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Coyotes Earn Home Win

South Dakota guard Nicole Seekamp scored a season-high 26 points to lead the Coyotes to a 74-61 win against Boise State in the Coyotes’ home opener Sunday inside the DakotaDome.

Jackrabbit Is All American

South Dakota State’s Trent Lusignan claimed All-American honors on Saturday as he finished 12th overall at the Division I Cross Country Championships.

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USD Star Honored

Junior outside hitter Kendall Kritenbrink of USD was named Summit League Volleyball Player of the Year.

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Jacks Seek Playoff Spot

The South Dakota State University football team will attempt to make one final push toward a possible playoff berth Saturday, when the Jackrabbits travel to Youngstown State for a matchup between nationally ranked teams.

Vikings Visit Packers

NFC North rivals meet for the second time this season when the Vikings head to Lambeau Field Sunday to play the Green Bay Packers.

SDSU Men Lose, Women Win

It was a split decision Thursday for SDSU basketball fans as the Jackrabbit men lost on the road while the women were winning at home.

USD Women Lose In Overtime

Kyndal Clark scored 19 of her 26 points in the second half and overtime to lead the Drake Bulldogs past the South Dakota women’s basketball team 89-81 in overtime on Thursday night in the Sanford Pentagon.

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Iowa Titles Decided

Two northwest Iowa high school football teams completed unbeaten seasons with championship victories Thursday.

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Volleyball Tourneys Open

Three classes of South Dakota high school volleyball championships began at three sites Thursday.

Jacks Men On Road, Women Home

South Dakota State will have both basketball teams in action Thursday with one team home and the other on the road.

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