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

MidcoSN Podcast: SDSU Football Analysis with Alex Parker

As the regular collegiate football season comes to a close, MidcoSN Reporter Elaina Lanson sits down with former Jackrabbit Offensive Lineman Alex Parker and gets an inside look at SDSU football.

Filed Under Football | College | Podcast | South Dakota State University

SD High School Football Semifinals Preview

We’re down to the final four in each of the seven classes of football. Jason Andera breaks down each game.
Filed Under Football | Power Rankings | Varsity Sports | Podcast | SD High School

USD Practice Facility Nearing Completion

During his initial negotiations with Bob Nielson in 2015, University of South Dakota athletic director David Herbster presented his then-prospective coach with a grand plan to improve the Coyotes’ football facilities. Included were a state-of-the-art weight room, an outdoor practice complex and extensive renovations to the DakotaDome. Nearly three...
Filed Under Football | University of South Dakota