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Jenkins' Stature Grows in Wild Weekend for the Jacks

Best Ever Back-to-Backs Going back the last ten years, the SDSU men’s basketball team has played back-to-back one-point games exactly once. It just happened this past Thursday and Saturday. And these were not only one-point games, but both were decided by one of the greatest dramatic acts in sports: the buzzer beater. There has been some similar...
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MidcoSN Podcast: Cortez Seales

University of North Dakota men’s basketball senior captain Cortez Seales joins Alex Heinert to talk hoops, the Quad Cities life and why he wants to be the next Stephen A. Smith on the latest MidcoSN Podcast.
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Summit League Men's Hoops: Mid-Season Review

“OHHHHHHHH! WE’RE HALFWAY THERRRRRRE!” - Bon Jovi Anyone? No? Ok. Alas, we are halfway through The Summit League men's basketball schedule. (Okay, slightly more than halfway, but I wanted you to all have a second to breathe after such a riveting Super Bowl.) After the first lap (and a few more games from this week), here’s how things shook out....
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Good(by)e, Mick Garry: Reflections of a Sportswriter

After nearly 30 years, Mick Garry’s career at the Argus Leader has come to an end. He joins Jay Elsen to reflect on his remarkable run and some of his favorite memories of covering University of South Dakota athletics.
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The Summit League Swimming & Diving Breakdown

One of my favorite sports to have a conversation about is swimming and diving. There are so many different layers to swimming, with the different strokes, distances, and then you throw diving into the mix, which is an entirely different animal in itself. Collegiate competition season falls during basketball season, and is often times overlooked....
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Spiritual Enlightenment and College Hoops with Nieman and Stemen

Greg Stemen does laidback color analysis for men’s college basketball games on Midco Sports Network. He is a North Dakota guy - born there, grew up there and still lives there, but his coaching claim to fame was as the head coach at Southwest Minnesota State University from 2001-2009. In the Midco Sports Network Podcast we talk with Greg...
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