Sioux Falls, SD (KWSN) – South Dakota State University has claimed the 2013-14 South Dakota Showdown Series trophy with a convincing 18-9 win over USD. The challenge combined results of head-to-head meetings between the schools during the Summit League regular season as well as an academic element. All regular season meetings are worth 1 point in the competition, while the SDSU vs USD football game is worth two points. In sports such as Track and Field and golf, the points are awarded to the school that finishes higher in the final standings of Summit League championship events.
SDSU also won the inaugural showdown trophy during the 2012-13 Summit League season.
Complete results from this year's competition can be found at the official Showdown Series website.