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The Big Ten's top performer on kickoffs, punt returns or both will receive the Rodgers-Dwight Return Specialist of the Year trophy beginning this season.
Hall of Famer Rod Carew is hoping to qualify for a heart transplant after a massive heart attack two months ago.
South Dakota senior guard Nicole Seekamp scored 16 points and handed out a career-high 12 assists to lead the Coyotes to a 97-69 win against Marquette in the team’s home opener at the DakotaDome.
Sophomore Macy Miller of the South Dakota State women’s basketball team was honored Monday as The Summit League Player of the Week.
Andrew Wiggins scored 17 of his 32 points in the fourth quarter to help the Minnesota Timberwolves keep Philadelphia winless on the season with a 100-95 victory over the 76ers on Monday night.
Three Nebraska high school football titles were decided in Lincoln Monday.
Three Iowa high school football champs were crowned Monday in games postponed from Friday because of bad weather.
University of South Dakota Head Football Coach Joe Glenn announced his retirement Monday in a press conference held in the Muenster University City on the USD campus.
The NSIC will send three teams to the NCAA Central Region volleyball tournament as Concordia-St. Paul, Southwest Minnesota State and Wayne State all advanced to postseason play.
Aaron Rodgers threw for 212 yards and a pair of touchdowns, Datone Jones had two of Green Bay's six sacks and the Packers scored a 30-13 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday to pull even in the NFC North race.
South Dakota State will make its fourth consecutive appearance in the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs and will travel to Montana in first-round action on Saturday.
University of South Dakota Athletic Director David Herbster has called a press conference for 11 a.m. Monday morning to announce the retirement of Head Football Coach Joe Glenn.
Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads is out after seven seasons.
Denver’s Kayla Principato and Ruth Okoye combined for 27 kills and the Pioneers (26-6) outlasted the South Dakota Coyotes (15-16) 25-13, 25-14, 19-25, 25-21 in the semifinal round of the Summit League Tournament Saturday in Hamilton Gymnasium.
Western Illinois quarterback Sean McGuire scored on a 7-yard run in the second overtime, lifting the Fighting Leathernecks to a 30-24 victory over fifth-ranked South Dakota State Saturday afternoon at Hanson Field.
No. 11 Humboldt State racked up 707 yards of total offense and held No. 24 Augustana University to a season-low 279 yards to defeat the fifth-seeded Vikings 45-31 in the first round of the NCAA Playoffs on Saturday.
No. 6 Virginia Tech used wins in the last three matches to record a 20-16 win over the South Dakota State University wrestling team Saturday evening at Frost Arena.
South Dakota State seeks its first nine win regular season in football since 1979 when the Jackrabbits play at Western Illinois on Saturday.
Finishing strong is on the mind of area football squads as they near the end of their 2015 schedules this weekend.
Three state high school football champions were crowned Thursday in Iowa.