September 24, 2018 – Sioux Falls, SD: The Dakotas’ biggest football rivalry game will air across the region on Midco Sports Network and Comcast. The September 29 border battle game between South Dakota State University and North Dakota State University can be seen on MidcoSN® and on Comcast’s channel 999. Pre-game coverage will begin at 2 pm.
“MidcoSN is excited to expand our coverage of this highly anticipated matchup between the Jackrabbits and the Bison,” said VP of MidcoSN Mark Powell. “Having Comcast agree to carry this game allows the MidcoSN brand to be seen by more people and to help our partner schools promote their own brands through our lens.”
“To be able to showcase one of college football’s greatest rivalries to an even bigger audience on MidcoSN and Comcast is a tremendous opportunity,” said SDSU Athletic Director Justin Sell. “We appreciate the opportunity to continue expanding SDSU’s reach in the Twin Cities area. We have a strong contingent of Jacks supporters in that neck of the woods who are always craving more Jacks coverage.”
Currently, NDSU is ranked No. 1 in the FCS Coaches Poll, and SDSU is ranked No. 3. The two schools have faced off 106 times. Last year, SDSU beat NDSU 33-21.