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Coyote Corner: Injuries Mounting For USD

Football is a physical game, so injuries come with the territory. But, as USD head coach Joe Glenn said during the team's annual media day, "sometimes when it rains, it pours in the same spot." Unfortunately for Coach Glenn, the Coyotes are getting soaked. At least four players have been lost for the season. Two others are still being evaluated,...
Filed Under Football | College | University of South Dakota

Tough Calls

The NCAA men’s basketball rules committee has recommended several changes for the upcoming season.  The changes will likely be approved on June 18 and go into effect this November. The most notable, in my mind, is an adjustment in the block/charge call… the toughest and most controversial whistle in the game. The most recent change in this...
Filed Under Basketball | College

Total Speculation

Totally unconfirmed reports from a dubious and non-existent source in the Chicagoland area indicate that the Summit League will cease to exist immediately. Oakland University has taken its ball and gone (closer to) home to the Horizon League. Indiana University, Purdue University Fort Wayne has discontinued all athletic programs and will...
Filed Under Basketball | College

Summit League Survival

SUMMIT LEAGUE MEDIA STATEMENT REGARDING OAKLAND UNIVERSITY’S DEPARTURE “Oakland University has been a member of The Summit League for the past 15 years and we wish them well in the future. In the ever-changing college athletics landscape, this move was rumored and anticipated for several months. Although it comes at a very late time in the year,...
Filed Under Basketball | College

Counting the Wins

You can count wins in two ways. One becomes just a numbers game where more will always be better. Statistics determine the victor, and valor goes to those who beat the clock, battle for the comeback or cruise to acclaim by scoring more. Then you can count it where hash marks don’t matter, but heart does. The intangible where victory comes from...
Filed Under Basketball | College

MidcoSN to air Augustana Women’s Basketball in Final Four LIVE

MidcoSN is excited to air Augustana Women’s Basketball LIVE in the NCAA Division II Final Four on Wednesday at 6 PM (CT). Augustana will take on Dowling College, with hopes to advance to the title game. If Augustana wins Wednesday evening MidcoSN will also air the national title game LIVE on Friday, March 29 at 7 PM (CT). “Midcontinent and...
Filed Under Basketball | College | MidcoSN News