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Augie Falls In Playoffs

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.


SDSU Wrestlers Edged

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.


SDSU Seeks Ninth Win

South Dakota State seeks its first nine win regular season in football since 1979 when the Jackrabbits play at Western Illinois on Saturday.


Closing Out Strong

Finishing strong is on the mind of area football squads as they near the end of their 2015 schedules this weekend.

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Iowa Champs Crowned

Three state high school football champions were crowned Thursday in Iowa.


Jacks Stay Unbeaten

All five South Dakota State starters scored in double figures and Reed Tellinghuisen tallied his first-career double-double as SDSU tallied an 83-67 win at Illinois State Thursday


USD Women Fall In OT

Kansas State guard Kindred Wesemann scored a career high 28 points, including six free throws in the final 16 seconds of overtime, to seal the Wildcats’ 84-81 victory over South Dakota in the Bramlage Coliseum Thursday night.


Big Man Coming To SDSU

South Dakota State men's basketball coach Scott Nagy announced the signing of Loudon Love Vollbrecht to a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday.


State Volleyball Tourneys Open

All three classes of South Dakota high school volleyball state tournaments are gathered in Sioux Falls with first round action held on Thursday.


SDSU Adds Montana State Series

South Dakota State and Montana State have agreed to terms on a two-game football series to be played during the 2017 and 2018 seasons.


Wild Slump Continues

Loui Eriksson scored three goals and the Boston Bruins beat the slumping Minnesota Wild 4-2 on Thursday night.


SDSU Women Best SEC Squad

The South Dakota State University women’s basketball team used an 18-5 run in the first quarter in its 76-69 nonconference win over Arkansas in front of 2,109 fans at Frost Arena.


Timberwolves Lose In Overtime

Evan Fournier scored 26 points and hit a 3-pointer with 3.1 seconds left in overtime to lift the Orlando Magic to a 104-101 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night.


Vikings Defender Honored

When Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer needed a veteran presence in the defensive backfield, he turned to one of his most trusted pupils in 37-year-old Terence Newman.

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Coyote Stars Gain Attention

A pair of University of South Dakota football standouts are gaining national attention for their efforts this season.


GPAC Names All Conference

The 2015 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Volleyball All-Conference Team has been selected.

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USD Women Lose At UNI

Northern Iowa seniors Jen Keitel and Amber Sorenson scored 15 and 14 points, respectively, to lead the Panthers to a 64-43 win against South Dakota in the McLeod Center on Tuesday night.


Villanova Rallies Past Huskers

Josh Hart scored 19 points, Daniel Ochefu had 17 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 11 Villanova rolled past Nebraska 87-63 on Tuesday night.


Molitor Third In Voting

Minnesota Twins rookie manager Paul Molitor has taken third in voting for the American League Manager of the Year award.


GPAC Tabs Season Best

The 2015 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Football All-Conference Team has been selected after a vote of the league coaches at Midland University in Fremont, Nebraska.

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