Jason Hove joined the staff at South Dakota State University
as the assistant sports information director in July 1998 and served in that position until being promoted to assistant athletic director for sports information in July 2006.
He oversees the publicity efforts for the Jackrabbits' 21-sport varsity athletics
program and currently serves as the primary contact for football, women's
basketball and baseball.
Prior to becoming assistant athletic director for sports
information, Hove served as assistant sports information director at SDSU from
1998-2006. From May 1996 until returning to SDSU in July 1998, he worked at the
Mitchell Daily Republic as a general
assignment reporter and later as page editor.
During his dozen years in the sports information profession,
Hove has provided assistance at numerous conference and NCAA postseason events,
including the past three Summit League Basketball Championship events.
Hove is a 1996 graduate of South Dakota State University,
earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism and mass communication, with a
minor in history. He served as sports editor of The Collegian student newspaper for three semesters and as
editor-in-chief during his senior year, while also serving as a student
assistant in the sports information office.
Hove is a native of