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NCHC in good position

Last season the NCHC did not do itself any favors with the NCAA selection committee. The league was fortunate that a dark horse, Denver, won the Frozen Faceoff last year to get 3 teams from the league into the big dance. In fact, had UND lost just one more game during the season, and had St. Cloud State run the postseson table, only ONE NCHC team...

SDSU Season On The Line...Again!

Well, once again, it all comes down to this. After South Dakota State's loss to North Dakota State in the Dakota Marker game on November 1, the Jacks sat at 5-4, needing three straight wins to close out the regular season for just a chance at the playoffs. SDSU passed its first test on November 8, topping Indiana State on the road 32-17. In my...
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SD HS Football Championship preview

SD 11AAA Lincoln 10-0 vs. Roosevelt 9-1 Keys for Lincoln: Pass defense… the secondary has been banged up all year. Nolan Burchill came up big last week and Nickel Meyers came up big in the semis. They will need to play great to stop Roosevelt from making big plays at the dome. Keys for Roosevelt: Run defense… Last year the Riders got run on by...

Difficult Dome Finale Ahead

The University of South Dakota football team wraps up their home season Saturday against one of the best teams they'll play all year in Illinois State.

ND HS Football Championship Preview

ND AAA Fargo Davies vs. Minot (Friday 6:40 pm) Keys for Davies: Balanced attack, defend Bolinske as a dual threat. Must create turnovers on D. Keys for Minot: Executing the scheme, Barry Holmen's defense held BHS to 7 points and found a way to put up second half points against West Fargo. Minot NEEDS BIG PLAYS from Karter Gorney. Notes: Lost to...

Time to say goodbye to adrian peterson

Questions continue to swirl as to when/if Adrian Peterson is going to return to the Minnesota Vikings. As of now, the NFL is taking its time to determine what to do with Peterson, but inevitablly they are going to put this back in the hands of those at Winter Park. Expect the league to reinstate Peterson in the coming days and fine him 6 weeks of...