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Lady Govs Lose 2 Point Decision at Yankton

  YANKTON, S.D. – The Yankton Gazelles outscored the Pierre Lady Governors 8-0 at the start of the 4th quarter to take a lead it would not relinquish in a 37-35 ESD girls basketball game Friday night in Yankton. After Pierre had outscored Yankton 11-4 to tie the game, the Gazelles took the momentum...
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Friday South Dakota Scoreboard

NBA D-League Sioux Falls Skyforce 117, Reno Bighorns 114 OT Men’s College Basketball Augustana 67, Minnesota-Duluth 52 Sioux Falls 89, Minnesota-Crookston 59 Winona St. 75, Northern St. 59 Regis 69, Black Hills St. 66 South Dakota Mines 83, Northern New Mexico 60 Women’s College Basketball Augustana 63, Minnesota-Duluth 43 Minnesota.-Crookston 76, Sioux Falls 59...
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Capitals Fall One Goal Short in Loss to Sioux Falls

   PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre-Ft. Pierre Capitals Varsity boys hockey team dropped a 6-5 verdict to the Sioux Falls Flyers in a South Dakota High School League matchup Friday night at the EXPO Center in Ft. Pierre. The Flyers, the top team in the league, beat Pierre-Ft. Pierre for the second time this...
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Governors Roll to 7th Straight Win

   PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor basketball team was never threatened Friday night as they led from start to finish in a 69-41 win over the Yankton Bucks at Riggs High Gym. The Governors exploded out of the gate building a 24-9 first quarter lead and increasing it to 35-13 at halftime. Lane...
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USD Recieves Approval to Pursue Construction of Sports Facilities

  PIERRE, S.D. – The University of South Dakota received a final approval Thursday to pursue the construction phase of a proposed sports performance facility arena and outdoor track/soccer complex in Vermillion.  Senate Bill 8 — which would authorize the South Dakota Building Authority and Board of Regents (BOR) to “finance and “construct” —...
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Governors and Lady Govs to Play Yankton Tonight and Brandon Valley Saturday

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor basketball team puts their 6 game winning streak on the line tonight when they face the Yankton Bucks at Riggs High Gym in an ESD Conference contest.  It will be the first meeting of the season between the two teams.  The Governors are 8 and 6 and...
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Capital and Lady Capital Hockey Teams at EXPO Center This Weekend

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre-Ft. Pierre Capitals varsity boys hockey team entertains league leading Sioux Falls in a pair of South Dakota High School League games tonight and tomorrow at the EXPO Center in Ft. Pierre.  Sioux Falls owns one of two Capital defeats on the season back in early December.  The Capitals...
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Hanson and Livermont Earn Riggs High Athlete of the Week Awards

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Athletic Coaches Association (PACA) has named their Riggs High School Athletes of the Week for the Week ending January 26th.  PACA named Pierre Governor and Lady Governor senior basketball players Zach Hanson and Kristi Livermont as the weekly award winners.  Zach had a great week for the Govs....
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Pierre Hosts Indoor Soccer Tournament this Weekend

  PIERRE, S.D. – There will be a lot of youth and a few adult soccer players in Pierre-Ft. Pierre this weekend as the Capital Area Soccer Association will be hosting it’s annual indoor soccer tournament.  Between 80 to 90 teams will be competing for title at 4 locations in Pierre.  Approximatly 20 of...
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SDSU Ties School Record in Win over USD

  BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota State junior Jordan Dykstra scored the six points he needed to become the 43rd member of the SDSU 1,000-Point Club, grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds and posted his fifth double-double of the season in the Jackrabbits 67-54 win over South Dakota on Thursday night inside a sold out...
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