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1 week ago

Twins Walkoff Indians Again

Miguel Sano singled in a run with one out in the ninth inning, giving the Minnesota Twins a 6-5, walk-off win over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night.

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1 week ago

Berrios To Make Debut

Heralded Twins prospect Jose Berrios is getting called up to the majors and will make his debut Wednesday night against the Cleveland Indians.


1 week ago

Royals Fall To Angels

Johnny Giavotella drove in three runs with his first homer of the season, Mike Trout and Carlos Perez had two-run singles, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Kansas City Royals 9-4 Tuesday night.


1 week ago

Vikings Ponder Pick

Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman knows that many of the mock drafts predict his team will take a receiver with the 23rd overall pick in the first round on Thursday.


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Morningside Players In Spotlight

A pair of Morningside players are among the honorees this week as top baseball and softball performers in the Great Plains Athletic Conference.


1 week ago

Skyforce Taken To Limit

Owning a road win in the opening game of the best of three NBA D-League championship series, the Sioux Falls Skyforce were hoping to celebrate a title Tuesday night at home.

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T-Wolves Introduce Thibodeau

Tom Thibodeau is coming to the Minnesota Timberwolves with more influence than he's ever had.


1 week ago

Arcia Hits Walkoff Homer

Oswaldo Arcia led off the ninth inning with a home run off of Zach McAllister to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night.


1 week ago

Twins Demote Youngsters

The Minnesota Twins have sent center fielder Byron Buxton back to the minors after the organization's top prospect had another rough start at the plate.


1 week ago

Royals Fall To Pujols, Angels

Albert Pujols hit two homers and Mike Trout added another, powering the Los Angeles Angels to a 6-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night.


1 week ago

Somsen Gets The Call

Former South Dakota State University baseball player Layne Somsen became the third former Jackrabbit to reach the Major Leagues, earning a promotion from the Cincinnati Reds on Monday.


1 week ago

Pay Bump For Husker Assistants

The move from South Dakota is bringing big pay bumps for Nebraska's new women's basketball assistant coaches.


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Jackrabbit Honored By Summit

South Dakota State outfielder Paul Jacobson was named Summit League Baseball Player of the Week while North Dakota State starter Jordan Harms and Omaha starter Tyler Fox garnered the league's Pitcher of the Week awards.


1 week ago

NSIC Sets Tourney Bracket

The 2016 NSIC Softball Tournament bracket has been set as regular season play concluded Monday afternoon.


1 week ago

Twins Blow Leads, Fall In 16th

Bryce Harper tied it with a pinch-hit home run in the ninth inning, pitcher Oliver Perez put down a bunt in the 15th that kept the game going and Chris Heisey homered in the 16th to give the Washington Nationals a wild 6-5 win over the Minnesota Twins.


1 week ago

Ventura Pitches Royals To Win

Yordano Ventura settled down after a shaky first inning, Eric Hosmer homered to continue his hot streak and the Kansas City Royals beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 Sunday.


1 week ago

Season Ends For Wild

Jason Spezza scored his fourth goal of the series and added three assists, and goalie Kari Lehtonen and the Dallas Stars held off the Minnesota Wild 5-4 on Sunday to wrap up the first-round series in six games.


1 week ago

SDSU, USD Play Spring Games

Offense got the win for South Dakota State and defense claimed victory for South Dakota in spring football performances Saturday for the two state schools.

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1 week ago

Coyotes Find New Coach

University of South Dakota athletic director David Herbster has announced the hiring of Dawn Plitzuweit as the 10th women’s basketball head coach in program history.


1 week ago

Augie Golfers Win Title

Augustana University women's golf shot a 313 in the final round of the NSIC Championships on Sunday to finish the 72-hole tournament at 93-over-par 1245 (313-310-309-313) securing its seventh straight NSIC Championship.

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