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Hubert Earns MVFC Honor

South Dakota State University wide receiver Brandon Hubert has been named Missouri Valley Football Conference Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in the Jackrabbits’ 37-34 double-overtime victory over Northern Iowa on Oct. 26.

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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South Dakota Senator Steps Down from Legislature

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District 16 Senator Dan Lederman of Dakota Dunes has announced he is stepping down from the South Dakota legislature.

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Topsoil Debate Continues in Iowa

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The public comment period for the proposed change in a controversial rule dealing with the amount of topsoil developers are required to return to a construction site will end Wednesday.

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Nebraska Senators Debating Term Limits

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Nebraska senators are debating whether voters should be asked to make an adjustment to their term limits.

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Plan for Iowa Caucuses On the Way

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The leaders of Iowa's two major political parties will soon announce a plan for releasing timely, accurate electronic results of the 2016 Iowa Caucuses.

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Severe Weather Season Underway

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As spring continues to unfold across the northern plains, it normally means we need to pay attention to the potential of severe weather.