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Jacks Upset Bid Falls Short at NDSU

  FARGO, N.D. — R.J. Urzendowski’s 12-yard touchdown reception with 54 seconds remaining propelled second-seeded North Dakota State to a 27-24 victory over South Dakota State in the second round of the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs Saturday afternoon at the Fargodome.  NDSU’s game-winning drive after the Jackrabbits grabbed a 24-20 lead with three minutes,...
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Govs Third at Watertown

Watertown Invitational 8 Team Dual Wrestling Tournament Saturday, December 6, 2014   Varsity Results   Mat 1 Watertown      70                    Yankton          6 Watertown      67                    Milbank           11 Watertown      59                    Mitchell           14   Mat 2 Mitchell           33                    Milbank           34 by criteria Mitchell           51                    Yankton          28 Yankton          34                    Milbank           36   Mat 3...
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Saturday Scoreboard

College  Football North Dakota St 27, South Dakota St 24 Mineral Water Bowl University of Sioux Falls 42, Central Men’s College Basketball S. Dakota St. 81, Kansas City 61 Dakota Wesleyan 90, Midland 74 Bellvue 68, Dakota State 64 Doane 81, Mount Marty 54                                                                                                                                                                           Northern St. 83, Minot St. 72                                                                                                                                                  Augustana 65, Concordia-St. Paul 59...
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USD Drops Men’s Basketball Home Contest

  VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — Shawn Amiker had 22 points, Bobby Hain scored 16 and both had 12 rebounds, helping Youngstown State hold off South Dakota 87-79 on Friday night.  Marcus Keene gave Youngstown (6-4) a 15-point lead on a 3-pointer with 11:21 left, but South Dakota (3-6) rallied back to 73-70 with 2:51...
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Gov Wrestlers Open Season with Win

  MITCHELL, S.D. – The Pierre Governor wrestling team opened the 2014-15 season with a resounding 60-13 win over Mitchell Friday night in Mitchell.  The Kernels forfeited 6 weight classes to the Governors for 30 unanswered points.   Pierre is in Watertown for the 8 Team Dual Invitational today where they will wrestle Huron, Harrisburg...
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Friday Scoreboard

NBA D-League Erie 108   Sioux Falls Skyforce 100 USHL Sioux Falls  Stampede 3  Omaha Lancers 2 ECHL Rapid City Rush 3  Quad City Mallards 2 High School Hockey Girls Watertown 4  Sioux Falls 2 Men’s College Basketball Youngstown State 87  South Dakota 79 Minnesota State 81  Augustana 67 Northern State 86  Mary 79 Upper...
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Wrestling Season Begins this Weekend for Govs and Buffalos

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor wrestling team begins the season tonight when they travel to Mitchell to face the Kernels in the season opening ESD Conference dual at the Mitchell High School Gym.  Shawn Lewis begins his second season as head coach of the Governors and has nearly everybody back from last year’s...
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Girls Basketball Numbers Down Across the State

PIERRE, S.D. – Girls basketball numbers are down across the state according to a recent report.  The report states that no Class AA school has enough girls out for basketball to fill out 5 teams at the high school level.  That would be varsity, junior varsity, sophomore and two freshman teams.  Pierre Lady Governor...
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WNFR Holds First Performances in Las Vegas

  LAS VEGAS (AP) – Nick Guy of Sparta, Wisconsin, moved up from fourth to first in the steer wrestling world standings by placing first in 3.6 during round one on Thursday at the National Finals Rodeo.  Guy, who last qualified for the NFR in 2010, boosted his earnings to $96,757 while Casey Martin...
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Coyotes Win 5th Game of Season

  VERMILLION, S.D. – Tia Hemiller scored a career-high 20 points while three more Coyotes added double-digit point totals as the South Dakota women’s basketball team started its five-game homestand by topping Northern Iowa 85-77 in the DakotaDome on Thursday night.  Hemiller upped her previous career-high of 17 points that she recorded two weeks...
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