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Reader readies for olympic opportunity

Just back from a tournament in Turkey, SDSU assistant coach continues to train in Brookings

The Day I Was Tom Byrum

I've never told this story. I was always too embarrased by what I did. Tom Byrum is a professional golfer. He is from Onida, South Dakota. He won the Kemper Open in 1989 and finished in the top 10 at the PGA Championship in 1997. He is nationally known and certainly well-known in South Dakota. I have been told we look a bit alike. While...

Former Jackrabbit back in bigs

Former South Dakota State pitcher, Caleb Thielbar, is back in the bigs with the Minnesota Twins. The 28-year-old lefty signed a new one-year contract in March (at a reported $520,000), but Thielbar started the season with the Twins AAA team in Rochester, NY. He was brought back up last Friday (April 17) and has made three appearances in the last...

Golden anniversary OF mills' miracle

50th anniversary of Billy Mills' inspiring victory at 1964 Olympics headlines new episode of Midco Sports Magazine

The Summit League, Autonomy and Cost of Attendance

Will the Big Five try to bully the Mid Majors?

SDSU-Tube: Illinois State Review, Missouri State Preview

SDSU lost its Missouri Valley Conference opener at Illinois State 45-10. It was the Jacks worst conference loss since joining the Valley in 2008. Below, David Brown and I discuss that game, if there are any positives to take from the contest and a look ahead to the Missouri State game this weekend.