The season opener is here for the South Dakota football team as they travel to Kansas State for the season opener. The Coyotes won eight games last season and advanced to the FCS playoffs for the first time in program history.
Tonight the Coyotes open the season in Manhattan for the second time in four years. The Wildcats blanked the Coyotes 34-0 in 2015. Kansas State won eight games last season but finished the year winning five of their final six games.
Here is a collection of conversations throughout the week talking South Dakota and Kansas State.
South Dakota head football coach Bob Nielson talks about where his team is heading into the season opener and what the Coyotes expect from Kansas State.
Voice of the Coyotes Joe Van Goor talks about the season opener.
Jay Elsen of Midco Sports shares his thoughts entering the season opener.
Mick Garry of the Argus Leader says the QB position is one area he will be watching for South Dakota.
Kansas State Wildcats radio play-by-play voice Wyatt Thompson talks about the Cats leading up to the season opener.
John Kurtz, KMAN radio host, shares his thoughts on Kansas State entering the season.
Kickoff tonight is set for 6:00pm at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. You can listen to the action on the Coyote Sports Network.
Tune in to the USD Tailgate Show starting at 4:00pm on Classic Hits 106.3 in the Yankton/Vermillion area, kvhtradio.com or the TuneIn Radio app (search KVHT).