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Mayo leads South Dakota State over Kansas City 67-66

Jan. 30, 2023 23:00 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Zeke Mayo scored 24 points and made two free throws with 12 seconds remaining to rally South Dakota State to a 67-66 victory over Kansas City on Monday night. Mayo had five rebounds for the Jackrabbits (12-11, 7-4 Summit League). William Kyle III scored 20...

Abmas scores 31, Oral Roberts routs South Dakota 103-53

Jan. 30, 2023 22:32 PM EST

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Max Abmas scored 31 points, Oral Roberts pummeled South Dakota 103-53 on Monday night, and the Golden Eagles remained unbeaten in the Summit League with their seventh straight win. Abmas had six rebounds for the Golden Eagles (20-4, 11-0). Issac McBride was...

South Dakota lawmakers advance Medicaid work requirement

Jan. 30, 2023 19:03 PM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Republican lawmakers on Monday advanced a proposed constitutional amendment that would allow the state to try and force people on Medicaid to work despite federal policy prohibiting such requirements. The proposal would change the state...

Kimberly Palmer: How to safely use payment apps

Jan. 30, 2023 09:00 AM EST

As a frequent PayPal user, I wasn’t surprised to see a payment request on the app pop up. But when I read it, I knew something was wrong. In the message, a stranger asked me to send them $699 in order to get a “refund.” While I instantly recognized the request as a scam, I...

Allen has 23 as UMKC takes down Denver 70-60

Jan. 28, 2023 23:40 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Shemarri Allen's 23 points helped UMKC defeat Denver 70-60 on Saturday night. Allen added nine rebounds, five assists, and four steals for the Kangaroos (10-13, 6-4 Summit League). Rayquawndis Mitchell scored 13 points, going 3 of 14 from the floor,...

South Dakota defeats St. Thomas 81-67

Jan. 28, 2023 23:32 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Tasos Kamateros had 20 points in South Dakota's 81-67 win over St. Thomas on Saturday night. Kamateros also had nine rebounds for the Coyotes (10-12, 5-5 Summit League). Damani Hayes and Kruz Perrott-Hunt scored 13 points apiece. The Tommies...

Massner has 30, Western Illinois tops South Dakota St. in OT

Jan. 28, 2023 17:52 PM EST

MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Trenton Massner's 30 points led Western Illinois over South Dakota State 81-73 in overtime on Saturday. The score was tied at 69 for the last 1:28 of regulation then the Leathernecks outscored the Jackrabbits 12-4 in overtime. Massner also added...

Nelson scores 36, leads North Dakota State over North Dakota

Jan. 27, 2023 23:56 PM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Grant Nelson scored 36 points to lead North Dakota State over North Dakota 91-75 on Friday night. Nelson also added seven rebounds and three blocks for the Bison (9-13, 6-4 Summit League). Boden Skunberg had 17 points and seven rebounds, while Tajavis Miller...

S. Dakota GOP leader: Senator accused of harassment

Jan. 27, 2023 19:40 PM EST

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota's Senate Republican leader said Friday that a committee will investigate a suspended senator for allegedly harassing a legislative aide during an exchange over childhood vaccines and breastfeeding. Sen. Casey Crabtree, the Senate GOP leader, had...

South Dakota's Noem breaks news conference tradition

Jan. 27, 2023 18:13 PM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem has yet to make herself available to the Capitol press during the first three weeks of the state's legislative session, breaking with a decades-old ritual of South Dakota governors holding a weekly news conference to publicly discuss their...