SOUTH DAKOTA STATE JACKRABBITS NEWS

S. Dakota St. 75, IUPUI 64

Jordan Dykstra scored 20 points, including 4 of 5 on 3-pointers, and South Dakota State cruised to a 75-64 win over IUPUI on Saturday night. South Dakota State (24-7, 15-3 Summit League) endured a difficult first half in which it trailed by as many as 11 and entered halftime scoring five unanswered points to lead 37-35. The Jackrabbits emerged a different team in the second half...
Via AP on Fox
February 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Wolters leads South Dakota State past IUPUI 77-56

Nate Wolters had 22 points, six assists and five steals as South Dakota State defeated IUPUI 77-56 Saturday night in the opening round of the Summit League tournament. The second-seeded Jackrabbits (25-7) advance to the quarterfinals on Monday against the winner of Sunday's game between third-seeded Oakland and sixth-seeded Southern Utah. Ian Chiles led seventh-seeded IUPUI...
Via AP on Fox
March 04, 2012  |  Discuss

ESPN Fired Another Intern Series: That’s Not South Dakota State’s Logo

At this point next week ESPN will need like 40-50 interns to replace all those fired this week over lazy errors during conference tourney action. Sure, the WWL has hundreds of thousands of minutes of coverage in a year, which will result in logo errors. You see, SDSU has a jackrabbit logo. Like these. Anyway, in MLB news, you have to see the fortune Indians manager Manny Acta got...
Via Busted Coverage
March 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Bold Baylor upset prediction bothers Jackrabbits

South Dakota State coach Scott Nagy isn't thrilled with the one TV analyst bold enough to pick his Jackrabbits to upset Baylor in their inaugural NCAA tournament appearance. Seth Davis proclaimed on the CBS Selection show that the 14th-seeded Jackrabbits (27-7) are his choice to pull off one of the biggest upsets in history when they meet Baylor on Thursday in the South Regional...
Via AP on Fox
March 14, 2012  |  Discuss

No. 13 Purdue 83, S. Dakota St. 68

Purdue's Courtney Moses took matters into her own hands Saturday. With the Boilermakers struggling to put away South Dakota State, Moses grabbed the ball. She set a NCAA women's tournament record by making nine 3-pointers, tied her career high with 29 points and led fourth-seeded Purdue past pesky South Dakota State 83-68. The Boilermakers will face fifth-seeded South...
Via AP on Fox
March 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Moss Headlines Undrafted FAs

The South Dakota State standout played basketball for four years before giving football a try. Here's his story and the scoop on 15 undrafted free agents who will be at the Packers' rookie camp that starts on May 11.
Via gnb.scout.com
April 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Twisting the words to fit an agenda - the Nickname cost

Yesterday it was revealed that South Dakota State University said that it would honor it’s existing contracts but wouldn’t schedule any more games until the nickname issue at UND was settled. The SID of SDSU even went on KFGO and talked about this issue. Nick Smith, Bismarck Tribune --- O’Keefe said keeping the nickname would have a major financial impact on UND’s athletic...
Via Goon's World
May 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Moss took a unique path to the Packers

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- A year ago, Dale Moss had just completed a successful college basketball career and was applying for marketing jobs with casinos in Las Vegas. Now, he's the newest wide receiver on the Green Bay Packers. The improbable journey for Moss started when the football coaching staff at South Dakota State continually joked with him around campus about staying in college...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
May 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Trounces Jackrabbits in 5-0 Victory

Cara Walls - courtesy UW Athletics Madison, Wis. - Friday's opener came down to the final minutes of the game, no such thing happened Sunday afternoon as Wisconsin routed the visiting South Dakota State Jackrabbits 5-0 in front of 444 fans in attendance at the McClimon Soccer Complex. With the victory the Badgers moved to 2-0 to start the season, something they...
Via Madtown Badgers
August 19, 2012  |  Discuss

News and Notes: South Dakota State

The University of Kansas will open their 123rd season Saturday night when the South Dakota State Jackrabbits hit town. Kickoff is scheduled for 6 p.m., at the intersection of Fambrough and Fambrough. If you can’t make it, it’ll be on the Jayhawk IMG Television Network.
Via kansas.scout.com
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

S. Dakota State 31, SE Louisiana 14

Zach Zenner rushed for 278 yards and South Dakota State defeated Southeastern Louisiana 31-14 Saturday night, handing the Lions their first loss in a home opener since resuming football in 2003. Zenner, with 34 carries and one touchdown, had the most yardage by a running back in South Dakota State's Division I era, which began in 2004-05. South Dakota State (1-1) led 13-0 at...
Via AP on Fox
September 09, 2012  |  Discuss

S. Dakota State 12, UC Davis 8

Zach Zenner ran for 197 yards and two touchdowns and South Dakota State held on to beat UC Davis 12-8 on Saturday. Zenner, coming off a 278-yard game in a win at Southeastern Louisiana last week, carried 21 times and scored on runs of 61 and 23 yards against UC Davis. Both conversion attempts failed for the Jackrabbits (2-1) in their home opener. The 23-yard run came early in the...
Via AP on Fox
September 15, 2012  |  Discuss

S. Dakota State 24, Indiana St. 10

Zach Zenner ran for 237 yards and a touchdown to lead South Dakota State past Indiana State 24-10 on Saturday in the Missouri Valley Conference opener for both schools. Zenner's 57-yard run in the second quarter gave the Jackrabbits (3-1) a 10-0 lead. In four games this season, the sophomore has run for 895 yards, with his lowest output being 183 in the season opener at Kansas...
Via AP on Fox
September 22, 2012  |  Discuss

