Local

Coyote Star Honored

Coyote Star Honored

 For the second straight season, South Dakota’s Nicole Seekamp has been named the initial Summit League Women’s Basketball Player of the Week. It’s the second time the junior has earned the honor in her career.

Seekamp averaged 19 points and six rebounds this past weekend as USD topped Cal State Fullerton 66-57 on Friday night and lost to UC Irvine 68-64 on Sunday afternoon. Seekamp scored at least 20 points for the ninth time in her career by netting 20 against UC Irvine. She also made 14 of 16 free throws and had six steals during the weekend.

The Coyotes will face Iowa State on Wednesday at 7 p.m. in Hilton Coliseum.

Recent Headlines

in National, World

Plane debris on remote island points to breakthrough in MH370 mystery

Fresh
planecrash

Plane debris washed up on the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean is almost certainly part of a Boeing 777, a Malaysian official and aviation experts said, potentially the biggest breakthrough in the search for missing Flight MH370.

in National, World

Killing of Cecil the lion triggers probe by U.S. agency

Fresh
cecilthelion

The killing of Cecil the Lion in Zimbabwe by American dentist and trophy hunter Walter Palmer is being investigated by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to see if it was part of a conspiracy to violate U.S. laws against illegal wildlife trading.

in National

Rare blue moon to light night sky on Friday

Fresh
13-overlay18

It will be all eyes to the sky as a rare moon makes its appearance.

in Local

Minnesota Test Scores Remain Steady

Fresh
SchoolKids

The latest statewide tests of public school students in Minnesota show average scores in reading remained constant or increased slightly for all grade levels and ethnic groups.

in Local

Demographics of Iowa Prisons Finds Highest Percentage of African American Inmates

Fresh
prison

A third annual summit on racial disparities in Iowa's prisons, to be held next month in Ankeny, is being expanded to two days.