South Dakota State University Sports
South Dakota State swimmer Denilson Cyprianos will be competing in the 200-meter backstroke at the Olympics in Paris on July 31. Cyprianos will be a senior this fall.
South Dakota State's Denilson Cyprianos makes Olympic dream a reality
South Dakota State swimmer Denilson Cyprianos is officially Paris-bound.
Jackrabbits tabbed as favorite in MVFC preseason poll
South Dakota State has been picked as the prohibitive favorite to win a third consecutive Missouri Valley Football Conference title, according to the preseason poll released by league officials Monday afternoon.
Five South Dakota State players who could break out in 2024
With back-to-back national championships, South Dakota State will look to stay atop the Football Championship Subdivision this fall. But unlike last year’s Jackrabbits, who were built on the same foundation that claimed the first title in school history in 2022, SDSU will rely on some new faces this upcoming season.
Over 8,200 attended the 2024 Summit League Basketball Championship game between South Dakota State Jackrabbits and the Denver Pioneers at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls. The Jackrabbits won 76-68.
Summit League announces new basketball tournament schedule
Summit League Commissioner Josh Fenton announced date changes for the 2025 and 2026 Basketball Championships Wednesday. The 2025 tournaments will be held Wednesday-Sunday, March 5-9 at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in Sioux Falls, S.D. The 2026 tournaments will be held March 4-8.
MVFC Honor Roll features 75 Jackrabbits
A total of 75 South Dakota State football student-athletes were honored Thursday for their work in the classroom as members of the 2023 Missouri Valley Football Honor Roll.
South Dakota State's Burkhalter, Wallster named Academic All-Americans
South Dakota State’s Daniel Burkhalter and Hunter Wallster were named Men’s Track & Field/Cross Country Academic All-Americans on Wednesday by College Sports Communicators. The honor recognizes student-athletes for outstanding performances in the classroom and in competition.
Award season
Adam Bock #32 of the South Dakota State Jackrabbits brings down Jaden Norby #43 of the North Dakota Fighting Hawks in Brookings in a Sept. 30 game.
The South Dakota State football team will open fall camp in less than a month and with the season opener seven and a half weeks away, I decided to come up with the five questions for the Jackrabbit defense heading into the
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The South Dakota State volleyball team poses with a Brazilian team after a match in Brazil during SDSU’s 11-day trip to Brazil in June. The Jackrabbits played both club teams and the Brazil U19 Junior National Team during the trip. The Jackrabbits traveled to Sao Paulo, Rio De Janeiro, Saquarema and Arraial do Cabo from June 11-22.

Jackrabbit volleyball team builds chemistry during Brazil tour

As we move past the Fourth of July, the countdown to the fall sports season begins. For the South Dakota State volleyball team, they got some season experience last month during an offseason trip to Brazil.