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Football Season with the Warrens

One could say that Hailie and Dante Warren share a love for the ‘Yotes, but that would be an extreme understatement. The two met when they reported to fall camp at USD during the summer of 2007 – Hailie, a midfielder for the women’s soccer team, and Dante, who would go on to later serve as QB1 during one of USD’s most memorable wins in history...
Filed Under Football | College | University of South Dakota

Take A Moment to Be Thankful for People in Your Life

With Thanksgiving tomorrow, it’s a to reflect on what we have to be thankful for. We all place value on different things, different people or unique experiences that provide us joy, love and happiness. However, when we lose someone in our lives we love around the holidays, it can lead to great sorrow. On Sunday, November 4, my father-in-law,...
Filed Under Football | College | North Dakota State University

Football, Music and Other Important Stuff with Matt Zimmer

Tom Nieman sits down with the Argus Leader's Matt Zimmer to talk South Dakota State University athletics, Chef, the FCS playoffs, and other important things.
Filed Under Football | College | Podcast | South Dakota State University

Jay’s MVFC Postseason Ballot

With the FCS regular season officially in the books it’s time to recognize the best of the best from the most powerful conference in the country (that’s right, I said it). I always look forward to the opportunity to weigh in on the postseason awards for the Missouri Valley Football Conference. Unfortunately, it never gets any easier. This league...
Filed Under Football | Power Rankings | College | North Dakota State University | South Dakota State University | University of South Dakota

The Irony Of The Greatest Sports Movie

Over the past few weeks, I’ve asked some of my Midco colleagues about their favorite sports movie. All I wanted was what it was and a short explanation as to why it was their favorite. The results were surprising in more ways than one. Some people sent me multiple movies… so in order to make it ‘fair,’ I used their first choice when they...
Filed Under Football | Basketball | College | Hockey | Baseball/Softball | Golf

There’s Always A Chance: A Look at UND Football’s Playoff Odds

We all remember how things went down in November 2015. In year two of the Bubba Schweigert era, the University of North Dakota football team finished the season with three straight wins to run their record to 7-4, seemingly a strong enough mark to clinch a spot in the FCS playoff field for the first time as a DI program. Unfortunately, the...
Filed Under Football | College | University of North Dakota