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Govs Rally for Win over Watertown

  PIERRE, S.D. – Brevin Kaiser’s 6 footer in the lane with 3.8 seconds remaining proved to be the game winner as the Pierre Governors rallied for a 57-55 win over Watertown in boys basketball Friday night in Pierre.  The Governors trailed most of the game but outscored the Arrows 18-10 in the fourth...
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Hyde Stadium Renovations Discussed at Meeting

  PIERRE, S.D. – Plans continue on a renovation of Hyde Stadium which is scheduled to begin at the end of the 2015 baseball season.  The Pierre Park and Recreation Board met yesterday and was told the cost of the project, originally set at 1.2 million dollars will be higher and a fund raising...
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Riggs High Athletes of the Week Named by PACA

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Athletic Coaches Association has named Sydney Palmer of the Lady Governor basketball team and Dawson Monfore of the Governor Wrestling team as it’s Riggs High School Athletes of the Week for the week ending February 14th. Sydney Palmer (Basketball): Syd had a fine weekend for the Lady Gov’s...
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Thursday Scoreboard

   High School Boys Basketball Aberdeen Roncalli 62, Hamlin 33 Chadron, Neb. 64, Red Cloud 62 Corsica/Stickney 57, Hanson 38 Elkton-Lake Benton 61, Summit 52 Eureka/Bowdle 73, Leola/Frederick 52 Faulkton 50, Edmunds Central 47 Flandreau 72, Howard 16 Freeman Academy 66, Iroquois 33 Hot Springs 69, Hill City 58 Irene-Wakonda 70, Bridgewater-Emery 68 Kimball/White...
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Buffalos Win but Stanley County Girls Falter in Wall

  WALL, S.D. – The Stanley County Buffalo boys basketball team broke an 8 game losing streak Thursday night with a 67-33 win over the Wall Eagles.  The Buffalos were led by Colton Drageset with 23 points and sophomore Damon Hoftiezer who added 22 as the Buffalos won for just the 4th time this...
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Augustana Basketball Top Rated in Region Rankings

  INDIANAPOLIS – Augustana College men’s basketball is ranked No. 1 in the first edition of the Central Region rankings released by the NCAA on Wednesday.  MSU Moorhead was ranked second, followed by Central Missouri in third, Minnesota State in fourth and Northern State in fifth. Northwest Missouri State (sixth), Pittsburg State (seventh) and...
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USD Women Post Win

  DENVER – 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 in Magness Arena on Wednesday night.  Contreras reached the 20-point mark for the eighth-time...
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Jackrabbits Hit 3’s to Down Western Illinois

  MACOMB, Ill. – South Dakota State made a season-high 13 3-pointers on Wednesday at Western Illinois, and as it turns out, the Jackrabbits needed every one of them, as they hung on for a 79-77 win over the Fighting Leathernecks at Western Hall.  All five Jackrabbit starters scored in double figures for the...
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Wednesday Scoreboard

   Men’s College Basketball S. Dakota St. 79, Western Illinois 77 Dakota Wesleyan  81,  Mount Marty 47 Jamestown 92,  Dakota State 70 Women’s College Basketball South Dakota 79, Denver 68 S. Dakota St. 60,  Omaha 49 Mount Marty 69,  Dakota Wesleyan  67 Jamestown 62, Dakota State 52 College Wrestling Northern State 21, Mary 16
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SDSU Wins at Omaha

  OMAHA – 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.  Waytashek scored a game-high 17 points on 6-of-12 shooting from the field and 3-of-4 shooting from the free-throw line. Freshman Macy Miller added 15 points...
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