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Kelly Stewart

Stepping Back to Step Forward – Extending the 3-Point Line

In the midst of the College World Series field being set, the Stanley Cup Final and the NBA Finals, the thought of the college basketball season seems pretty distant. It feels like it was about a year ago that we watched March Madness come to a close, wondered what we would do with our lives without college hoops on TV consistently, and dreamt of...

The (Not So) Offseason

For as much of a grind as the college basketball season is, the “offseason” is nothing to sneeze at. Ironically, the “busyness” of the summer months for South Dakota women’s basketball makes May through August sound anything but “off.” In this MidcoSN podcast, Kelly Stewart chats with Jason Jeschke, USD women’s basketball associate head coach,...
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

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

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....
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MidcoSN Podcast: A Different Perspective for Colten St. Clair

From playing to now coaching, former University of North Dakota men’s hockey forward and current University of Maine men’s hockey assistant coach, Colten St. Clair, has traveled to all edges of the country (and the world) to pursue the sport he loves. Hear all about his journey and his new perspective of the game in this week's edition of the...
Filed Under College | Hockey | Podcast | University of North Dakota