Jacks make adjustments to ready spring football season

Photo: Brent Nathaniel

Brent Nathaniel

BROOKINGS, S.D. (GoWatertown.net) — After being delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, South Dakota State will finally begin their football season Friday night.

The Jacks will play a full eight game, Missouri Valley Football Conference schedule. South Dakota State Coach John Stiegelmeier talks about how the player schedule has changed due to the regular season being moved to the spring:

The late winter early spring weather could become a factor this season. Stigelmeier says they are privileged to play outdoors:

Stigelmeier talks about keeping his players healthy in the midst of a pandemic:

South Dakota State opens their season at Northern Iowa on Friday, February 19th.  Jackrabbit football can be heard on Watertown Radio’s sister station, 910AM The Ranch.