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Getz Leads Lady Govs to Runner Up Finish at Mitchell

   MITCHELL, S.D. – The Pierre Lady Governor golf team finally got back onto the golf course Friday and fired a 335 to finish second behind tournament champion Parkston at the Mitchell Invitational played yesterday at the Lakeview Golf Course in Mitchell. Parkston, the Class A pre season favorite fired a 317 and had...
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Skyforce Nichols Named All NBA D-League

  SIOUX FALL, S.D. – Siouc Falls Skyforce forward Demetris Nichols has been named All-NBA Development League First Team as voted on by the league’s 16 head coaches. The 6-8, 215-pound forward, who posted 15 points, five rebounds and four assists in the 2013 NBA D-League All-Star Game, averaged 18.7 points, 5.4 rebounds and...
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SDSU Assistant Football Coach Resigns

BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota State University head coach John Stiegelmeier announced Thursday that co-defensive coordinator and linebackers coach Jay Bubakhas submitted his resignation and will pursue other professional opportunities outside of coaching.  The longest-tenured assistant on Stiegelmeier’s coaching staff, Bubak joined the Jackrabbit football program in 2005 as defensive coordinator and linebackers coach....
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Friday South Dakota Scoreboard

USHL Playoffs Western Conference Finals- Best of 5 Fargo Force 3, Stampede 2 (Fargo leads series 1-0) College Baseball Oakland 3, S. Dakota St. 2 College Softball Dakota Weleyan 7, Dordt 2 Dakota Wesleyan 12, Dordt 1 Morningside 10, Mt. Marty 0 Mt. Marty 2, Morningside 1 Men’s College Tennis Summit League Tourney IUPUI...
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Vikings Take Tennessee WR Patterson at No. 29

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have traded up to take Tennessee wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson with the 29th selection overall in the NFL draft. The deal was made with New England late in Thursday night’s first round. Vikings general manager Rick Spielman was holding a news conference to discuss the team’s...
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Vikings Draft CB Xavier Rhodes at No. 25

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have taken Florida State cornerback Xavier Rhodes with the 25th overall selection in the NFL draft. The Vikings drafted the big cornerback with their second first-rounder on Thursday night. He had four interceptions and 12 pass breakups as a junior last season and gives the Vikings...
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Vikings Unveil New-Look Uniforms

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have unveiled the new-look uniforms they will wear this season. The unveiling coincides with the team’s NFL draft party on Thursday night at the Metrodome. The new uniforms feature a more classic look than their previous version. The helmet is a slightly darker shade of purple with a...
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Tepesch Picks Up Second Win as Rangers Beat Twins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Nick Tepesch pitched six strong innings for his second win while Elvis Andrus and Nelson Cruz each drove in runs to lead the Texas Rangers to a 2-1 win over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night. The first-place Rangers have won six of their last seven games. Tepesch (2-1) allowed five...
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UND Finishes No. 1 in Average Hockey Attendance

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) – The University of North Dakota hockey team wound up No. 7 in the final Division I hockey poll this season, but took the top spot in average attendance. Figures released by CollegeHockeyStats.net show that UND drew an average of 11,592 fans in 21 home games. It was the only...
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New $4M Turf in Alerus Center Being Replaced

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) – The new $4 million turf in the Alerus Center in Grand Forks is being torn out and replaced only seven months after it was installed. Operations Manager Jeremy Linstad tells the Grand Forks Herald that the problem isn’t with the turf itself. He says staff members have encountered problems...
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