Bob Nielson of Western Illinois, the reigning coach of the year in the Missouri Valley Football Conference, has been named the new head coach at South Dakota.
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Marshaun Coprich rushed for 251 yards rushing and scored four touchdowns in a snowstorm as Illinois State blanked South Dakota 46-0 to claim a share of its second straight Missouri Valley Footbal
Nick Farina scored on a 43-yard interception return to cap South Dakota State's 30-23 come-from-behind victory over South Dakota on Saturday.
Ryan Saeger threw a 5-yard touchdown pass to Aaron Ramsey and Drew Iddings blocked a 51-yard potential game-tying field goal by Austin Johnson with 46 seconds left to help South Dakota beat South
Aaron Bailey threw a touchdown pass and ran for another to lead Northern Iowa to a 20-7 victory over South Dakota on Saturday.
Miles Bergner kicked five field goals -- including a 53-yarder that skipped over the crossbar -- and South Dakota racked up 529 yards of offense in a 40-10 defeat of Missouri State on Saturday.
Miles Bergner kicked a 33-yard field goal as time expired to lift South Dakota to a 24-21 win over North Dakota State on Saturday.
Trenton Norvell threw three touchdown passes and ran for another and Western Illinois beat South Dakota 40-21 on Saturday night.
Hunter Wells completed 15 of 26 passes for 158 yards and two touchdowns, including a 51-yard strike to Andrew Williams, to help Youngstown State to a 31-3 victory over South Dakota on Saturday.
Trevor Bouma ran in three touchdowns to help lead South Dakota to a 52-0 win over Drake on Saturday.
What Saturday's victory means going forward will depend on the health of quarterback Jesse Ertz and two of Kansas State's top defenders.
Winston Dimel punched in two touchdowns Saturday and helped lead Kansas State to a 34-0 win over South Dakota in the season opener for both teams.
Here's a short preview of each Big 12 matchup from the rest of opening weekend.
South Dakota State wins 37-14 over South Dakota
Illinois State beats South Dakota 45-26
Western Illinois pushes past South Dakota 44-29
Youngstown State rallies past South Dakota 28-17
North Dakota State routs South Dakota 47-7
Missouri State rolls past South Dakota 31-12
Northern Iowa sacks South Dakota 27-16
Southern Illinois over South Dakota 41-10
South Dakota beats Northern Arizona 28-21
Montana beats South Dakota in Johnson's return
South Dakota beats William Penn 41-16
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South Dakota @ New Mexico Lobos
University Stadium (NM) - Thu 9/1