ESPN’s Tom Rinaldi speaks to Jackrabbit football team


Photo from SDSU Athletics.

BROOKINGS, S.D. (KELO) — The South Dakota State University football team had a special visitor at Wednesday’s practice. 

Longtime ESPN reporter Tom Rinaldi has been in Brookings, preparing stories for Saturday’s College GameDay broadcast. At Wednesday’s practice, Rinaldi told the football team “It’s a ridiculous privilege for us to share who you are.” 

SDSU posted a picture of Rinaldi and his quote on social media pages Wednesday. 

KELOLAND News spoke with the Jackrabbits on Tuesday about preparing for Saturday’s Dakota Marker showdown with rival and top-ranked North Dakota State. 

KELOLAND News has also put together a list of what you need to know for ESPN GameDay information in Brookings. 

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