After 195 losses in two seasons, the Twins manager will stress defense and aggressiveness in spring training.
Updated: January 24, 2013, - 11:39 PM
In his 15th season, the longtime Vikings stalwart finds himself in his first Super Bowl with the Ravens.
Updated: January 23, 2013, - 11:07 PM
Injuries slowed the two Gophers starters against Michigan, and they'll be vital to stay in the Big Ten race.
Updated: January 21, 2013, - 11:48 AM
Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman said the team is in the initial process of evaluating personnel like it did last year, a process that led to the team's drastic improvement from a 3-13 record in 2011
Updated: January 19, 2013, - 09:06 PM
The ESPN broadcaster believes the Gophers have the talent and toughness to be a factor at tournament time.
Updated: January 17, 2013, - 11:45 PM
The new Bears coach, a former Vikings assistant, was out of coaching before the 49ers wooed him back in 1995.
Updated: January 17, 2013, - 06:19 AM
The Gophers nearly beat Indiana after a brutal first half, and that confidence should help them vs. Michigan.
Updated: January 14, 2013, - 06:30 AM
The Gophers also ranked No. 3 in the Ratings Percentage Index, the system that the NCAA uses to help determine the field for the NCAA tournament. That rating will take a slight dip after Indiana shot 65.6 percent in the first half, making seven three-pointers on 11 attempts, while the Gophers committed 12 turnovers that led to 19 Hoosiers points and a 52-29 halftime deficit.
Updated: January 13, 2013, - 08:17 AM
Indiana coach Tom Crean, whose Hoosiers face the Gophers on Saturday, was Trevor Mbakwe's coach at Marquette his freshman year and has a lot of respect for the Gophers center.
Updated: January 11, 2013, - 11:53 AM