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Packers Dominate Vikings

Aaron Rodgers threw for 285 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Green Bay Packers to a 44-31 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday night.

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SDSU Women Win Exhibition

Mariah Clarin and freshman Clarissa Ober each posted double-doubles as the South Dakota State University women’s basketball team opened the exhibition season with a 100-57 victory over Bemidji State (Minn.) Sunday afternoon at Frost Arena.

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Jacks Survive Northern Iowa

Brandon Hubert caught a 14-yard touchdown pass from Austin Sumner in the second overtime, lifting No. 24 South DakotaState to a 37-34 victory over 17th-ranked Northern Iowa Saturday.

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Coyote Win Streak Ends

South Dakota is back from a 28-14 loss to Illinois State on the road Saturday.

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Gophers Upend Huskers

The Minnesota Golden Gophers overcame an early 10-point hole to defeat the Nebraska Cornhuskers 34-23 behind two rushing touchdowns from quarterback Philip Nelson on Saturday.

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Vikings Entertain Packers

Adrian Peterson has been off track and the Minnesota Vikings need him to get going Sunday night as they host Green Bay at 7:30.

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Jacks Host Northern Iowa

Two teams that have hit a rough patch during Missouri Valley Football Conference play will attempt to turn their seasons around Saturday as South Dakota State hosts Northern Iowa.

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Coyotes On A Roll

South Dakota takes on Illinois State in Normal, Illinois on Saturday.

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Huskers Face Gophers

The teams Nebraska has taken to the Big Ten since joining the conference two years ago have been far from the best of this proud, powerful program.

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Timberwolves Close Preseason

Josh Smith made a 3-pointer as time expired and finished with 20 points to lift the Detroit Pistons to a 99-98 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Thursday night in both teams’ exhibition finale.

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Weekend Safe Driving Campaign Kicks Off Friday

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South Dakota Highway Patrol officers will be joined by local law enforcement to reduce the number of deaths along Interstate 90.

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Nebraska Seeking Assistance from SBA

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Governor Dave Heineman has sent a request to the Small Business Administration for assistance to help home and business owners recover.