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Races Red Flagged At Badlands Motor Speedway

Jay Elsen outlines the controversy between Chuck Brennan and the Med-Star Dirt Track Race Rescue Team at Badlands Motor Speedway.

Smith "Proud" To Be USD's Coach

Believe whatever you want, but Craig Smith says he is right where he wants to be. “I’m the head coach at the University of South Dakota and I’m proud of it,” Smith said Friday. That was his first public comment since reports surfaced earlier in the week that he had verbally committed to become the head coach at Drake University. On that note,...

Q&A With Bob Nielson

A few hours after he had officially unveiled his 2017 recruiting class, I caught up with South Dakota head football coach Bob Nielson in Sioux Falls. Here is the full transcript of that interview: JE: Let’s start with your overall impressions. Class number two for you here at USD and what appears to be another successful recruiting cycle. BN:...
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USD Recruiting Update

South Dakota knew what it needed and, judging exclusively by the numbers, it looks like they got it. More than half of the 31 high school football standouts that inked a National Letter of Intent with the Coyotes Wednesday (Feb. 1) will play either offensive or defensive line. There's no way to know if any of them will make an immediate impact,...
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Brennan Selling Badlands Motor Speedway

Jay discusses the impact of Chuck Brennan selling Badlands Motor Speedway.
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Podcast: USD-SIU Preview

Jay Elsen talks about USD's season and what it will take to make it to the FCS playoffs.
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