South Dakota (2-4, 0-2 MVFC) opens the second half of its season against Missouri State (3-3, 0-2) at 2 p.m. Saturday at newly renovated Plaster Stadium in Springfield, Mo. It is the second week in a row that the Coyotes have been featured in the MVFC Game of the Week. The last two meetings between the programs have been decided by a field goal.
CARBONDALE, Ill.--Southern Illinois pitched a perfect second half to turn a 10-10 game at halftime into a 41-10 victory against South Dakota Saturday evening at Saluki Stadium.
EUGENE, Ore.--Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota passed for 267 yards and accounted for four touchdowns - all in the first half - to lead third-ranked Oregon to a 62-13 win against South Dakota Saturday at Autzen Stadium in the season opener for both teams.
VERMILLION, S.D.--South Dakota's football team had 35 student-athletes named 2013-14 Missouri Valley Football academic award winners announced Tuesday by the conference office.
A quarterback at tight end, a running back at wide receiver, an offensive lineman at fullback. All positions and personnel groupings are on the table as offensive coordinator Wesley Beschorner works to place the top 11 players on the field in each situation.
South Dakota vs. Youngstown State in Vermillion on Nov. 2, 2013