Western Illinois football matchup postponed until April 17

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ST. LOUIS (GoYotes.com) —The Missouri Valley Football Conference has postponed the South Dakota-Western Illinois football game (Friday, Feb. 19) at the DakotaDome in Vermillion, South Dakota, due to Western Illinois’ COVID-19 protocols.

The game will be rescheduled for Saturday, April 17 at 1 p.m., and will be played in Vermillion.   Broadcast will be available in northeast South Dakota on 1480 KSDR-AM.

Valley Football athletically-related activities will take place only to the extent permitted by local environments and applicable national, state, local and institutional guidelines in order to safeguard the health and safety of participants, staff and fans.