College Sports

Title IX: NCAA report shows stark gap in funding for women

AP-US-Title-IX-NCAA-Report -The number of women competing at the highest level of college athletics continues to rise along with an increasing funding gap for men’s and women’s sports programs. An NCAA report examining the 50th anniversary of the Title IX civil-rights…

Arkansas routs 2nd-seeded Stanford 17-2 in CWS opener

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Connor Noland allowed one run over 7 2/3 efficient innings, Chris Lanzilli hit a tiebreaking three-run homer and Arkansas beat No. 2 national seed Stanford 17-2 in the most-lopsided College World Series game in 34 years.…

Huskies 1st Northeast team in super regionals in a decade

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — They call themselves Last Chance UConn, an unlikely New England team filled with transfers who are reveling in their role as underdogs headed into this weekend’s college baseball super regional at Stanford. The Huskies (49-14) are…

Badlands Sabres sign six more players for next season

RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Badlands Sabres are building their roster for the 2022-23 season. The Sabres recently signed six players who are former members of the Rushmore Thunder. The list includes the Sabres…

Up, up and away: Huskers ending balloon release after 1st TD

LINCOLN, N.E. (AP) — Nebraska’s gameday tradition of fans releasing helium-filled red balloons to celebrate the Cornhuskers’ first touchdown is ending. The tradition of passing out balloons to fans dates to the early 1960s.…

Oladokun prepares for Pittsburgh Steelers rookie minicamp

BROOKINGS, S.D. — South Dakota State University Jackrabbit supporters, your quarterback is heading to the NFL. Chris Oladokun was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the seventh round of the 2022 NFL Draft, with the…

South Dakota State cruises past Seton Hall 82-50; wins WNIT

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Kallie Theisen scored a career-high 16 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, Myah Selland added 12 points, 11 rebounds and five assists and South Dakota State beat Seton Hall 82-50 in the championship game to win the…

Yellow Jackets fall to NW Missouri State in the Final Four

EVANSVILLE, IN - The Black Hills State men's basketball team upset No. 1 Nova Southeastern on Tuesday in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division II Basketball Tournament. The Yellow Jackets were hoping to pull off another upset on Thursday as they…

Black Hills State men advance to the Final Four

EVANSVILLE, IN - It's been an exciting and record setting season for the Black Hills State men's basketball team. Not only did the Yellow Jackets win their first RMAC tournament championship, but they qualified for the NCAA Division II Tournament…

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