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Augustana Tenth In Learfield List

Augustana College is ranked 10th in the second
edition of the 2013-14 Division II Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup Standings
with 160 points.

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SDSU Women Pull Upset

A victory over a nationally ranked team has kicked off a homestand for the South Dakota State women’s basketball squad.

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Championships Coming To Sioux Falls

National championship events for NCAA Division II are coming to Sioux Falls and its new facilities.

Cassel Gets The Nod

Matt Cassel will again be under center when the Vikings host the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday.

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Timberwolves Rally For Win

Kevin Love posted 26 points and 15 rebounds as the Timberwolves used a big second half to top the 76ers 106-99 at Target Center.

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Augie All American

Augustana senior Holly Hafemeyer earned American Volleyball Coaches Association first
team All-America honors and junior Courtney Ysker was named an All-America
honorable mention in a release from the AVCA.

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Jacks Fall To Gophers

South Dakota State stayed with Minnesota for the first 18 minutes of the game, but the Golden Gophers used a late first half spurt and an early second half run to secure a 75-59 win over the Jackrabbits at Williams Arena.

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Coyotes Nipped By K-State

Kansas State survived a three-quarter shot at the buzzer to beat South Dakota 64-62 Tuesday night.

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USD Women Win At Home

Junior guard Raeshel Contreras came off the bench to score a season-high 21 points to lead South Dakota to an 87-67 win against Northern Iowa Tuesday night inside the DakotaDome.

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Timberwolves Gain Road Win

Kevin Love scored 26 points, grabbed 16 rebounds and handed out seven assists to lead the Timberwolves to a 121-94 rout of the Pistons at The Palace of Auburn Hills.

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Two Dead in Northeast Nebraska Crash

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Two people were killed in a head on accident in Cedar County Nebraska.

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Petition Effort To Restore Death Penalty Completed

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A referendum petition drive far exceeded the number of signatures needed to keep the repeal of the death penalty from taking effect...and to force a vote on the issue.

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Authorities Seek To Control Mussels

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Now that growing numbers of zebra mussels have been confirmed in Lewis & Clark Lake, the focus changes to slowing the spread of the invasive animal.

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South Dakota Students Above Average

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A.C.T. scores from last spring’s testing have been released by the South Dakota Department of Education, and the states students continue to score above the national average.

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School Districts Seek Additonal Funding

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A record number of Minnesota school districts -- 66 at last count -- are asking voters to increase property taxes this year so they can construct new buildings.