Local: Sports

Sports

stig

SDSU Head Coach Says University Landed Good Recruits

South Dakota State University Head Football Coach John Stiegelmeier says they have landed a very good crop of recruits this year.

jacksdiver

Area Divers Honored

South Dakota State’s Clark Kocourek and South Dakota’s Greysen Hertting were named The Summit League’s Divers of the Week for their performances Jan. 10-11.

basketball3

Cyclones Suffer Second Setback

DeAndre Kane had 21 points and eight rebounds but number-10 Iowa State suffered a 77-70 loss to 15th-ranked Kansas last night in Ames.

basketball2

Area Teams Move In Poll

This week’s Associated Press college basketball poll produced promotions for Iowa State, Iowa and Creighton.

basketball3

Timberwolves Recall Player

The Timberwolves have recalled rookie forward Shabazz Muhammad from Iowa of the NBA D-League.

baseball2

Royals Saving Money

The Royals are saving some money on their 2014 payroll.

BasketballClose

Iowa Scores Major Upset

Iowa took another step toward being considered a national contender this season in college basketball.

basketball3

Timberwolves Popped By Spurs

Kawhi Leonard posted 17 points and six rebounds to help the Spurs sink the Timberwolves 104-86 in Texas.

basketball2

Coyotes Split With Denver

The University of South Dakota welcomed Denver to the Summit League while splitting a pair of basketball games over the weekend.

SDSU Men Lose, Women Win

Saturday’s Summit League basketball action saw the South Dakota State men suffer their first league setback while the Jackrabbit women completed a sweep.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Minnesota Legislature Continues Budget Discussion

money 100

Minnesota legislative Democrats and Republicans continue to seek common ground as they work to balance the state budget for the next two years.

in Local

Emerald Ash Borer Found in Dallas County

snow on trees

Emerald Ash Borer has been found in another Iowa County.

in Local

Nebraska Continues Death Penalty Debate

prison

Nebraska lawmakers debated and passed a bill that would repeal the state's death penalty law.

in Local

Bill to Repeal Mandatory Prison Sentences Passes Nebraska Legislature

nebraska-state-capital

Nebraska legislators have advanced a bill that would scrap mandatory minimum prison sentences and the habitual criminal statute.

in Local

Red Cross Takes Fire Prevention To Homes

american red cross

The American Red Cross recently made a few house calls in Yankton.