Kent Youngblood

Kent Youngblood

Reporter | Pro Sports
Phone: 612-673-4365
Kent Youngblood is a general assignment reporter. He writes most often about the Timberwolves and Wild.

Recent content from Kent Youngblood

More men are coaching women's college basketball teams

Two candidates being considered to replace Pam Borton at the U are men, sources say.

Updated: April 06, 2014, - 03:58 AM

Three front-runners emerge for U's women's basketball job

Wichita State coach Jody Adams, South Dakota State coach Aaron Johnston and Notre Dame assistant Niele Ivey have emerged at the top of the list to replace Pam Borton.

Updated: April 02, 2014, - 06:16 AM

Shorthanded Clippers hand Wolves 114-104 loss

Despite missing two of their top six players, the Clippers still found a way to win at Target Center on Monday.

Updated: April 01, 2014, - 12:41 AM

Borton's 12-year tenure as Gophers coach ends

Gophers AD Norwood Teague fired her, citing a need to elevate the profile of a slumping program.

Updated: March 29, 2014, - 08:25 AM

Wolves notes: Dieng growing by leaps and (re)bounds

Starting for the injured Nikola Pekovic, Gorgui Dieng had his fifth double-double Wednesday, finishing with 15 points and 15 rebounds.

Updated: March 28, 2014, - 01:07 AM

Gophers women face tough NIT test at South Dakota State

The Jackrabbits — the Summit League regular-season champs — have won 15 of their last 17 games, are unbeaten at home this season (16-0).

Updated: March 27, 2014, - 10:15 AM

Following stint in Spain, Roseville's Muscala gets shot in NBA with Hawks

Muscala is a 6-11 center who played for Roseville High School before going to Bucknell, where he finished with a school-record 2,036 points.

Updated: March 27, 2014, - 06:37 AM

Wolves snap losing streak with strong game against Atlanta

The Kevins, Love and Martin, sat out the final quarter vs. listless Atlanta. Ricky Rubio dished out 10 assists despite 15 stitches to his lip.

Updated: March 27, 2014, - 12:08 AM

Timberwolves blow big lead in defeat to Phoenix

Minnesota scored 73 points in the first half but faltered in the fourth quarter.

Updated: March 24, 2014, - 06:32 AM

Wolves subs get big minutes but meager results

It was with All-Star Kevin Love on the bench to start the fourth quarter that the Suns, down 10 to start the quarter, took over the game.

Updated: March 23, 2014, - 11:12 PM

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