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South Dakota State made a season-high 13 3-pointers on Wednesday at Western Illinois, and the Jackrabbits needed every one of them as they hung on for a 79-77 win over the Fighting Leathernecks.
Senior Megan Waytashek led the South Dakota State women’s basketball team to a 60-49 win over Omaha Wednesday night in Summit League action in Sapp Fieldhouse.
Raeshel Contreras tallied 22 points and Margaret McCloud added 16 points as the South Dakota women’s basketball team moved closer to clinching the top seed at next month’s Summit League Tournament with a 79-68 win over Denver on Wednesday night.
Jameel McKay had career highs of 17 points and 14 rebounds to help No. 14 Iowa State knock off No. 22 Oklahoma State 70-65 on Wednesday night.
Nia Coffey scored 17 points, grabbed 14 rebounds and blocked four shots to lead Northwestern to a 59-51 victory over No. 21 Nebraska on Wednesday night.
A person with knowledge of the discussions tells The Associated Press that the Timberwolves have had exploratory discussions with the Brooklyn Nets about possibly bringing back Kevin Garnett to Minnesota.
The Minnesota Vikings have claimed tight end Brandon Bostick off waivers from the Green Bay Packers.
Casey Kasperbauer was 5 of 9 from beyond the arc for 15 points to lead four players in double figures as South Dakota rolled over NAIA's Avila 84-60 on Tuesday night.
Amanda Zahui B. scored a career-high 39 points and grabbed a conference-record 29 rebounds as Minnesota upset No. 13 Iowa 93-80 on Tuesday night.
The Great Plains Athletic Conference has announced its basketball Players of the Week.
For the second straight week, Augustana College men's basketball is ranked No. 2 in the National Association of Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll.
Augustana College senior Jenelle Trautmann has been named the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Softball Player of the Week.
South Dakota senior guard Tyler Larson was named Summit League Player of the Week for the period ended Feb. 15.
Iowa State remains #14 in the Associated Press basketball poll while Kentucky continues to roll along as the unbeaten #1.
Alex Biega scored the winner in his first NHL game and the Vancouver Canucks defeated the Minnesota Wild 3-2 Monday.
Nebraska lost a men's game and gained a women's victory in Big 10 basketball action Sunday.
A tough overtime loss for the men and another win for the ranked women accounted for a Sunday split for Iowa basketball squads.
All five South Dakota State starters scored in double figures and the Jackrabbits finished plus 14 on the glass in a 68-58 win over North Dakota State on Saturday in front of 4,912 fans at Frost Arena on Nate Wolters Day.
South Dakota’s big three combined to score 53 points and Tre Burnette pulled down 16 rebounds and scored 10 points as the Coyotes beat Oral Roberts 83-70 Saturday at Mabee Center.
No. 2 Augustana College men's basketball set a single season record with its 25th victory of the season in a 78-61 win over the University of Sioux Falls in front of 3,687 fans at the Sioux Falls Arena on Saturday.