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Pierre School Board Looks at 7th Grade Football

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre School Board is considering allowing 7th graders to take part in varsity level sports along with Pierre Riggs High School athletes as well as other Pierre 8th graders at Georgia Morse Middle School.  Last night at the Pierre School Board meeting, football was talked about and whether to allow...
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USD Coach Earns Asst. Coach of Year Honors

VERMILLION, S.D. –  South Dakota’s Derek Miles was named Midwest Region Women’s Assistant Coach of the Year Monday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).  Miles, who is in his ninth season at USD, leads a duo of pole vaulters to the NCAA Indoor Championship Meet to be held...
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Two Jackrabbits Earn Summit Baseball Player Honors

ELMHURST, Ill. –- South Dakota State University baseball players Scott Splett and Adam Bray have been honored with weekly awards by The Summit League for their recent performances at the Snowbird Invitational.  In four games last week, Splett hit .625 (10-of-16) with three runs batted in.  His other totals for the week included a...
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Cheyenne Eagle Butte Qualifies for State A Boys Basketball

PIERRE, S.D. – Cheyenne Eagle Butte became the first team to qualify for next week’s boys State Class A basketball tournament in Sioux Falls.  The Braves downed Chamberlain 70-63 in the Region 6A championship game last night in Pierre.  Chamberlain led at halftime 41-37 and had a 2 point lead going into the final...
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Jacks Fall in Men’s Summit League Semi Finals

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – South Dakota State battled on Monday in The Summit League Championship semifinals, but the Jackrabbits run for a third straight tournament title came to an end with a 64-60 loss to No. 2 seed Fort Wayne.  The Jackrabbits, who fall to 19-12 on the season, committed 18 turnovers in the...
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Monday Night Scoreboard

 Men’s College Basketball Summit League Tournament- Semifinals Fort Wayne 64, S. Dakota St. 60 Women’s College Basketball Summit League Tournament- Semifinals South Dakota 72, S. Dakota St. 58 High School Boys Basketball Region 6A Regional Final Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 70, Chamberlain 63
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USD beats SDSU in Summit League Tournament

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Polly Harrington made her first seven shots, Nicole Seekamp sank 13 free throws and Bridget Arens contributed 12 points off the bench as South Dakota beat top-seeded South Dakota State, 72-58, in a Summit League Tournament semifinal game at Sioux Falls Arena.  Seekamp led all scorers with 19 points and...
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Northern State seeded 6th

INDIANAPOLIS – The NSIC North Division Champion Northern State women’s basketball team received the sixth seed in the NCAA Central Region and will travel to Searcy, Ark., for the regional tournament March 14-17. It will be NSU’s first regional appearance since 2011.  The Wolves (24-6) will face No. 3 seed Central Missouri (25-4) from...
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SDSU Wins but USD Loses at Summit League Men’s Tournament

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – South Dakota State overcame a slow start to run away with a well-balanced 71-50 win over Western Illinois in The Summit League Championship quarterfinals on Sunday in front of 6,647 fans at the Sioux Falls Arena.  Braydon Carlson led four Jackrabbits in double figures with 13 points, adding three assists...
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Sunday Scoreboard

NBA-D League Canton 108, Sioux Falls Skyforce 99 Women’s College Basketball Summit League Quarterfinal South Dakota 96, Western Illinois 94 Men’s College Basketball Summit League Quarterfinals Denver 71, South Dakota 55 S. Dakota St. 71, Western Illinois 50 College Baseball Maine 5, S. Dakota St. 4 Georgetown 7, S. Dakota St. 4 Southwest Minnesota...
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