Located in the northeast corner of the South Dakota State University athletic complex, Erv Huether Field opened on April 21, 2008, when the Jackrabbits defeated Presentation (S.D. © 2020 South Dakota State University Athletics. Within the facility it has areas for sports medicine and strength and conditioning. 22 - Baseball vs TBA - Canceled May. Official South Dakota state web site. Please provide detailed information regarding your event in the "Jack" Frost. It was renovated in 2013 with upgrades to the flooring, bleachers, lobby and press box.Trojan Field has a football field, all-weather track and lighted stadium.Below is a list of Program and Facility needs being considered; these are in no particular order and the Athletic Masterplan has been designed to facilitate the order of these program elements to be flexible to Dakota State's shifting needs and opportunitiesAdditional sports under consideration include Men's and Women's Soccer, Golf and E-Sports. South Dakota State Athletics is proud to offer rental opportunities for Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium, Sanford Jackrabbit Athletic Complex, and Frost Arena! The SJAC is used by many of SDSU's athletic programs.

A total of 34 Jackrabbits have played for NFL teams, including three currently.28 Jackrabbits have been drafted in the NFL Draft. The existing parking lots and angled street parking near the Community Center and Fieldhouse currently accommodate over 200 parking spots. The Dakota State University Athletics Master Plan is a vision for the future of the DSU Athletics Department and its student athletes, coaches and staff. The University refined the work and presented it to the South Dakota …

University of South Dakota Athletics. It would enhance the experience of student athletes and coaches, improve the health and wellness of faculty, students and community, and serve as a tool for recruitment and retention of new students and student-athletes.The current athletic facilities are no longer competitive in comparison to other North Star Athletic Association programs and do not meet the academic, athletic, or staff needs of today. The orientation and program placement creates an aesthetic entry and clear identity for visiting recruits, current student athletes, coaches, and fans.Connect students, faculty, and the community to create mutually beneficial relationship between campus athletics and academics.Promote athletic and academic excellence through state of the art facilities.Meet academic and community needs through creative and strategic programming initiatives.Elevate the reputation and relevance of Dakota State University outside of the region.Consolidate and bring clarity to the DSU Athletics brand. Some facilities, like the Coughlin-Alumni Football Stadium, were built over 30 years ago showing signs of deterioration. The Challenge. Another important consideration is the relocation and addition of other exterior athletic fields such as baseball, softball, soccer and lacrosse.The proposed master plan meets the needs of the building users and provides sufficient space and amenities, allowing for future growth of athletic and academic programs at DSU.