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4 Governors Named to All ESD Basketball Team

MITCHELL, S.D. – Senior Cooper Walton and sophomore Brevin Kaiser of the Pierre Governor basketball team were named to the All ESD team for 2014 by a vote of the ESD Conference coaches. Kaiser led the Governors in scoring with a 12 point per game output while Walton manned the middle for the Governors...
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Saturday Night Scoreboard

High School Basketball State AA Boys in Rapid City 7th Place Game Pierre 77, Sturgis 73 5th Place Game Huron 61, Yankton 56 3rd Place Game SF Washington 56, RC Stevens 43 Championship SF Roosevelt 63, SF Lincoln 48 State A Boys in Sioux Falls 7th Place Game Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 83, Pine Ridge 55...
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3 State Basketball Tournaments End on Saturday

 UNDATED – The Three State High School Basketball tournaments wrapped up Saturday ending the high school basketball season for 2013-14 in South Dakota. Sioux Falls Roosevelt won the State Class AA championship with a 61-48 victory over Sioux Falls Lincoln. The All tournament team consisted of Brevin Kaiser of the Pierre Governors. Also named...
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USD Eliminated from NCAA Womens Basketball Tournament

 AMES, Iowa–South Dakota led early, battled throughout and made proud the large contingency of Coyote fans at Hilton Coliseum before falling to second-seeded Stanford 81-62 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.  Stanford (30-3, 17-1 Pac 12) got 23 points and eight rebounds from national player of the year candidate Chiney Ogwumike and...
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Cheyenne Eagle Butte Wins Final Game at State A Tournament

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A second quarter scoring barrage propelled the Cheyenne-Eagle Butte Braves to a 7th place finish at the State A Boys Basketball Tournament Saturday.  The Braves outscored Pine Ridge 32-12 in the decisive second period and went on to defeat the Thorpes 83-55.  Creighton LeBeau rained in five 3-point shots on...
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Governors Win Final Game of Season

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Pierre Governor basketball team reached the 20 win mark for a second straight season as they downed Sturgis 77-73 in the 7th place game of the State Class AA Boys Basketball tournament that was played Saturday in Rapid City. The Governors fell behind by 8 at halftime 41-33 but...
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Langford Area Wins in State B Marathon

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – Bo Fries scored six of his 18 points in the fifth overtime as Langford Area outlasted White River 62-54 in a consolation game at the South Dakota Class B boys basketball tournament. Langford Area (22-3) scored the first 10 points of the fifth overtime and outscored the Tigers 11-3. The...
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Huron Defeats Pierre at State AA

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – Five Huron players scored in double figures as the Tigers beat Pierre 72-63 Friday in a consolation game at the South Dakota Class AA boys basketball tournament. Justin Decker and Lucas Morrison led the way for the Tigers (22-2) with 13 points each. Decker also had nine rebounds. Will...
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Tri-Valley Beats Cheyenne-Eagle Butte at State A

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Brendon Boomsma scored 38 points to lead Tri-Valley to an 83-71 win over Cheyenne-Eagle Butte Friday in a consolation game at the South Dakota Class A boys basketball tournament. Boomsma made 16 of 29 shots from the field, including four 3-pointers, for the Mustangs (13-12). Tri-Valley shot 51 percent...
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Faith Wins in State B Consolation Round

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – Faith outscored Centerville by 20 points in the second half to post a 62-45 win Friday in the consolation round of the South Dakota Class B boys basketball tournament. Centerville (17-8) led 21-18 at the half but it was all Faith (20-4) in the second half. The Longhorns shot 46...
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