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SDSU Golfer Earns Summit League Golfer of the Year Honor

BROOKINGS, S.D.—South Dakota State’s Hudson Carpenter was named The Summit League Men’s Golfer of the Year Wednesday following a vote of the head coaches.  The senior finished the season ranked first in the league with a 72.77 stroke average after 31 rounds. Carpenter had two first-place finishes this season, winning the Jackrabbit Fall Invitational...
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SDSU Signs Football Series with Drake in First Game in New Stadium

BROOKINGS, S.D. – The South Dakota State University football program plans to christen the new Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium with a Sept. 10, 2016, matchup against Drake.  The stadium-opening game versus Drake kicks off a three-game series between the two programs. Other matchups are slated for Sept. 16, 2017, in Brookings, with a Sept....
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Reports Say Saunders to Coach Timberwolves

 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Two people with knowledge of the decision tell The Associated Press that Flip Saunders is moving out of the front office to coach the Minnesota Timberwolves.  Saunders was hired last season as president of basketball operations. After the team’s search to replace the retired Rick Adelman was snagged by Kevin Love’s...
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SDSU Men’s Basketball to Play in Brazil

BROOKINGS, S.D. – The South Dakota State men’s basketball team is going to Brazil.The Jackrabbits will embark on a four-game tour of Sao Paolo and Jundiai from Aug. 3-12, according to school officials. NCAA Division I teams are allowed to take an offseason international trip every four years. SDSU last did that in 2010,...
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Post 8 Junior Legions Drops a Pair

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 Junior Legion baseball team lost twice last night in Rapid City as they were defeated by the Post 22 Expos.  Post 22 won the first game 12-10 and then got shutdown in the nightcap 11-1.  That is 4 losses in a row for the Post 8...
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South Dakota Scoreboard

 American Association Baseball Winnipeg Goldeyes 7, Sioux Falls Canaries 1 Winnipeg Goldeyes 3, Sioux Falls Canaries 0 American Legion Baseball Sioux Falls Post 15 West 11, Brandon Valley 1 Mitchell 10, Vermillion 5 Vermillion 8, Mitchell 4
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Post 8 Rained Out in Rapid City

PIERRE, S.D. – For a second time in 5 days, the Pierre Post 8 and Rapid City Post 320 baseball game has been rained out.  Post 8 traveled to Rapid City only to have rains wash out the scheduled 9 inning contest.  IT is the second time that Pierre and Post 320 have been...
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Winners Bice is Latest Augustana Wrestling Recruit

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Augustana wrestling head coach Jason Reitmeier announced the signing of Sean Bice of Winner, S.D. to the 2014 recruiting class. Bice is the ninth newcomer scheduled to join the Augustana wrestling squad this fall.  Bice comes to Augustana after a stellar six-year career wrestling for the Winner High School Warriors...
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Augustana 8th in Final Learfield Cup Standings

CLEVELAND – The NSIC had 14 of their 16 institutions score points in the 2013-14 Division II Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings with Augustana leading the way with a seventh place finish. Minnesota State was second in the NSIC with their 15th place ranking as six teams ranked in the top 100 in the...
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Jewitt and Linn Promoted on SDSU Womens Basketball Staff

BROOKINGS, S.D.— South Dakota State women’s basketball coach Aaron Johnston announced the promotion of Mike Jewett to associate head coach and named Haylie Linn director of basketball operations.  Jewett, who spent the last two seasons as a Jackrabbit assistant coach, enters his third season with the women’s basketball program. Linn joins the Jackrabbit program...
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