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    17   Steve Tellefsen
    Steve Tellefsen

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Weston, Fla.

    High School:
    Cypress Bay HS

    Last College:
    Arizona Western College

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 190

    Position:
    DB

    Experience:
    TR


    09/20/2014

    Coyotes power past No. 23 Northern Arizona

    VERMILLION, S.D.--South Dakota rushed for 304 yards and intercepted three passes en route to a 28-21 win against No. 23 Northern Arizona Saturday on Hall of Fame Day at the DakotaDome.

    09/14/2014

    Fourth-ranked Grizzlies hold off Coyotes 28-20

    MISSOULA, Mont.--Fourth-ranked Montana scored touchdowns on three of its first four possessions out of halftime and forced three turnovers in a 28-20 win against South Dakota in front of a stadium-record 26,303 fans at Washington-Grizzly Stadium.

    04/25/2014

    Spring Primer: The Defense

    The hole left by the graduation of All-American linebacker Tyler Starr will no doubt be the first thing mentioned as folks catch a preview of the 2014 South Dakota defense. But if fans want to know what is weighing on defensive coordinator Jason Petrino's mind most, then they would have to focus on another position.

    2013
    Played in the first six games of the season as a defensive back before an injury forced him to miss the next four games ... returned to play the final two games ... had a sack and a season-high four tackles in the season finale against North Dakota State (11/23) ... had 10 tackles on the year including seven solo stops ... also credited with two pass breakups.

    2012
    Did not play.

    Arizona WesternCollege/Sacred Heart University
    Had 25 solo tackles and three passes deflected atArizona WesternCollege after beginning his college career at Sacred Heart in the Northeast Conference...He was named Rookie of the Week in the third game and was a second team all-conference selection.

    Prep
    Two year starter for coach Mark Guandolo...Tallied 70 solo tackles and five interceptions as a senior...Named All-Broward County, while starting in the North vs. South All-Star Game.

    Personal
    Son of Eric and Cynthia Tellefsen...kinesiology and sports science major.

    SATURDAY, NOV 22
    FOOTBALL
    South Dakota (2-9, 0-7) --
    15 South Dakota State (7-4, 4-3) --
    Brookings, S.D. 2 p.m.
    • South Dakota Showdown Series
    TV: Midco Sports Net | Live stats
    Radio: 106.3 KVHT (Listen Live)
    Game notes: USDMVFC | SDSU

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