The Collegian

Women’s offense hits stride before final stretch of season

Women’s offense hits stride before final stretch of season

Carson Herbert

February 7, 2018


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After two victories on the road last week, the South Dakota State women’s basketball team will play its last two home games of the season against the Denver Pioneers and Oral Roberts Golden Eagles. Since falling to South Dakota Jan. 25, the Jacks have outscored their opponents 293-167 and have...

Jacks fall to second place in Summit League, ready for two-game road trip

Jacks fall to second place in Summit League, ready for two-game road trip

Carson Herbert

January 31, 2018


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After defeating the North Dakota State Bison and Omaha Mavericks earlier season, the South Dakota State women’s basketball team will have a chance to get a season sweep of both teams. The Jacks (17-5, 6-1) are in second place in the Summit League standings. They suffered their first home loss and...

Athlete of the Week: Macy Miller

Athlete of the Week: Macy Miller

Andrew Holtan

January 24, 2018


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The South Dakota State women’s basketball team improved to 16-4 overall and 5-0 in the Summit League after wins against Dakota Wesleyan and Western Illinois. Macy Miller led the way for the Jacks in the two wins. She averaged 27 points, 7.5 rebounds, five assists and 2.5 steals in the two games....

Recruiting sets Jacks at top of Summit League

Recruiting sets Jacks at top of Summit League

Carson Herbert

January 24, 2018


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Looking at the 2017-18 South Dakota State wom en’s basketball roster, one common thing stands out amongst the 13 players: they were all recruited from within South Dakota or one of its bordering states. Recruiting local talent is nothing new for the Jacks. Past rosters have been loaded with players...

First place in Summit League, state bragging rights at stake

First place in Summit League, state bragging rights at stake

Carson Herbert

January 24, 2018


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The stage is set for Jan. 25, as the South Dakota State women’s basketball team will host the South Dakota Coyotes in the first of two matchups between the rivals. The Jacks and Coyotes will be playing for sole possession of first place in the Summit League, with each team entering the game without...

Women’s basketball begins conference play 2-0

Women’s basketball begins conference play 2-0

Carson Herbert

January 11, 2018


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After a challenging non-conference schedule featuring games against Louisville, Oklahoma and North Carolina State, the South Dakota State women’s basketball team is 12-4 and won their first two Summit League games of the season. The Jacks beat both Omaha and North Dakota State last week at Frost Arena ...

Women face tough test against No. 4 Cardinals

Women face tough test against No. 4 Cardinals

Andrew Holtan

November 29, 2017


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The South Dakota State women’s basketball team came back from Fort Lauderdale with a pair of victories and hopes to keep the momentum going when they host the Northern Iowa Panthers Nov. 30. However, the Jacks will face their toughest challenge of the season when the No. 4 ranked Louisville Cardin...

Jacks set to face familiar opponents

Jacks set to face familiar opponents

Carson Herbert

November 15, 2017


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The South Dakota State women’s basketball team plans to stay undefeated this week as they take on the North Dakota Fighting Hawks and University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Phoenix. The Jackrabbits are coming off wins against New Jersey Institute of Technology and George Washington. They breezed throu...