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MidcoSN Podcast: Mooney's Magical Run

A few days after helping Texas Tech to a national runner-up finish, former South Dakota Coyote Matt Mooney joins Jay Elsen to discuss his entire collegiate experience and how basketball factors into his future.
Filed Under Basketball | College | Podcast | University of South Dakota

(Mid-)Major Strides: 2018-19 DI Women's Hoops

The gap between the mid-majors and “high-majors” or the “Power Fives” of NCAA women’s basketball is getting smaller. Yet the quality of basketball keeps increasing.
Filed Under Basketball | College | South Dakota State University | University of South Dakota

The Duality of Midco Madness

Today is Thursday, March 21, 2019. Over the past 19 days, Midco Sports Network has broadcast a combined 38 basketball and hockey games, stretching from the NSIC Tournament to the Summit League Tournament to the South Dakota Varsity Hockey Tournament. It has been an incredibly long, yet rewarding experience for each and every member of our crew. So...
Filed Under Basketball | College | Hockey | North Dakota State University | South Dakota State University | University of North Dakota | University of South Dakota | SD High School

Going Dancing: USD Makes No. 8 Seed

History was made in a variety of ways on Selection Monday. The South Dakota women’s basketball team earned a No. 8 seed in the 2019 NCAA Tournament and will face No. 9 seed, Clemson, on Friday at 6:00 PM CST in Starkville, Mississippi. Kelly Stewart and Jay Elsen discuss the bracket reveal debacle, the significance of this at large bid, what to...
Filed Under Basketball | College | Podcast | University of South Dakota

Jay’s Summit League Ballot

Jay Elsen reveals his men’s and women’s ballots for The Summit League Postseason Basketball Awards.
Filed Under Basketball | College | North Dakota State University | South Dakota State University | University of North Dakota | University of South Dakota

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