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Regents Policy Holds Up Signing of New USD football Coach

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The University of South Dakota can’t officially sign its new head football coach until the state Board of Regents temporarily suspends a longstanding policy prohibiting multiyear contracts.   School officials announced the hiring of Western Illinois head coach Bob Nielson in December, and Nielson has been busy assembling his...
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Governor Wrestlers Continue to Dominate Class A Rankings

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Pierre Governor wrestling team continues to dominate the Class A Wrestling ratings in the state from the Dakota Grappler website.  The Governors far outdistance number 2 Aberdeen Central in the latest poll released early today.  Sturgis is third in the poll followed by Sioux Falls Roosevelt and Rapid...
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Tickets Available for Divisin II Womens Basketball Tournament

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Tickets are now on sale for the 2016 NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Elite Eight tournament in Sioux Falls.  The tournament is March 22-23 at the Sanford Pentagon. The Sioux Falls Sports Authority announced the launch of ticket sales on Wednesday.  All-session passes are $25 for adults. Student...
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USD Scores Triple Digits in win over Western Illinois

  MACOMB, Ill.—South Dakota senior guard Kelly Stewart scored a career high 19 points with four teammates in double figures as the Coyotes defeated Western Illinois 102-77 Wednesday night inside Western Hall.  Senior guard Nicole Seekamp recorded her eighth career double-double with 18 points and 10 assists, while also grabbing five rebounds while junior...
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