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Jacks Upset Top Seed

South Dakota State got 24 points from George Marshall and 17 from Deondre Parks, as the No. 8 seed Jackrabbits opened NIT play with an 86-76 win at No. 1 seed Colorado State for the program’s first-ever Division I postseason win.

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Greenway Earns NFL Award

Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway has been chosen as the winner of the Byron "Whizzer" White Award, given annually by the NFL Players Association for exceptional community service.

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Twins Nipped Twice

The Minnesota Twins split their squad for a pair of spring training games Wednesday and both resulted in one run losses.

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Timberwolves Fall In Canada

Jonas Valanciunas had 15 points and 15 rebounds, DeMar DeRozan scored 21 and the Toronto Raptors won their 11th straight home game over Minnesota, beating the Timberwolves 105-100 on Wednesday night.

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USD, SDSU Golfers Honored

South Dakota State’s Grant Smith and South Dakota’s Brenna Lervick were named The Summit League’s Male and Female Golfers of the Week for their performances March 12-17.

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Riley Fine Tuning System

New Nebraska coach Mike Riley says he has a hunch the entirety of his pro-style offense won't be game-ready come fall.

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Morningside Wins National Crown

Lexi Ackerman made two free throws with two seconds left to lift No. 1-ranked Morningside to a 59-57 victory against No. 3 Concordia in Tuesday's NAIA Division II Women's Basketball National Championship Game in Sioux City.

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Wesleyan Falls In Finale

No. 3 Cornerstone (Mich.) captured its third national title as they defeated No. 5 Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.) 66-45 in the championship game of the 2015 NAIA Division II Men's Basketball National Championship.

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Nagy Up For Award

The Skip Prosser Foundation, along with CollegeInsider.com, announced the 16 finalists for the 2025 Skip Prosser Man of the Year Award on Monday, a list that includes South Dakota State head coach Scott Nagy

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Coyotes Release FB Schedule

A season opener against Kansas State, a home opener against Drake and a Valley opener and Dakota Days game against Youngstown State highlight University of South Dakota’s 2015 football schedule announced Tuesday.

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Twins Outscore Orioles

Matt Wieters returned to catching exactly six months after Tommy John surgery and played six innings in the Baltimore Orioles' 10-9 loss to the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday.

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SDSU Women Face NCAA Task

South Dakota State was awarded the #14 seed in the Spokane Regional of the NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament and will face three seed Oregon State in the first round.

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Dancing The Dance

Iowa, Iowa State, Nebraska and Minnesota all had their name called Monday to play in this year's NCAA women's basketball tournament.

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USD Women In WNIT Bracket

The South Dakota women’s basketball team will start play in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT) by hosting Creighton in the DakotaDome on Thursday.

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Morningside, Concordia Advance

The Mustangs of Morningside (Iowa) are moving on to their fourth women's national championship final game in school history after a 66-63 win over Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) foe Hastings (Neb.).

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Wesleyan Earns Title Shot

Trae Bergh knocked down nine three-pointers en route to a 29-point effort in leading No. 5 Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.) to an 80-51 win over No. 8 Davenport (Mich.) in a semifinal game at the NAIA Division II Men's Basketball National Championship.

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Iowa State Coming To Pentagon

A Big 12/Pac-12 regular-season men’s basketball game is coming to Sioux Falls.

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Twins Send Sano To Minors

The Minnesota Twins have optioned third baseman Miguel Sano, one of baseball's top prospects, to Double-A Chattanooga.

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Timberwolves Fall Again

Joe Johnson scored 22 points, rookie Bojan Bogdanovic had 21 and the Brooklyn Nets beat the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves 122-106 on Monday night.

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Jacks Draw NIT Assignment

The South Dakota State men’s basketball team earned a No. 8 seed and the right to play No. 1 seed Colorado State in the NIT on Wednesday at 9 p.m. CT in Fort Collins in a game that can be seen live on ESPNU.

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South Dakota Senator Steps Down from Legislature

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District 16 Senator Dan Lederman of Dakota Dunes has announced he is stepping down from the South Dakota legislature.

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Topsoil Debate Continues in Iowa

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The public comment period for the proposed change in a controversial rule dealing with the amount of topsoil developers are required to return to a construction site will end Wednesday.

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Nebraska Senators Debating Term Limits

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Nebraska senators are debating whether voters should be asked to make an adjustment to their term limits.

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Plan for Iowa Caucuses On the Way

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The leaders of Iowa's two major political parties will soon announce a plan for releasing timely, accurate electronic results of the 2016 Iowa Caucuses.

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Severe Weather Season Underway

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As spring continues to unfold across the northern plains, it normally means we need to pay attention to the potential of severe weather.