College Sports

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…

Black Hills State men advance to the Elite Eight

LUBBOCK, TX - The NCAA Division II Men's Basketball Tournament continued Tuesday with the Sweet 16. Black Hills State squared off against Colorado Mesa and the Yellow Jackets defeated the Mavericks, 72-62. The Yellow Jackets win the South Central Regional…

After early CFP expansion fails, job only gets tougher

The College Football Playoff is set to stick with a four-team format through the 2025 season. The administrators who manage the postseason failed to agree on a plan to expand before the current contracts run out. The CFP management committee…

Top Performer: Ryan Weiss

RAPID CITY, S.D. - In her four years of wearing Navy blue and gold, Ryan Weiss has certainly built quite a reputation as a member of the South Dakota Mines women's basketball program. As…

Talent and hard work paying off for Haley Ellis

RAPID CITY, S.D. - Haley Ellis from Rapid City is on the verge of achieving her goal of competing at the collegiate level. Ellis has made the starting line-up as a freshman on the…

COVID-19 issues wreak havoc with college basketball schedule

College basketball is returning from the Christmas break with a notably lighter schedule after the pandemic caused several games to get canceled or postponed. The Atlantic Coast Conference and Big East each scrapped three games scheduled to take place over…

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