S. Dakota St: Jacks host Bison for Dakota Marker
10-19-2011 10:38 AM
For the second week in a row, the South Dakota State University football team hosts a highly ranked opponent, meeting No. 3/5 North Dakota State in the annual Battle for the Dakota Marker.lt;br />Kickoff is set for 2:05 p.m. Saturday at Coughlin-Alumni Stadium.lt;br />The Jackrabbits, who dropped a 31-14 decision to second-ranked Northern Iowa last week, enter Saturday's game 2-5 overall and 1-3 in the Missouri Valley Football Conference.lt;br />NDSU, meanwhile, is undefeated, posting a 6-0 overall mark and 3-0 record in MVFC games. The Bison handled Missouri State, 51-21, last week at the Fargodome.lt;br />The 50-player Coughlin-Alumni Stadium All-Time Team will be honored at halftime. Serving as honorary game captains for Saturday's game are Dana Dykhouse and Jackrabbit Sports Hall of Fame members Dean Krogman, Ed Maras, Doug Peterson, Pete Retzlaff.