Peter Jok scores 23, Iowa upsets No. 25 Iowa State 78-64

Peter Jok scores 23, Iowa upsets No. 25 Iowa State 78-64

Iowa State spent the last 61 weeks in the Top 25.

Jackson, Watson divvy up wins at College Football Awards

December 8
Jackson, Watson divvy up wins at College Football Awards
Lamar Jackson picked up another trophy for his marvelous season.

Reusse: Hamline beats St. Thomas for first time in 36 years (and three arenas)

December 9
Reusse: Hamline beats St. Thomas for first time in 36 years (and three arenas)
Ain't sports great? The Pipers were 4-21 in men's hoops last season, and the Tommies were the national champions.
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Creighton's 113-58 win over Lancers biggest margin since '02

No one at Creighton's game had to go hungry Friday night.
Gophers
8:50pm

Wake Forest outlasts Denver to reach NCAA soccer final

After a frustrating first half that saw his team stymied by a resilient Denver defense, Wake Forest coach Bobby Muuss' message to his team was to keep going.
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8:45pm

Murry, Akhator lead No. 15 Kentucky women past MTSU 61-48

Taylor Murray had 16 points and seven rebounds, Evelyn Akhator had her sixth double-double and No. 15 Kentucky turned back Middle Tennessee 61-48.
Gophers
6:20pm

AP Sources: FAU pursuing Lane Kiffin to coach

Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin is being pursued by Florida Atlantic to become the Owls' next head coach, two people with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Friday night.
Gophers
6:15pm

Kansas forward Bragg charged with misdemeanor battery

Kansas forward Carlton Bragg Jr. was suspended indefinitely Friday after he was accused of pushing his girlfriend down a flight of stairs and charged with one count of battery.
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Vikings
5:26pm

OBJ fined for verbal abuse of official on the field

Odell Beckham Jr. was fined $12,154 for verbal abuse/excessive profanity toward an official following the Giants' 24-14 loss at Pittsburgh last weekend.
Gophers
5:01pm

Heisman Trophy: Sooner teammates are rare pair of finalists

Together, Baker Mayfield and Dede Westbrook were practically unstoppable for Oklahoma.
Sports
4:01pm

Live: Concordia-St. Paul in NCAA D-II volleyball semifinals at 7:30 p.m.

The Golden Bears advanced into the national semifinals for a ninth time with Thursday's victory over American International.
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Gophers
3:45pm

Washington leads AP All-Pac-12 team with 6 players

Washington receiver John Ross is the player of the year on The Associated Press All-Pac-12 team announced on Friday and two players shared defensive honors.
Gophers
3:40pm

Houston promotes Major Applewhite to head coach

The University of Houston didn't end up needing to go far in replacing head coach Tom Herman.
Sports
December 9

Is Saturday the end of the line for NDSU's five-year title streak?

The five-time defending national champion Bison are the No. 1 seed in the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs. Their only loss this season was South Dakota State. The rematch is Saturday.
Gophers
December 8

UT Arlington beats Top 25 team first time in program history

Before the game, Scott Cross reminded his UT Arlington players they had a chance to make their mark on program history.
Gophers
December 8

Kennedy Leonard scores 31, No. 18 Colorado beats CSU 74-56

Kennedy Leonard set career highs with seven 3-pointers and 31 points to lead No. 18 Colorado over Colorado State 74-56 on Tuesday night.
Gophers
December 8

Brown tops 1,000-point plateau, No. 21 Duke women beat Elon

Lexie Brown made 7 of 12 from the field, including 3-of-4 3-pointers, all eight of her free-throw attempts and finished with 25 points on Thursday night to help No. 21 Duke beat Elon 68-61.
Gophers
December 8

No. 19 Oklahoma women beat UT Rio Grande Valley 92-59

Vionise Pierre-Louis scored 13 points on 6-of-9 shooting and grabbed 10 rebounds to help No. 19 Oklahoma beat UT Rio Grande Valley 92-59 on Thursday night.
Gophers
December 8

No. 7 Florida State women cruise past No. 23 Florida, 83-58

After blowing a 16-point lead to its arch-rival last season, Florida State was determined not to let it happen again Thursday night.
Gophers
December 8

No. 4 Maryland women rout St. Peter's 101-49

Maryland's Brionna Jones got into a rhythm early and never slowed down against overmatched St. Peter's.
Gophers
December 8

No. 4 Maryland women rout St. Peter's 101-49

Brionna Jones scored 19 of her career-high 30 points in the first half and No. 4 Maryland remained unbeaten with a 101-49 victory over St. Peter's on Thursday night.
Gophers
December 8

Chris Petersen the playoff rookie among final four coaches

Chris Petersen chatted up Nick Saban while they waited to pose with the championship trophy, looking for any bit of insight that might help the College Football Playoff's rookie coach.
Vikings
December 8

Rising Bears: Baylor unranked to No. 4 in less than month

Baylor coach Scott Drew certainly gets why the Bears were overlooked going into this season.