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Jacks Survive Western Illinois

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.

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SDSU Women Score Road Win

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.

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USD Women Maintain Lead

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.

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Road Win For Cyclones

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.

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Nebraska Women Fall In Big 10

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.

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Garnett To Return To T-Wolves?

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.

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Vikings Claim Bostick

The Minnesota Vikings have claimed tight end Brandon Bostick off waivers from the Green Bay Packers.

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Coyotes Get Non Conference Win

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.

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Minnesota Women Upset Iowa

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.

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GPAC Tabs Weekly Best

The Great Plains Athletic Conference has announced its basketball Players of the Week.

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Augie Remains Second

For the second straight week, Augustana College men's basketball is ranked No. 2 in the National Association of Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll.

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Trautmann Earns Honor

Augustana College senior Jenelle Trautmann has been named the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Softball Player of the Week.

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Summit Honors Coyote Star

South Dakota senior guard Tyler Larson was named Summit League Player of the Week for the period ended Feb. 15.

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Cyclones Keep Spot

Iowa State remains #14 in the Associated Press basketball poll while Kentucky continues to roll along as the unbeaten #1.

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Wild Suffer Tough Loss

Alex Biega scored the winner in his first NHL game and the Vancouver Canucks defeated the Minnesota Wild 3-2 Monday.

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Husker Men Lose, Women Win

Nebraska lost a men's game and gained a women's victory in Big 10 basketball action Sunday.

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Hawkeyes In Sunday Split

A tough overtime loss for the men and another win for the ranked women accounted for a Sunday split for Iowa basketball squads.

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Jacks Gain Share Of Lead

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.

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Coyotes In Road Sweet Road Win

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.

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Record Win For Augustana

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.

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