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

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

Jackrabbit Football Breakdown: Who is In/Out/Back/Gone for 2019

THE DAY The Early Signing Period in college football was reinstated last year, so this will be the second year that high school players can make their college commitment in a three-day period from December 19-21. There is still the “regular” National Signing Day in February, but…most of the guys you’re going to get are signing right now. Most...
Filed Under Football | College | South Dakota State University

FCS Semifinal Preview

Game 1 – Friday, December 14 No. 5 South Dakota State (10-2) @ No. 1 North Dakota State (13-0) Fargo, ND – 7:00 PM CST (ESPN2) Happy game day, everyone! It’s here—the much-anticipated semifinal matchup that we all talked about as soon as we saw the 2018 FCS Playoff bracket. The Jacks. The Bison. Instead of a 78 lb. stone trophy, the winner of this...
Filed Under Football | College | North Dakota State University | South 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