North Dakota State head coach Chris Klieman

NDSU extends football coach Klieman's contract through 2023

Chris Klieman, whose teams are 54-6 since he took over as North Dakota State's head football coach in 2014, has been given a two-year contract extension that extends his deal through the 2023 season.
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Minnesota Scene: Whalen hires Thibault-DuDonis as assistant coach

Carly Thibault-DuDonis was hired as a Gophers women's basketball assistant coach, giving new coach Lindsay Whalen an assistant who coached in the past two NCAA championship games for Mississippi State.
Gophers
April 23

Whalen hires Roysland as assistant on new Gophers staff

New Minnesota women's basketball coach Lindsay Whalen has hired former teammate Kelly Roysland as an assistant.
Gonzaga's Nigel Williams-Goss, right, drives the ball against Saint Mary's Dane Pineau (22) and Joe Rahon, center, during the first half of an NCAA co
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Sports
April 23

Macalester to name alumnus Woldeslassie men's basketball coach

Abe Woldeslassie graduated from Macalester in 2008, averaging 17 points and 5.4 assists per game during his two seasons at the school.
Vikings
April 23

4 QBs likely to go high, 6 could be picked in 1st round

Four quarterbacks are certain to go in the first round of the NFL draft Thursday night, all of them early.Five might be off the board…
Gophers
April 22
Kenisha Bell and Jordan Murphy are expected to lead the Gophers men's and women's basketball teams next season.

Big Ten opponents set for Gophers men's, women's basketball

The Gophers-Badgers rivalry gets home-and-away treatment in Big Ten basketball next season.
Led by Goldy Gopher, Minnesota fans cheered during a team pep rally at the Citrus Bowl Pep Rally, Wednesday, December 31, 2014 in Orlando, FL.
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Gophers
April 21

UCLA shows glimpse of future in spring showcase under Kelly

UCLA did not fly up and down the Drake Stadium field like a flock of Ducks on Saturday.
Gophers
April 20

Weather torches schedule, so MIAC sets long doubleheader weekend

Most of the conference's teams are gathering at two sites over the weekend for full days of doubleheaders in an attempt to jump start a complete season's worth of games.
Vikings
April 20

Football and academics: tough balancing act at some schools

Football is complicated. Life is more so.
News, live video, more: Keep up with Minnesota's D-II and D-III teams
State college sports News, live video, more: Keep up with Minnesota's D-II and D-III teams
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Gophers
April 19
Kelly Roysland played for the Gophers and has been the head coach at Division III Macalester College.

Whalen to hire former Gophers teammate Roysland as assistant

Lindsay Whalen is closing in on hiring her first assistant: former Gophers teammate, and current Macalester head coach, Kelly Roysland.
Vikings
April 19

Under wraps: Browns GM Dorsey keeping draft plans private

Browns general manager John Dorsey is old-school cool, from his wardrobe to keeping his plans for the upcoming NFL draft private.
Gophers
April 19

Tennessee AD Fulmer signs new deal running through 2021

Tennessee's Phillip Fulmer has said all along that his appointment as athletic director at his alma mater wasn't a mere short-term arrangement.
Memphis wide receiver Tevin Jones (87) reaches for a pass in front of Tulsa cornerback Darrell Williams (6) in the first quarter of an NCAA college fo
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Gophers
April 19

With injured Cephus back, spring in air for Badgers' offense

Spring is in the air at run-first Wisconsin.
Gophers
April 19
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Coach P.J. Fleck now knows his Gophers opponents through the 2021 season.

Gophers football adds 3 opponents to future schedules

Minnesota's next four seasons' schedules are now complete; 2020 and 2021 now have all 12 games scheduled.
Gophers
April 18

Former Louisville recruit Brian Bowen entering NBA draft

South Carolina forward and former Louisville recruit Brian Bowen is entering the NBA draft.
Gophers
April 18
Gophers running back Rodney Smith.

Gophers football schedules: 2018-2021 seasons

The next four seasons' schedules for Gophers football are now complete:2018 scheduleAug. 30: vs. New Mexico StateSept. 8: vs. Fresno StateSept. 15: vs. Miami (Ohio)Sept.…
Gophers
April 18

UNC guard Cameron Johnson has arthroscopic hip procedure

North Carolina says guard Cameron Johnson has had an arthroscopic procedure on his hip.
Gophers
April 18

UNC guard Cameron Johnson has arthroscopic hip procedure

North Carolina says guard Cameron Johnson has had an arthroscopic procedure on his hip.
Gophers
April 17
Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford

Swofford expects 'substantive' findings from Rice commission

Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford says he expects "substantive" recommendations from the committee seeking ways to reform college basketball amid a federal investigation of corruption in the sport.
Gophers
April 17

NC State outlines steps taken in federal hoops investigation

North Carolina State has released a timeline of steps the university has taken to cooperate with investigators since the federal probe into college basketball became public last fall.
Gophers
April 17
Quarterback Tanner Morgan (2) attempted a pass during the spring game.

Quarterback buzz changes as Gophers spring football concludes

Entering spring football, sophomore transfer Vic Viramontes was the center of attention. But the focus has now shifted to a pair of freshmen in a still-unsettled quarterback situation.