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Thursday Scoreboard

 Men’s College Basketball W. Illinois 79, South Dakota 61 Women’s College Basketball W. Illinois 81, South Dakota 71 High School Boys Basketball Aberdeen Roncalli 86, Deuel 27 Akron-Westfield, Iowa 59, Alcester-Hudson 54 Bon Homme 70, Parkston 68 Brandon Valley 57, Brookings 47 Bridgewater-Emery 73, Howard 26 Clark/Willow Lake 55, Groton Area 52, 2OT Faulkton...
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Lady Govs Drop ESD Basketball Contest to Mitchell

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Lady Governors played with 2nd ranked Mitchell for a half but the defending ESD Champions broke open a tie game at halftime with a 22-12 third quarter advantage and went on to defeat the Lady Govs 60-45 in ESD girls basketball Thursday night in Pierre.  Macy Miller was unstoppable...
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Raymond to Retire as NSIC Commissioner

BURNSVILLE, Minn. – Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) Commissioner Lloyd “Butch” Raymond has announced his retirement effective August 1 after 50 years of service to collegiate athletics.  Raymond, the fourth full-time commissioner in the history of the league, has served as NSIC Commissioner since the spring of 2004.  A national search for a replacement...
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Pierre Youth Wrestling Tournament Sunday

PIERRE, S.D. – The Governor Youth Wrestling Invitational tournament is scheduled for this Sunday at Riggs High Gym.  The tournament will feature District style bracketing once again to ensure that kids are matched up by the weights that are used during postseason competition.  Wrestling will be done on 4 mats and weigh in sessions...
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SPC Girls Basketball Tournament Begins Tonight

FT. PIERRE, S.D. – The Southern Plains Conference girls basketball tournament begins in two sites tonight and will be played over the course of the next 3 games.  In Ft. Pierre, Jones County opens against Kadoka at 6:30 pm followed by Stanley County and White River.  White River is 4 and 6 on the...
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Aberdeen Golfer Elected to SDGA Hall of Fame

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Steve Pelzl of Aberdeen has been elected to the South Dakota Golf Association Hall of Fame.  Pelzl is the 47th person to be added to the Hall of Fame since its inception in 1977.  Pelzl is a three-time winner in the Senior Two-Man Championship and a five time runner up...
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Wednesday Scoreboard

 Men’s College Basketball Dakota Wesleyan  84, Briar Cliff 81 Dakota St. 83, Presentation 78 Dordt 93, Mt. Marty 59 Women’s College Basketball Dakota Wesleyan  81, Briar Cliff 73 Dakota St. 96, Presentation 65 Dordt 69, Mt. Marty 54 College Wrestling Dakota Wesleyan  21, Briar Cliff 17
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Pierre Middle School Wrestling Tournament Postponed

 PIERRE, S.D. – Pierre Riggs High School Athletic Director Dan Whalen tells Dakota Radio Group Sports that the Pierre Middle School Wrestling tournament scheduled for Thursday January 23rd has been CANCELLED.  No make up date has been scheduled for the tournament.    
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USD’s Bos Earns Summit League Weekly Honor

VERMILLION, SD –  South Dakota junior guard Brandon Bos has been named Summit League Player of the Week as announced by College Sports Madness for the period ended Jan. 19. Bos averaged 17 points in leading the Coyotes to a pair of Summit League victories that propelled the team to the top of the...
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Buffalos Lose 1 Point Verdict to Lyman

PRESHO, S.D. – The Stanley County Buffalo basketball team missed out on winning their second game of the season last night as they fell 40-39 to Lyman in high school boys basketball Tuesday night in Presho.  Colton Drageset led the Buffalos with 16 points.  Stanley County hit on only 50 percent of their free...
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