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Holt's game-winner leads South Dakota past Oral Roberts, 77-76

Feb. 24, 2024 17:32 PM EST

VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — Bostyn Holt led South Dakota with 25 points, including the game-winning layup with five seconds remaining, and the Coyotes knocked off Oral Roberts 77-76 on Saturday. After Holt capped the scoring, Oral Roberts called a timeout before Issac McBride missed a...

South Dakota hosts Oral Roberts after Bedford's 24-point showing

Feb. 24, 2024 04:13 AM EST

Oral Roberts Golden Eagles (11-16, 5-9 Summit League) at South Dakota Coyotes (10-18, 3-10 Summit League) Vermillion, South Dakota; Saturday, 2 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Golden Eagles -2.5; over/under is 156 BOTTOM LINE: Oral Roberts takes on...

Bill headed to South Dakota governor would allow museum's taxidermy animals to find new homes

Feb. 23, 2024 16:45 PM EST

South Dakota's Legislature has made it easier for the city of Sioux Falls to find new homes for more than 150 taxidermy animals of its arsenic-contaminated menagerie. The mounted lion, tiger, polar bear and gorilla were part of display that filled a natural history museum at the...

South Dakota hosts Bedford and Oral Roberts

Feb. 23, 2024 04:07 AM EST

Oral Roberts Golden Eagles (11-16, 5-9 Summit League) at South Dakota Coyotes (10-18, 3-10 Summit League) Vermillion, South Dakota; Saturday, 2 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Oral Roberts faces the South Dakota Coyotes after Jailen Bedford scored 24 points in Oral Roberts'...

Brown scores 27, Kansas City takes down South Dakota 82-78

Feb. 22, 2024 23:09 PM EST

VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — Jamar Brown had 27 points in Kansas City's 82-78 victory against South Dakota on Thursday night. Brown also added five rebounds and six steals for the Roos (13-15, 7-6 Summit League). Khristion Courseault scored 22 points and added 10 assists. Cameron Faas...

GOP lawmakers try to thwart abortion rights ballot initiative in South Dakota

Feb. 22, 2024 16:08 PM EST

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota's Republican-led Legislature is trying to thwart a proposed ballot initiative that would enable voters to protect abortion rights in the state constitution. The initiative's leader says the GOP efforts threaten the state's tradition of direct democracy. ...

Holt and South Dakota host UMKC

Feb. 22, 2024 03:56 AM EST

UMKC Kangaroos (12-15, 6-6 Summit League) at South Dakota Coyotes (10-17, 3-9 Summit League) Vermillion, South Dakota; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Kangaroos -2; over/under is 146.5 BOTTOM LINE: South Dakota hosts the UMKC Kangaroos...

Editorial Roundup: South Dakota

Feb. 21, 2024 14:25 PM EST

Yankton Press & Dakotan. February 19, 2024. Editorial: Reading Proficiency Continues Decline This is something some of you may not wish to read, or perhaps can’t read. The recently released 2023 South Dakota KIDS Count Data Profile reported that...

UMKC visits Holt and South Dakota

Feb. 21, 2024 03:56 AM EST

UMKC Kangaroos (12-15, 6-6 Summit League) at South Dakota Coyotes (10-17, 3-9 Summit League) Vermillion, South Dakota; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: South Dakota faces the UMKC Kangaroos after Bostyn Holt scored 23 points in South Dakota's 83-80 loss to the Saint...

Hinson's 41-point eruption sends Pitt past Louisville in 86-59 rout

Feb. 18, 2024 00:01 AM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Blake Hinson scored 27 of his career-high 41 points in the first half and Pittsburgh beat Louisville 86-59 on Saturday. Hinson's 27-point mark before the break equaled the Cardinals' total team output before halftime. Pitt led 37-27 midway as Hinson shot 9 for 14...