SDSU, Montana State renew football series

BROOKINGS, S.D. ( — South Dakota State and Montana State have agreed to terms on a home-and-home football series to be played during the 2023 and 2025 seasons.

The 2023 game is scheduled to be played Sept. 9 at SDSU’s Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium, with the 2025 contest slated for Sept. 6 in Bozeman, Montana.

The two programs most recently played a home-and-home series during the 2017 and 2018 seasons, with SDSU winning both games. The Jackrabbits won the 2017 game, 31-27, in Bozeman, while cruising to a 45-14 victory in their 2018 opener in Brookings.

Overall, SDSU and Montana State have played 15 times, with the Bobcats leading the all-time series dating back to 1956 by a 10-5 count. The Jackrabbits’ winning streak in the series is currently three games, starting with a 47-40 victory in Bozeman to open the 2014 Football Championship Subdivision playoffs.