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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....
Filed Under Basketball | College | North Dakota State University | South Dakota State University | University of North Dakota | University of South Dakota

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.
Filed Under College | Podcast | University of South Dakota

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....
Filed Under College | South Dakota State University | University of South Dakota

Winter Workouts & Conference Play

In this podcast, former D-I athletes Elaina Lanson and Kelly Stewart discuss how the winter sports teams may be feeling at this point in the season. Listen as they dive into the toughest parts of winter training, basketball in The Summit League, and see what to look for as conference play continues.
Filed Under Basketball | College | Podcast | North Dakota State University | South Dakota State University | University of North Dakota | University of South Dakota

USD Women Shooting For Progress Over Perfection

It will be a long time before anyone associated with South Dakota women’s basketball forgets what that program accomplished in 2017-18. Under the direction of head coach Dawn Plitzuweit, the Coyotes navigated the Summit League with a perfect 14-0 record, becoming the first team – men’s or women’s – to win the conference’s regular season...
Filed Under Basketball | College | University of South Dakota

MidcoSN Podcast: Chris Streveler's Football Journey

Following his record-setting run at South Dakota, former Coyote quarterback Chris Streveler was faced with a "business decision." He could either hold out for an NFL opportunity that wasn’t guaranteed, or he could pursue his passion in the Canadian Football League. Streveler chose the latter – and it could not have worked out better. We dive into...
Filed Under Football | College | Podcast | University of South Dakota