Tom Nieman

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.
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Stache or Trash? This past Saturday was homecoming at South Dakota State. For the males among us, one of the “Hobo Day” traditions is to grow a beard. But some of the boys on the Jackrabbit football team changed the rules a little bit and did this: Let the judgement begin. Put aside the questionable clothing and the spectacular...
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#NebraskaJacks with Dan Jackson

Listen to a conversation with South Dakota State University football assistant coach and recruiting coordinator Dan Jackson. He’s an Omaha native who has leveraged social media and the #NebraskaJacks hashtag to create a recruiting pipeline from his home state to SDSU.
Filed Under Football | College | Podcast | South Dakota State University

Meadowbrook Masters: 30 Years of Tradition

You may have a similar experience. You’re lucky if you do. I get to play in a golf tournament this weekend called the Meadowbrook Masters. This year marks its 31st anniversary. It started in Huron, SD, but we’ve played it at Lakeview in Mitchell since 1993. Guys come back from Wisconsin and Texas and Colorado and Arizona to play. The first...
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Reed's Records

When you get right down to it, Reed Tellinghuisen will soon bring to a close one of the finest four years in Jackrabbit men’s basketball history. “I’m taking it day by day and capturing the moment,” he says, “because I don’t have many more days left. There’s a lot of people that say it seems like I’ve been here 5 or 6 years. You go on the road...


The top 5 stay the same this week in the Midco Sports Network survey of Summit League women's basketball. Our panel is: Greg Stemen, Brad Newitt, Jay Elsen, Brian Shawn, Kelly Stewart and Tom Nieman. For the Week of January 22 1. South Dakota (6-0 Summit) Won at Oral Roberts 73-68 Beat Omaha 70-46 USD is doing it with defense giving...