabbit & Coyote Women Want To See Each Other Both Make NCAA Tournament Field

Selection Show Tomorrow

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The NCAA Women’s basketball tournament will be announced tomorrow and it’s expected to be an historic day for the state of South Dakota and the Summit League with both the Jackrabbits and Coyotes expecting to hear their names called. SDSU knows that they’re in by virtue of winning the automatic bid in their 83-71 Summit League…

SUMMIT LEAGUE TOURNAMENT-Fast Start Sets Tone For SDSU In Quartefinal Win

Jackrabbit Women Get Oral Roberts In Semifinals Tomorrow At Noon

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  — Unlike their men’s team, the Jackrabbit women didn’t give 8th seeded Fort Wayne any room for hope in their Summit League Tournament Quarterfinal. The Jacks outscored the Dons 28-9 in the first quarter and never looking back thanks to a defensive effort that forced 15 turnovers, winning 88-50. SDSU will play Oral Roberts in the semifinals…

SUMMIT LEAGUE TOURNAMENT-Coyotes Selfless Play Highlights Win Over NDSU

USD Faces UND In Semifinals

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The USD wpmen’s basketball team  rolled past North Dakota State 74-51 in the Summit League Quarterfinals by displaying the selflessness that has been their trademark. They shared the ball well with four players scoring in double figures and a total of 17 assists while playing tenacious defense, at one point holding the Bison to just six…

Gustafson’s Dramatic Buzzer Beater Sends Northwestern To Fab Four

Will Face Concordia Tomorrow At 6

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  Click on the video viewer to see dramatic video of Ethan native Darbi Gustafson sending the Northwestern Red Raider women into the NAIA Fab Four with a buzzer beater against College of the Ozarks! Northwestern faces Concordia in the national semifinals tomorrow at 6 PM. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Northwestern, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags:…

NAIA NATIONAL QUARTERFINALS-Gustafson Buzzer Beater Lifts Northwestern While DWU Rolls

Red Raiders & Tigers Advance To NAIA Fab Four

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  The Dakota Wesleyan Tigers and Northwestern Red Raiders womens’ basketball teams are heading to the NAIA National Fab Four. Rylie Osthus scored 23 points to lead the defending National Champion Tigers to a 75-62 win over Taylor.  Makaela Karst added 15 points to help the Tigers advance to Monday’s national semifinal against Southeastern at 8:05 PM…

SUMMIT QUARTERFINALS: SDSU Women Obliterate Fort Wayne

Jacks Advance To Semifinals With 88-50 Win

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-The South Dakota State women’s basketball team had four players score in double figures as the Jackrabbits defeated Purdue Fort Wayne in The Summit League Championships quarterfinal round Saturday afternoon at the PREMIER Center. The Jackrabbits, the tournament’s top seed, improve to 24-6 and will face the winner of the Oral Roberts/Western Illinois contest at noon Monday in…

SUMMIT QUARTERFINALS: USD Has No Problem With NDSU

Coyotes Roll 74-51

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.—South Dakota rolled to a 74-51 quarterfinal victory over North Dakota State in the Summit League Tournament opener on Saturday inside the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center.   South Dakota (27-4) will face the winner of the No. 3 Denver vs. No. 6 North Dakota matchup slated for 2:30 p.m. Sunday.   Four Coyotes scored in double-figures against the…

NAIA NATIONAL TOURNAMENT-Northwestern Off To Quarterfinals After Knocking Off Indiana Wesleyan

Red Raider Women Win 83-70

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  Kassidy DeJong scored 20 points and Sammy Blum added 17 to lead the Northwestern Red Raiders to an 83-70 victory over Indiana Wesleyan in the second round of the NAIA National Tournament on Friday night at the Tyson Events Center in Sioux City, Iowa. Northwestern will face the College of the Ozarks in the National Quarterfinals…

NAIA NATIONAL TOURNAMENT: DWU Women Pull Away From Saint Francis

Defending National Champions Head To Quarterfinals With 63-49 Win

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Thanks to dominating defense throughout, the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team advanced past Saint Francis University (Ill.), 63-49 in the second round of the NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball National Championships, presented by Riverside Technologies and Seaboard Triumph Foods, Friday at the Tyson Events Center. The Fighting Saints (24-9) wasted no time offensively with an easy…

SUMMIT LEAGUE TOURNAMENT: Potential For At-Large Bids Doesn’t Lower Importance Of Tourney Title For State & U Women

Jacks Face Fort Wayne At Noon Followed By USD Against NDSU At 2:30

BROOKINGS & VERMILLION, S.D.  —  Getting on and off the bus will probably pose more of a challenge for SDSU and USD than will their first two opponents, Fort Wayne and NDSU, in the Summit League Tournament. Though both the Jacks and Coyotes are expected to make the NCAA Tournament regardless of who wins the tournament, it doesn’t take away…