The Collegian

Jacks travel to Fargo to take on top-ranked Bison

Jacks travel to Fargo to take on top-ranked Bison

Landon Dierks

September 26, 2018


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It’ll be a top three matchup in Fargo this weekend as the No. 1 North Dakota State Bison will play host to the No. 3 South Dakota State Jackrabbits. The rivalry between the Jackrabbits and the Bison is the longest standing rivalry among current MVFC members. Since 1903, there have been 107 meetings...

Jacks notch record-setting win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff

Jacks notch record-setting win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff

Landon Dierks

September 15, 2018


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In a game where the temperature at kickoff exceeded 90 degrees, the South Dakota State football team displayed why it was a 50-plus point favorite against University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB). Vegas might have underestimated the potentness of the Jacks offense. SDSU (2-0) dominated from the...

Christion looks to cement legacy

Christion looks to cement legacy

John Begeman

September 15, 2018


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Taryn Christion is coming off of one of his biggest games of his career — during which he threw six interceptions and fumbled three times in a 51-16 loss against James Madison (JMU) in the Football Championship Subdivision semifinal. If someone can handle the highest of highs and lowest of lows ...

SDSU football looks for 2-0 start in Beef Bowl

SDSU football looks for 2-0 start in Beef Bowl

Landon Dierks

September 15, 2018


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Fresh off of a dominant season-opener with a 45-14 home victory over the Montana State Bobcats, the South Dakota State football team now sets its focus on a matchup with the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Golden Lions (UAPB). According to VegasInsider, the third-ranked Jackrabbits are 53 1/2-point favorit...

SDSU football looks for 2-0 start in Beef Bowl

SDSU football looks for 2-0 start in Beef Bowl

Landon Dierks

September 12, 2018


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Fresh off of a dominant season-opener with a 45-14 home victory over the Montana State Bobcats, the South Dakota State football team now sets its focus on a matchup against the University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions (UAPB). According to VegasInsider, the third-ranked Jackrabbits are 53.5-point favo...

Christion looks to cement legacy

John Begeman

September 12, 2018


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Taryn Christion is coming off of one of his biggest games of his career — during which he threw six interceptions and fumbled three times in a 51-16 loss against James Madison in the Football Championship Subdivision semifinal. If someone has been able to handle the highest of highs and lowest of ...

Jacks rout Bobcats in home opener 45-14

Jacks rout Bobcats in home opener 45-14

Trenton Abrego

September 9, 2018


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Cade Johnson led the way for the new-look South Dakota State offense on Saturday at the Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium, where the Jackrabbits dispatched Montana State 45-14. The Jacks were dominant on both sides of the ball. On offense, the Jacks exploded for 512 total yards. Taryn Christion threw for 31...

2018 game day parking

2018 game day parking

Jamie Goblirsch

September 8, 2018


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Jacks vs. Bobcats: Five players to watch this Saturday

Jacks vs. Bobcats: Five players to watch this Saturday

Trenton Abrego

September 7, 2018


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Taryn Christion, senior, quarterback, South Dakota State The Jacks offense runs through the Sioux Falls native. Christion is able to make a difference against opposing defenses both through the air and on the ground. Christion is the career holder for the schools’ touchdown passes and total offensiv...

The Pride is back with new halftime show

The Pride is back with new halftime show

Miranda Sampson

September 7, 2018


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Sept. 8 isn’t just the season and home opener for the football team, it’s also the Pride of the Dakota’s marching band first game of the season. The Pride has not been seen on the home turf since Dec. 9, 2017, when the Jacks hosted New Hampshire in the FCS playoffs. And the pride is back with a...

Jacks prepare for unusual Montana State offense

Jacks prepare for unusual Montana State offense

Trenton Abrego

September 7, 2018


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It might be one week late, but after 12 plays against Iowa State and a 12-hour day on the road, the South Dakota State Jackrabbits will be back in Brookings to play their season opener. Since the game was canceled, none of the accumulated stats during the game will count for season totals. Aft...

Wieneke left off Vikings’ practice squad

Wieneke left off Vikings’ practice squad

Trenton Abrego

September 3, 2018


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On Monday, the Minnesota Vikings announced their 10-man practice squad for the 2018-19 season, former Jackrabbit standout Jake Wieneke was not one of them. Wieneke signed with the Vikings after going undrafted in the NFL Draft. The Vikings did sign two receivers to the practice squad, Jeff Badet...