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    South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll

    The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Feb. 18 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Lincoln (20) 15-1 

    Weekly Top 10 - February 18

    Here it is, the weekly Jackalope top 10. 10.) Class B top 5 questions Which team has the most wins with 18 but is only 9th

    Who's Hot and Who's Not

    Little change from last week. Time to look toward the post season!     

    Forum Pollsters Class A Poll: 2-15-19

    Pollsters are going stir crazy and their pith is starting to show.  Contributing pith and insight this week are Artis Gilmore, rufus, Jackalope and yours truly.  1. Tea Area (40 pts) 2. Sioux Falls Christian (36 pts)3. Lennox (29 pts)4. St. Thomas More (28 pts)5. Pine Ridge (26 pts)6. Tiospa Zina (16 pts)7. TIE Hot Springs, Dakota Valley (10 pts)

    South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll

    The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Feb. 11 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Lincoln (23) 14-1 

    Weekly Top 10 - February 11

    Here it is: The Weekly Jackalope Top 10 for the week of February 11, 2019.  10.) There was a surprise game played in A...   

    Who's Hot and Who's Not

    Winner Lady Warriors the only undfeated basketball team left west of the river!    

    Forum Pollsters Class A Poll: 2-7-19

    Pollsters have overcome the wind chill advisors and are still quite pithy.  Contributing pith and insight this week are rufus, Artis Gilmore, Jackalope and yours truly.   1. Tea Area (40 pts) 2. St. Thomas More (36 pts)3. Sioux Falls Christian (32 pts)4. Pine Ridge (25 pts)5. Lennox (19 pts)6. Red Cloud (18 pts)7. Tiospa Zina (13 pts)

    South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll

    The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Feb. 4 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Lincoln (12) 11-1 

    Weekly Top 10 - February 4

    Here it is: The Weekly Jackalope Top 10 for the week of February 4 2019. 11.) Bonus content: Timber Lake’s star guard Brayden PayPay hit the 1000-point milestone earlier this season.  This is an accomplishment worthy of adding an 11

    Who's Hot and Who's Not

    The thinning continues....    

    Forum Pollsters Class A Poll: 1-31-19

    Pollsters have overcome the Polar Vortex, and all it entails, to give their pith.  Contributing pith and insight this week are Artis Gilmore, Jackalope and yours truly.  1. Tea Area (30 pts) 2. St. Thomas More (27 pts)3. Sioux Falls Christian (24 pts)4. Tiospa Zina (20 pts)5. TIE Red Cloud, Pine Ridge (15 pts)7. Dakota Valley (11 pts)8. Parker (9 pts...   

    South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Jan. 28

    The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Jan. 28 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Lincoln (23) 1...   

    Weekly Top 10 - January 28

    Here it is: The Weekly Jackalope Top 10 for the week of January 28, 2019.  10.) The Dakota XII and Northeast Conference Clash was played over the weekend in Madison.  Dakota Valley, behind s...   

    Who's Hot and Who's Not

    The winter weather brings a chill to the list, very few 'hot' teams left.    

    Forum Pollsters Class A Poll: 1-24-19

    Pollsters have overcome plague, pestilence and IT problems this week.  Contributing pith and insight this week are Artis Gilmore, Jackalope, rufus and yours truly.  1. Tea Area (40 pts) 2. TIE Sioux Falls Christian, St. Thomas More (34 pts)4. Red Cloud (26 pts)5. Tiospa Zina (23 pts)6. Dakota Valley (16 pts)7. Pine Ridge (13 pts)8. Dell Rapids (9 pts...   

    South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll--1/21/19

    The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Jan. 21 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Lincoln (22) 9-0 

    Weekly Top 10 - January 21

    Here it is: The Weekly Jackalope Top 10 for the week of January 21, 2019.   10.) The annual 281 Conference Tournament was played this week.  There was a time not too many years ago where at l...   

    Who's Hot and Who's Not

    Further thinning at the top.....    

    Forum Pollsters Class A Poll: 1-17-19

    Pollsters are primed and pithy, hitting our mid year prime.  Contributing pith and insight this week are Artis Gilmore, Jackalope and yours truly.   1. Tea Area (30 pts) 2. Sioux Falls Christian (27 pts) 3. St. Thomas More (24 pts)4. Red Cloud (19 pts)5. Tiospa Zina (15 pts)6. Dakota Valley (14 pts)7. Pine Ridge (12 pts)8. Dell Rap...   

