This May 8, 2019 photo shows a sign for Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. On Friday, May 17, 2019, the school said at least 177 men were sexual

'Shocking': Ohio State doc abused 177, officials were aware

A now-dead Ohio State team doctor sexually abused at least 177 male students from the 1970s through the 1990s, and numerous university officials got wind of what was going on over the years but did little or nothing to stop him, according to a report released by the school Friday.
Sports
May 17

St. Thomas, Augustana softball teams qualify for Women's College World Series

For the third time in the past six years, the Tommies (43-5) advance to the national tournament, held this year from Thursday to May 28 in Tyler, Texas.
mlb
May 17

3 generations of Harbaughs make 1st visit to Yankee Stadium

Jim Harbaugh is in a New York sports state of mind this weekend.
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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May 17

After a scandal and a year in Australia, Bowen targets NBA

From the center of an FBI investigation that rocked college basketball, Brian Bowen hopes he is back on a path to the NBA.
Gophers
May 16

Coach Dan Mullen responds to Florida's recent legal troubles

Florida coach Dan Mullen's strong, personal beliefs about violence toward women haven't resulted in a zero-tolerance policy for his program.
Gophers
May 16
St. Thomas wide receiver Tanner Vik carried the Holy Grail trophy after the Tommies beat St. John’s at Target Field on Sept. 23, 2017.

If MIAC ousts St. Thomas, what happens next? It's complicated

Move to Division I? That process takes more than a decade to complete. What about the rivalry with St. John's or a move to another Division III conference? Experts provide some answers.
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Gophers
May 16

UConn women's basketball alums pursue dreams outside WNBA in offseason

When Atlanta Dream guard Renee Montgomery heard the news, she couldn't have been more proud.Fellow UConn alum and current New York Liberty forward Tina Charles…
Golf
May 15

Fresh off a senior major, Stricker returns to Bethpage

The modest Midwestern lifestyle of Steve Stricker has given way to moments of celebrity over the last month.
Gophers
May 15

The future of the College Football Playoff

The College Football Playoff hits middle-age this season. Where does it go from here?On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast , ESPN's Heather…
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Gophers
May 15

Beilein: Leaving Michigan for Cavs is 'right thing to do'

Whether it was the right time to leave Michigan for the Cleveland Cavaliers, John Beilein wasn't sure.
Sports
May 14

Macalester catcher named MIAC Player of Year in baseball

Macalester senior catcher Graham Low was named the MIAC player of the year in baseball for the second year in a row. He hit .477 in conference games and had 11 RBI and scored 15 runs.
Gophers
May 13
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Leap of faith: Cavs sign Michigan's Beilein to 5-year deal

John Beilein has spent a coaching lifetime taking ordinary programs and turning them into consistent winning ones.
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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May 13

Portal scouting: Searching for transfers in college football

Justin Crouse, director of player personnel for Memphis, makes his first check of the transfer portal around 8 a.m. each day, searching for new names…
Gophers
May 13
A St. John's University fan dressed as clergy cheered from the stands in the second half.

Johnnies, of all people, aid Tommies in MIAC debate with petition

In the fascinating, escalating story of conference power St. Thomas’ possible ouster from the MIAC, the Tommies seemingly have few allies. But they have one in a surprising place.
Gophers
May 13

NCAA committee proposes moving 3s to international line

The NCAA men's basketball rules committee is proposing moving the 3-point line to the international distance and resetting the shot clock to 20 seconds following offensive rebounds.
Gophers
May 10
Glenn Caruso’s St. Thomas football team entered the field before a game.

Augsburg leader sees consensus to boot St. Thomas from MIAC

In an email obtained by the Star Tribune, Augsburg's Paul Pribbenow wrote that the athletic conference of Minnesota colleges "would have imploded" if that consensus hadn't been reached by the presidents of the member schools.
Nation
May 10
Stephen Semprevivo plead guilty Tuesday in Boston to bribing the Georgetown tennis coach to get his son admitted.

Colleges nationwide tighten athletic recruiting process following admissions scandal

More widespread vetting is expected throughout higher education.
Vikings
May 9

Cardinals sign top pick Murray to four-year deal

The Arizona Cardinals have signed Kyler Murray in time for their rookie minicamp.
Gophers
May 9

CBS Sports buys some Big East men's games from Fox Sports

The Big East Conference has reached a multi-year agreement with CBS Sports to televise its men's college basketball games through the 2024-25 season.
Sports
May 9
THE FINAL FOUR: Road to Minneapolis

THE FINAL FOUR: Road to Minneapolis

Analysis from the Star Tribune’s Marcus Fuller and news from across college basketball as the game’s biggest stage comes to U.S. Bank Stadium, April 6 and 8.
Gophers
May 9

Georgia sprinter impaled by javelin, full recovery expected

A Georgia track athlete was expected to make a full recovery after being impaled by a javelin during practice.