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Jacks Name Captains

Six players, including four seniors, have been selected as team captains for the upcoming 2016 football season at South Dakota State University.


2 weeks ago

Summit Golf Underway

South Dakota’s women’s golf team sits in third place and South Dakota State is fourth following round one of the Women’s Summit League Championships hosted by Arborlinks Golf Course in Nebraska City.

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USD Competes In Invite

The South Dakota volleyball team beat Iowa and Northern Illinois in both sets and split with Iowa State, Kansas State, North Dakota State and Iowa ICE (USA professional volleyball league team) at the UNI Spring Invite held Saturday on the UNI campus.


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Arcia Gives Twins Winning Weekend

Oswaldo Arcia's single down the left field line scored Byron Buxton in the 12th inning and the Minnesota Twins completed a three-game sweep of the Los Angeles Angels with a 3-2 victory on Sunday.


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A’s Tip Royals Late

Josh Reddick's sacrifice fly off Joakim Soria broke an eighth-inning tie and lifted the Oakland Athletics over the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Sunday.


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Stadium Nearing Finish

Workers are putting finishing touches on the new, $1.1 billion home of the Minnesota Vikings.


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Freshman Henry DeCaster pitched seven solid innings and South Dakota State capitalized on four North Dakota State errors to record a 5-2 victory and a sweep of a three-game Summit League baseball home series Sunday.


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Huskers Swept By Michigan

For the first time in a year, Nebraska suffered a baseball sweep by a Big Ten foe.


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Two Jacks, Coyote All League

The Summit League announced its 2015-16 all-league women’s golf teams at the annual awards banquet Sunday evening, prior to the start of The Summit League Women’s Golf Championship in Nebraska City, Neb.


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USD Tops SDSU In Tennis

South Dakota won three singles matches in straight-sets and five overall as the Coyotes beat South Dakota State 5-2 Sunday at Heuther Family Match Pointe.


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Vikings Schedule Set

The Minnesota Vikings will play their first regular-season home game in their new stadium against the rival Green Bay Packers.


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Twins Slip To 0-9

The Minnesota Twins dropped to 0-9 for the worst start by any major league team in 13 years, falling to Avisail Garcia, Mat Latos and the Chicago White Sox 3-1 Thursday.


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SDSU Introduces New Coach

T.J. Otzelberger was introduced Thursday as the new head men’s basketball coach at South Dakota State University.

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Huskers Add Hall Members

Football standouts Johnny Rodgers and Will Shields are among seven athletes to be added to the Nebraska Athletics Hall of Fame this fall.


2 weeks ago

Wild Drop Playoff Opener

Jamie Benn had a goal and two assists and Kari Lehtonen stopped 22 shots for his second career playoff shutout and the Dallas Stars beat the Minnesota Wild 4-0 in their first-round opener Thursday night.


2 weeks ago

Allen Retires As Viking

All-Pro defensive end Jared Allen has signed a one-day contract with Minnesota to officially retire as a Viking.


2 weeks ago

Jacks, Coyotes Elevate Summit

After nearly advancing to the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 and ending the season with 27 wins, South Dakota State was ranked No. 1 in the CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major Top 25 Women's Basketball Poll to end the season.


3 weeks ago

Twins Still Winless

Carlos Rodon commpleted six scoreless innings, Jerry Sands hit a two-run home run and the Chicago White Sox kept the Minnesota Twins winless with a 3-0 victory on Wednesday night.


3 weeks ago

SDSU To Name Coach

South Dakota State University has found its new men's basketball coach and will introduce him Thursday afternoon at Frost Arena.


3 weeks ago

T-Wolves End Mitchell Era

Karl-Anthony Towns had 28 points and 14 rebounds and the Minnesota Timberwolves sent coach Sam Mitchell out in style with a 144-109 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans in the season finale Wednesday night.

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