    Weekly Top 10 - January 14

    Here it is: The Weekly Jackalope Top 10 (plus 2) for the week of January 14, 2019.  12.) We have witnessed the emergence of several freshmen and 8th

    Who's Hot and Who's Not

    The lists thin even more.........    

    South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll

    Boys Class AA 1. Lincoln (23) 7-0 1152 2. Yankton 7-1 911 3. Huron 6-1 633 4. Stevens ...   

    Forum Pollsters Class A Poll: 1-8-19

    Pollsters are primed and pithy after the start of the new year.  Contributing pith and insight this week are Artis Gilmore, Jackalope, rufus and yours truly.   1. Tea Area (40 pts) 2. Sioux Falls Christian (34 pts) 3. St. Thomas More (31 pts)4. Red Cloud (29 pts)5. Pine Ridge (21 pts)6. Tiospa Zina (17 pts)7. Dell Rapids (15 pts)8....   

    Weekly Top 10 - January 7

    OK, I finally had to break down and do a reprise of the Weekly Jackalope Top 10.   I received so many emails and calls requesting the basketball content for this season that I decided there was enough interest in the Top 10.   Here it is: The Weekly...   

    Who's Hot and Who's Not

    The list dwindles on both ends....    

    Forum Pollsters Class A Poll: 12-31-18

    Pollsters are locked and loaded.  New Year’s Eve edition, with extra pith and vinegar.  Contributing pith and insight this week are Artis Gilmore, Jackalope, rufus and yours truly.   1. Tea Area (30 pts) 2. Sioux Falls Christian (26 pts) 3. TIE St. Thomas More, Pine Ridge (23 pts)5. Red Cloud (18 pts)6. Lennox (16 pts)7. Tiospa Zina (10 pts)8. Ho...   

    Who's Hot and Who's Not

    The lists, as we enter the New Year.......    

    Forum Pollsters Class A Poll: 12-25-18

    Christmas edition, with all the bells and whistles (and pith too). Contributing pith and insight this week are Artis Gilmore, Jackalope and yours truly.  1. Tea Area (30 pts) 2. Sioux Falls Christian (27 pts) 3. St. Thomas More (24 pts)4. Sioux Valley (13 pts)5. TIE RC Christian, Lennox (8 pts)7. Red Cloud (6 pts)8. Todd Co. (5 pts)9. Madison (4...   

    Who's Hot and Who's Not

    Our first reveal of the season.....    

    SD Mines MBB Holding Kid Rocker Basketball Camp on Dec. 29

    RAPID CITY, S.D.  – The South Dakota School of Mines men’s basketball program and Kieffer Family Dental will be holding their annual Hardrocker Kid ‘Rockers Basketball camp Dec. 29 at the King Center in Rapid City.  The camp is for boys and girls in grades K-6. The cost is $25 per camper, $40 for two campers in the same family or $50 for three campers in the same family.  Regist...   

    South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll

    The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Dec. 17 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Yankton (22) 4-...   

    Forum Pollsters Class A Poll: 12-16-18

    We start the season with great pith and a whole lot of group think. Contributing pith and insight are Artis Gilmore, Jackalope and yours truly.  1. Tea Area (30 pts) 2. Sioux Falls Christian (27 pts) 3. St. Thomas More (24 pts)4. Red Cloud (19 pts)5. Madison (17 pts)6. Parker (12 pts)7. Pine Ridge (10 pts)8. Sisseton (8 pts)9. Little Wound...   

    Preseason South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll

    Teams are ranked by points received. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Yankton (16) -- 95 2. O’Gorman (4) -- 71 3. Brandon Valley -- 43 4. Stevens -- 33

    By The Numbers: West River Players Playing Collegiately

    As is our tradition, I compiled the list of west river players on collegiate rosters.  The move for SD colleges from NAIA to DII and DII to DI has not helped build this list, or so it seems. Rapid City Central leads with three players. Rapid City Stevens, STM and Cheyenne-Eagle Butte top the rest of the list with two players each. Other schools represented are Rapid City Central, Red Cloud, St...   
     




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