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3 weeks ago

Jacks Gain Road Win

Oklahoma native, and Jackrabbit senior, Jake Bittle returned to the lineup after missing the last seven games to help lead South Dakota State to an 86-74 win Thursday at Oral Roberts.

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3 weeks ago

SDSU Women Survive Double OT

Freshman guard Madison Guebert (Apple Valley, Minn.) sank a 10-foot jump shot with 4.6 seconds remaining to lift the South Dakota State University women’s basketball team to a 68-66 double-overtime win over IUPUI Thursday night at Frost Arena.

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3 weeks ago

Seekamp Leads USD Women

South Dakota senior guard Nicole Seekamp moved into second all-time for career points after scoring 19 in the Coyotes’ 92-60 win over Fort Wayne inside the DakotaDome.

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3 weeks ago

Hawkeyes Roll On

Peter Jok scored a career-high 29 points and Number 9 Iowa shook off pesky Rutgers in the second half in posting a harder-than-expected 90-76 victory Thursday night.

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3 weeks ago

Twins Offer Flex Plan

The Minnesota Twins have a plan for ticket buyers who might be afraid of commitment.

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3 weeks ago

Tight Baseball Race For GPAC

Doane totaled 87 points and is the preseason coaches' selections to win the 2016 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Baseball Championship.

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3 weeks ago

Doane Dominates Softball Poll

Doane totaled 121 points and is the preseason coaches' selections to win the 2016 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Softball Championship.

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3 weeks ago

Wild Blanks Kings

Zach Parise scored Minnesota's first power-play goal in January, Darcy Kuemper made 32 saves in his seventh career shutout and the Wild snapped their five-game losing streak with a 3-0 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night.

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3 weeks ago

Jacks Top Summit Poll

For the first time in school history, the South Dakota State men’s golf team was picked to win the 2016 Summit League title in a poll of the league’s head coaches.

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3 weeks ago

Nebraska Upsets Michigan State

Shavon Shields scored 28 points and Denzel Valentine missed a shot just before the buzzer to allow Nebraska to hold on for a 72-71 win over Number 11 Michigan State Wednesday night.

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3 weeks ago

Coyotes Outshoot Leathernecks

South Dakota senior guard Casey Kasperbauer scored a game-high 26 points including 15 during a 29-5 run that turned the tide in the Coyotes’ 76-67 win against Western Illinois Wednesday inside the DakotaDome.

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3 weeks ago

Gophers Remain Big 10 Winless

Zak Irvin had 19 points and 11 rebounds, and Michigan overcame uncharacteristically poor shooting to hold off upset-minded Minnesota 74-69 on Wednesday night.

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3 weeks ago

T-Wolves Fall In OT

Chandler Parsons scored seven of his game-high 30 points in overtime as the short-handed Dallas Mavericks rallied to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 106-94 Wednesday night.

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3 weeks ago

Sooners, Huskers Renew Rivalry

The University of Oklahoma has announced a home-and-home football series with the University of Nebraska.

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3 weeks ago

Wild Lose To Ducks

Rickard Rakell scored the go-ahead goal with 6:19 left in the third period and rookie John Gibson made 25 saves, leading the Anaheim Ducks to a 3-1 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday night.

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3 weeks ago

Vikings Purchase Land

The Minnesota Vikings have completed their purchase of 185 acres of land in Eagan which could become their new headquarters.

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3 weeks ago

Timberwolves Skid Continues

Anthony Davis scored 35 points and the New Orleans Pelicans overcame an early 17-point hole to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 114-99 on Tuesday night.

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3 weeks ago

Seekamp Tops Summit Again

South Dakota guard Nicole Seekamp was named the Summit League Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for the period ended Jan. 17, as released by the league office Tuesday.

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3 weeks ago

GPAC Tabs Basketball Honors

The Great Plains Athletic Conference has released its weekly winners as basketball Players of the Week for the league.

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3 weeks ago

Weekly Honors For SDSU Athletes

A pair of South Dakota State University athletes have earned weekly honors from the Summit League in a pair of sports.

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Yankton School Board Gets Facility Study Update

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The Yankton School Board got an update at their meeting last night on the facilities improvement study that is underway.

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Avera Sacred Heart Cardiac Rehabilitation Recertified

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The Cardiac Rehabilitation and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programs at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton were recently re certified after undergoing a peer-reviewed accreditation process.

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Yankton County Commission; Budget Reserve Fading

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Both Governor Dennis Daugaard and state legislators are telling counties to “be patient” as dollars from new taxes and fees imposed last year continue to flow down to local governments.

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SD Legislators Attempting to Deal with Trans-Gender Issues

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The South Dakota House last week approved HB1008, a bill that would restrict trans-gender students’ access to bathrooms in public schools, by a margin of 58 to 10.

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SD Legislators Get First Look at Sales Tax Bill

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The bill containing the Governors funding plan for teacher pay and increased sales taxes will be up for debate in a South Dakota House committee today.