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Jackrabbit Men, Women Add Recruits

Jackrabbit Men, Women Add Recruits

Both the South Dakota State University men’s and women’s basketball teams added four recruits on Wednesday.

Coach Scott Nagy released this┬álist for the men’s team:

Mike Daum, 6-9, F, Kimball, Neb., Kimball High School
Deondre Parks, 6-3, G, Flint, Mich., Kingdom Christian Academy, Iowa Lakes CC
Reed Tellinghuisen, 6-5, G/F, Sac City, Iowa, East Sac County High School
Ian Theisen, 6-9, F, Osseo, Minn., Osseo High School

Coach Aaron Johnston released┬áthe list for the women’s team:

Alexis Alexander, 5-7, guard, Brooklyn Park, Minn. (Champlin Park High School)

– Macy Miller, 5-10, guard, Mitchell, S.D. (Mitchell High School)

– Kaitlyn Severyn, 6-0, guard, Pierre, S.D. (Pierre T.F. Riggs High School)

– Ellie Thompson, 6-1, forward, Chaska, Minn. (Chaska High School)

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