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Gonzaga's brutal slate continues with No. 6 Baylor up next

Nov. 29, 2022 09:47 AM EST

Gonzaga coach Mark Few always builds an ambitious nonconference schedule, helping not only harden his team for March but also to balance the Bulldogs' weaker West Coast Conference slate when it comes to the NCAA selection committee. They've taken their lumps already this season,...

Carcoana scores 19 as South Dakota defeats Mount Marty 97-58

Nov. 28, 2022 23:04 PM EST

VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — Mihai Carcoana had 19 points in South Dakota's 97-58 win against Mount Marty on Monday night. Carcoana added six rebounds for the Coyotes (4-4). Tasos Kamateros added 18 points while shooting 7 for 10, including 4 for 5 from beyond the arc, and he also had...

Braun, protester of Dakota Access pipeline, dies at 53

Nov. 28, 2022 19:48 PM EST

EAGLE BUTTE, S.D. (AP) — Joye Braun, a fierce advocate for Native American rights and an organizer of protests against the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines, has died. Braun, a member of the Cheyenne River Sioux, died Nov. 13 at age 53 at her home in Eagle Butte, South...

Paul Swain, former bishop of Sioux Falls Diocese, dies at 79

Nov. 28, 2022 16:38 PM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Bishop Emeritus Paul Swain, who gained a reputation as a humble, prayerful leader when he was oversaw the Diocese of Sioux Falls for 14 years, has died. Swain died Saturday at Avera Dougherty Hospice, according to an obituary from Miller Funeral Home. He...

Coastal Carolina takes down South Dakota 66-59

Nov. 26, 2022 16:49 PM EST

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — Jomaru Brown had 17 points in Coastal Carolina's 66-59 victory against South Dakota on Saturday. Brown also added three steals for the Chanticleers (3-2). Essam Mostafa scored 14 points and added 12 rebounds. Henry Abraham was 5 of 9 shooting (3 for 5 from...

Freidel's 13 help James Madison take down South Dakota State

Nov. 26, 2022 14:43 PM EST

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Noah Freidel scored 13 points as James Madison beat South Dakota State 79-60 on Saturday. Freidel was 5 of 13 shooting (3 for 8 from distance) for the Dukes (6-1). Alonzo Sule scored 11 points and added seven rebounds. Mezie Offurum shot 4 of 8 from the field...

Kyle scores 17, South Dakota State beats Valparaiso 61-50

Nov. 25, 2022 16:39 PM EST

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — William Kyle III had 17 points in South Dakota State's 61-50 win against Valparaiso in the Hostilo Community Classic on Friday. Kyle also contributed six rebounds for the Jackrabbits (3-3). Zeke Mayo finished with 11 points and 13 rebounds. Alex Arians scored...

Editorial Roundup: South Dakota

Nov. 24, 2022 03:26 AM EST

Yankton Press & Dakotan. November 22, 2022. Editorial: 1922: A Call For Unity, Hope Here’s America in a snapshot: The nation is still recovering from a global calamity and the political times are contentious with debates over isolation and immigration...

Huefner's 22 help Sam Houston take down South Dakota 80-49

Nov. 23, 2022 16:41 PM EST

CYPRESS LAKE, Fla. (AP) — Cameron Huefner had 22 points in Sam Houston's 80-49 victory over South Dakota on Wednesday. Huefner was 9 of 11 shooting (4 for 4 from distance) for the Bearkats (6-0). Donte Powers scored 20 points while shooting 7 for 9, including 4 for 5 from beyond...

South Dakota secures 68-58 victory against LIU

Nov. 22, 2022 18:36 PM EST

CYPRESS LAKE, Fla. (AP) — Mason Archambault's 19 points helped South Dakota defeat Long Island University 68-58 on Tuesday. Archambault also contributed four steals for the Coyotes (3-2). Tasos Kamateros scored 13 points and added six rebounds. Paul Bruns recorded 11 points and was...