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Women’s College Basketball WNIT Third Round USD 85 Michigan State 83 OT Men’s College Basketball Division II Semifinals at Sanford Pentagon Ferris State 85 West Texas A&M 79 Northern State 105 Queens 99 2OT College Baseball Augustana 5 Minnesota-Crookston 4 Augustana 6 Minnesota-Crookston 0 Winona State 3 USF 1 USF 14 Winona State 0...
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USD Wins Overtime Thriller

VERMILLION, S.D.—The Women’s National Invitation Tournament magic continues as South Dakota women’s basketball topped Michigan State 85-83 in an overtime thriller inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center Thursday night. Sophomore guard Ciara Duffy led the Coyotes with a career high 25 points on 10-of-16 shooting. She added seven rebounds, three assists and no turnovers....
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Northern State Advances to National Championship Game

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Northern State men’s basketball team won a duel for the ages Thursday night, beating Queens 105-99 in double-overtime to advance to Saturday’s national championship game. The Wolves erased a five-point deficit in the final 70 seconds of regulation to force overtime. In OT, NSU trailed by five with 20...
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USD Leads Summit League Commissioner Cup Standings

ELMHURST, Ill. – South Dakota climbed into first place in The Summit League Commissioner’s Cup standings following the winter season with 49 points. The Coyotes also hold the top spot in the Dr. Helen Smiley Women’s All-Sports Award standings with 38.5 points, while sitting second in the Dr. William Steinbrecher Men’s All-Sports Award standings...
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Stanley County Student Wins Elks Free Throw Shooting Contest

FT. PIERRE, S.D. – Cormac Duffy was crowned the 2018 South Dakota free throw shooting champion at the Knights of Columbus state competition on March 4 in Chamberlain. He won the 14 year old boys division by sinking 25 of 25 free throw attempts. Cormac is an 8th grade student at Stanley County Middle...
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3 USD Athletes Win Summit League Year End Award

ELMHURST, Ill.–South Dakota’s senior Shanice Cannigan, sophomore Chris Nilsen and sophomore Helen Falda have been named The Summit League Indoor Track and Field Athletes of the Year as voted on by the league’s head coaches. Nilsen retains the title of Summit League Men’s Indoor Field Athlete of the Year. He was the league’s indoor...
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Thursday Morning Scoreboard

Women’s College Basketball Division II Semi Finals at Sanford Pentagon Central Missouri 70,Union (TN) 57 Ashland 92, Indiana (PA) 68 ECHL Idaho Steelheads 2, Rapid City Rush 1 SO Women’s College Tennis Creighton 4, South Dakota 3 NW Missouri State 6, Augustana 3 Men’s College Tennis NW Missouri State 7, Augustana 2 College Softball...
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Gross Named Big 12 Wrestler of the Year

IRVING, Texas – National champion Seth Gross added to his growing list of awards Wednesday by being named Big 12 Conference Wrestler of the Year. The award is determined by a vote of the conference’s head coaches. Gross completed his junior season at South Dakota State by winning the 133-pound title at last week’s...
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3 Class Shootout Rosters Announced

SALEM, S.D. – Peyton Zabel of the Pierre Governor basketball team is on the roster of Class AA boys basketball team for the 31st annual 3 Class Shootout hosted by McCook Central high school. Zabel rewrote several records this season in Governor basketball. Lincoln Jordre of State Class B champion Sully Buttes will be...
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DeBoer and Foth Named Region 3 Coaches of the Year

WATERTOWN, S.D. – Scott DeBoer of the Pierre Lady Governors basketball team has been named the Region 3 Girls Basketball Coach of the Year by the South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association. DeBoer guided the Lady Govs to a 9 and 11 record this season and a berth in the Class AA Round of 16...
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