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Must Win?

Even if South Dakota State does not win its football game on Saturday against Northern Iowa, the sun will still rise on Sunday and kittens will still be cute and Zingers will still be tasty. BUT... if the Jacks do beat the Panthers, it will be a sunnier, fuzzier, more delicious Sunday AND the Jacks will still have a shot at a spot in the FCS...
Filed Under Football | College | South Dakota State University

Summit League WBB Pre-Season Poll

Until somebody proves otherwise, South Dakota State is the team to beat in Summit League women's basketball. The Jackrabbits are the pick of the pre-season in a poll of the league's head coaches, Sports Information Directors and select media members.  SDSU has won 5 straight Summit League tournament championships. Here is the voting... and...
Filed Under Basketball | College | North Dakota State University | South Dakota State University | University of South Dakota

Sumner Numners - Update

UPDATE---Austin Sumner should throw himself onto the top of the Career Passing Yards list in the South Dakota State University record book this weekend.  He needs 135 yards against Southern Illinois on Saturday to break the Jackrabbit record held by Ryan Berry.  Sumner has thrown for at least 136 in his last 14 starts so the chances are very good...
Filed Under Football | College | South Dakota State University

Sumner Numners

Austin Sumner had just thrown for 326 yards and 3 touchdowns… and by looking at and listening to the SDSU quarterback you would not be able to tell if the Jackrabbits had just beaten Butler 55-14 (they had) or had just lost at Northern Iowa (they did last year). “Rusty in the first half… just fundamental stuff… real stupid stuff that I’ve got...
Filed Under Football | College | South Dakota State University

Who Knows?

South Dakota State kicks off the football season Saturday night at home against Butler.  And while we (men, sports guys) don’t know much about much, here is what we do know. What we know about:  SDSU’s football team The Jacks went 9-4 last year.  They made the playoffs.  They won a playoff game.  They graduated some really good players...
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Jacks-Yotes Re-Match: Can the Coyotes Close the Gap?

South Dakota State plays at South Dakota on Thursday night... we have it LIVE at 7:00 on MidcoSN. SDSU beat USD 86-56 in Brookings four weeks ago.  Can the Coyotes keep it competitive this time?  Probably.  Hopefully. Disclosure:  I am an SDSU grad... sat on the BB bench for 4 years and had a grand time in Brookville.  But thanks to my...
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