Jay Elsen of Midco Sports Network talks Brewers, Packers and, of course, South Dakota!
University of South Dakota head football coach Bob Nielson talks about Saturday’s loss against Northern Iowa and looks ahead to what we can expect from Youngstown State.
South Dakota head football coach Bob Nielson talks about the Coyotes win over Missouri State and looks ahead to Northern Iowa.
Voice of the Coyotes Joe Van Goor stops by to talk about the Coyotes win over Southern Illinois and a look ahead to Missouri State.
Missouri State play-by-play voice Art Hains talks about the Bears great start to the season and looks at South Dakota. We also talk Chiefs football.
University of South Dakota head football coach Bob Nielson joins me for our weekly conversation. We discuss everything from win No. 200, to SIU and Missouri State.
South Dakota head football coach Bob Nielson joined me on the Coyote Sports Network after the Coyotes defeated Southern Illinois Saturday night. The win was the 200th as a head coach for Bob Nielson.
University of South Dakota head football coach Bob Nielson talks about the Coyotes coming off a bye week and heading into a game Saturday against Southern Illinois.
Jeremy Hoeck of the Yankton Press & Dakotan talks USD and YHS sports.
Midco Sports host Jay Elsen talks about what he saw from the Coyotes at Weber State and what the team needs to look at going into conference play.
University of South Dakota head football coach Bob Nielson discusses the Coyotes loss at Weber State and thoughts going into a bye week.
South Dakota head football coach Bob Nielson talks about the team’s performance Saturday night in Manhattan, Kansas and looks ahead at Northern Colorado.
Each week throughout the season John Thayer talks to South Dakota Athletic Director David Herbster about USD athletics.
Topics this week:
-Football season opener at Kansas State
-Volleyball hosting a tournament
-New strategic plan “We Are South Dakota”
The Voice of the Coyotes Joe Van Goor talks about South Dakota progressing through fall camp and a look ahead at the Coyotes opener at Kansas State.
University of South Dakota head football Bob Nielson talks about the Yotes effort in fall camp that has prepared them for the season. Coach Nielson also talks about the season opener against Kansas State.
The University of South Dakota women’s basketball team left Sunday for Australia. It’s a bonding trip with some basketball mixed in. The girls will play three games in Australia and get the chance to do some exploring as well. Fortunately for the team they have native Australian Jasmine Trimboli to help show the way. I had the chance to catch up with Trimboli, Caitlin Duffy and head coach Dawn Plitzuweit to talk about the trip before they departed.
South Dakota head women’s basketball coach Dawn Plitzuweit talks about the transition do USD and Vermillion and also about the excitement of going to Australia with the team.
Senior Caitlin Duffy is excited for a once in a lifetime opportunity that will also be a basketball trip with teammates.
Jasmine Trimboli gets the chance to return to her home country and play basketball in front of family and friends. She will also help show her USD teammates a new culture.
The USD women’s basketball team will open the upcoming season on Nov. 11 at the Sanford Pentagon against Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Tickets for the game will go on sale in October.
Czech Days in Tabor, SD kicks off tonight and there will be plenty to do over the weekend. Tonight the Tabor Bluebirds amateur baseball teams hosts Lesterville at 7:30pm. After the fireworks follow the Czech Days weekend is officially underway. There will be plenty of dancing and Kolache eating over the next couple of days with many other activities mixed in.
For four girls, their hope is to be the next Czech Days Queen. Some have the queen bloodline and Kolache skills, but all have the proud heritage.
I had the chance to interview this year’s candidates about the process and the Czech Days celebration.
Have a great Czech Days weekend!
The University of South Dakota will send three athletes to Eugene, Ore. for the NCAA Track Championships next week. Two athletes, Emily Grove and Emily Brigham, will compete in the women’s pole vault, while Teivaskie Lewin will compete in the men’s 110 hurdles.
The Championships are June 8-11 at Hayward Field. Continue reading
This morning on my radio show, “On the John”, which airs Monday through Friday from 9-11am CT on ESPN Radio 1570, I was joined by former USD defensive coordinator and current Rocky Mountain College head football coach Jason Petrino. The Battlin’ Bears just wrapped up the spring season. Coach Petrino talks about his new job, his time at USD, Carson Wentz – who he game planned against, and Drew Iddings getting a chance in the NFL.
There isn’t much better than a rivalry game.
There are storied rivalries between teams, players, coaches, etc. Some have developed over time. Some have been more forced. And some have been renewed.
South Dakota and South Dakota State is a storied rivalry that has been renewed in recent years. And one more event has been added to the list.
A managers game. Continue reading