S. Dakota State 17, Missouri St. 7

Zach Zenner got South Dakota State off and running with an 88-yard touchdown run in the first quarter, and the Lumberjacks went on to post a 17-7 victory over Missouri State on Saturday night. Zenner finished with 182 yards on 30 carries. South Dakota State (4-1, 2-0 Missouri Valley) held a three-point lead until the fourth quarter, when Austin Sumner threw an 8-yard scoring pass...
Via AP on Fox
September 29, 2012  |  Discuss

S. Dakota State 31, W. Illinois 10

Tyrel Kool returned the opening kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown and Zach Zenner ran for 171 yards and two scores, leading South Dakota State to a 31-10 victory over Western Illinois on Saturday. South Dakota State (5-1, 3-0 Missouri Valley) gave up the tying TD in the first quarter when Martinez Davis returned an interception 28 yards for a TD. Zenner got his first score, on...
Via AP on Fox
October 13, 2012  |  Discuss

N. Iowa 27, S. Dakota State 6

Sawyer Kollmorgen threw for 187 yards and two touchdowns as Northern Iowa tripped up Missouri Valley Conference-leading South Dakota State with a 27-6 victory on Saturday night. David Johnson rushed for 121 yards and a touchdown on 27 carries for the Panthers (2-5, 1-3). Zach Zenner, who entered Saturday the top rusher in the FCS with 1,248 yards this season (208 a game), had 112...
Via AP on Fox
October 20, 2012  |  Discuss

S. Dakota State 41, Youngstown St. 28

Austin Sumner threw for five touchdowns, Zach Zenner ran for another and South Dakota State lit up the scoreboard in the second quarter Saturday with a 41-28 victory over Youngstown State. Sumner completed 19 of 28 passes for 351 yards and five touchdowns, three of which came in the 28-point second quarter for the Jackrabbits. Zenner carried the ball 17 times for 87 yards and a...
Via AP on Fox
October 27, 2012  |  Discuss

S. Dakota St. 78, Tennessee St. 71

Nate Wolters scored 22 points and Jordan Dykstra nailed four 3-point shots as South Dakota State held on to keep in front of Tennessee State 78-71 on Tuesday night in its home opener. Wolters was 6 of 11 from the field and made all 10 of his free throws to lead the Jackrabbits. Dykstra added 18 points and made 4 of 5 at 3-point range. He was 5 of 8 from the field. Chad White added...
Via AP on Fox
November 13, 2012  |  Discuss

S. Dakota State 31, South Dakota 8

South Dakota State earned a chance at the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs Saturday afternoon with a 31-8 win over in-state rival South Dakota in the teams' first gridiron matchup in nine years. The Jackrabbits (8-3, 6-2 Missouri Valley Football Conference) were led by running back Zach Zenner, who gained 164 yards on 28 attempts with one touchdown. It marked the eighth...
Via AP on Fox
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

S. Dakota St. 96, District of Columbia 48

Taevaunn Prince scored 13 points, and six of his South Dakota State teammates scored in double figures as the Jackrabbits beat up the University of the District of Columbia 96-48 Saturday. Jordan Dykstra, Marcus Heemstra, Zach Horstman, Chad White and Nate Wolters all had 12 points for South Dakota State (3-2), and Tony Flegen chipped in 10 with a team-high nine rebounds in the...
Via AP on Fox
November 18, 2012  |  Discuss

South Dakota State tops District of Columbia 96-48

Taevaunn Prince scored 13 points, and six of his South Dakota State teammates scored in double figures as the Jackrabbits beat up the University of the District of Columbia 96-48 Saturday. Jordan Dykstra, Marcus Heemstra, Zach Horstman, Chad White and Nate Wolters all had 12 points for South Dakota State (3-2), and Tony Flegen chipped in 10 with a team-high nine rebounds in the...
Via AP on Fox
November 18, 2012  |  Discuss

S. Dakota St. 60, No. 15 Nebraska 55

Ashley Eide scored 26 points to lead South Dakota State to a 60-55 victory against No. 15 Nebraska on Sunday. Eide, who shot 10 of 17 from the floor, was the only player in double figures for the Jackrabbits (2-2). Katie Lingle had nine points and eight rebounds off the bench, and Leah Dietel had 10 rebounds. Lindsey Moore scored 21 points and Jordan Hooper 15 for the Cornhuskers...
Via AP on Fox
November 18, 2012  |  Discuss

S. Dakota St. 81, Southwest St. (Minn.) 72

Nate Wolters scored 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead South Dakota State over Southwest Minnesota State 81-72 on Wednesday night. Chad White scored 19 points, including 5 of 7 from 3-point range. Tony Fiegen had 10 rebounds for the Jackrabbits (4-2). The Mustangs kept the game close and took a 31-30 lead with under 5 minutes to play in the first half. The Mustangs shot 50 percent...
Via AP on Fox
November 21, 2012  |  Discuss

South Dakota State beats SW Minnesota State 81-72

Nate Wolters scored 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead South Dakota State over Southwest Minnesota State 81-72 on Wednesday night. Chad White scored 19 points, including 5 of 7 from 3-point range. Tony Fiegen had 10 rebounds for the Jackrabbits (4-2). The Mustangs kept the game close and took a 31-30 lead with under 5 minutes to play in the first half. The Mustangs shot 50 percent...
Via AP on Fox
November 21, 2012  |  Discuss

S. Dakota State 58, E. Illinois 10

Zach Zenner ran for 295 yards and three touchdowns Saturday to lead South Dakota State to a 58-10 win over Eastern Illinois in the first round of the FCS playoffs. The Jackrabbits (9-3), who had six rushing TDs, next face Missouri Valley Football Conference rival North Dakota State (10-1) on Dec. 1 in Fargo, N.D. Zenner, who carried 33 times, scored on runs of 68, 4 and 7 yards...
Via AP on Fox
November 24, 2012  |  Discuss
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