Gophers
October 8
Senior goalie Janine Adler had a solid 2.63 goals-against average and .935 save percentage last season for St. Cloud State.

Adversity brings perspective for St. Cloud State goalie Janine Adler

A serious health scare at last spring's world championships has the thoughtful senior from Zurich, Switzerland, enjoying every moment on the ice.
Gophers
October 8

Pac-12 Commissioner: Serious concerns with California law

Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott has expressed serious concerns about a new law that would allow college athletes in California to hire agents and be compensated for the use of their names or likenesses through endorsement deals or other money-making opportunities.
Duluth
October 8
Former UMD women’s hockey coach Shannon Miller and the university have reached a settlement in her discrimination lawsuit against the school.

UMD, former women's hockey coach reach settlement

Shannon Miller and the former women's basketball coach and former softball coach at UMD sued the university in federal court in 2015 alleging gender and sexual orientation discrimination and retaliation.
Puck Drop
October 8
Defenseman Jack Ahcan, who had six goals and 28 assists last season, takes on the captain’s role this season for the Huskies.

St. Cloud State defenseman Jack Ahcan ready for his starring role

The senior earned second-team All-America honors last season and takes on leadership duties for the Huskies.
Gophers
October 7

Oklahoma's defense shines under new coordinator Grinch

A year ago, Oklahoma defensive coordinator Mike Stoops brought a shaky defense into the rivalry game with Texas.
Gophers
October 7

Vedral set to play if Martinez unavailable against Gophers

Nebraska began preparing for this week's game at unbeaten Minnesota as if sophomore Noah Vedral would start at quarterback in place of Adrian Martinez.
Gophers
October 7

STAT WATCH: Penn State, Wisconsin lead Big Ten sack attack

Big Ten defenses turned in three of the season's top five sack totals over the weekend, with Penn State leading the way with 10 against…
Gophers
October 7

Analysis: Lacking foresight, NCAA playing defense again

The NCAA is on its heels again, playing defense of its archaic amateurism rules after missing an opportunity to get out in front of an…
Gophers
October 7

AP Top 25 Reality Check: Super 6 has rankings on lockdown

Alabama, Clemson, Georgia, Ohio State, LSU and Oklahoma. Call them the Super Six.After six regular-season Associated Press college football polls the top six teams are…
Gophers
October 6

AP Top 25: Ohio State, Georgia tied at No. 3; Florida to 7th

Ohio State and Georgia are tied at No. 3 in The Associated Press college football poll, and Florida surged to No. 7 after a big…
Gophers
October 6
Gophers football just misses ranking in Associated Press Top-25 poll

Gophers football just misses ranking in Associated Press Top-25 poll

But for a brief moment, a bug in the system gave them a spot.
Gophers
October 6

AP Top 25 Takeaways: SEC begins grinding its top-10 teams

The next two months in the Southeastern Conference figure to be a high-stakes playoff eliminator.Hopefully, the games will be more aesthetically pleasing than No. 7…
Gophers
October 6

Perine, defense lift No. 10 Florida past No. 7 Auburn, 24-13

Lamical Perine was too slow to play for Auburn four years ago, a hurtful evaluation that's stuck with him.
Gophers
October 6

Bachmeier leads No. 16 Boise State past UNLV 38-13

Boise State was looking for a fast start against UNLV, especially coming off a bye week.
Gophers
October 6

Scarlett's career day helps Stanford beat No. 15 Washington

Cameron Scarlett had the best day of his career, yet all Stanford coach David Shaw wanted to talk about was the fifth-year senior's blocking on a pass play early in the second quarter that led to a Cardinal touchdown.
Gophers
October 6

No. 24 SMU rallies for 3-OT win in 1st ranked game since '86

Not since the Pony Express days with Eric Dickerson and Craig James has SMU been undefeated this deep into a season.
Gophers
October 6

Fields, Dobbins lead No. 4 Ohio St over No. 25 Michigan St

Justin Fields looked less like Superman and more like a mere mortal at times against No. 25 Michigan State on Saturday night. But that was bound to happen to the Ohio State sophomore quarterback at some point this season.
Gophers
October 6

No. 13 Oregon overcomes slow start to beat Cal 17-7

When Oregon found itself uncharacteristically scoreless at halftime against California, senior linebacker Troy Dye took it upon himself to deliver a halftime speech.
Gophers
October 5

Fromm helps No. 3 Georgia trounce Tennessee 43-14

Georgia came from behind for a second straight game and continued its recent domination of division rivals.
Gophers
October 5
Wisconsin running back Jonathan Taylor runs against Kent State cornerback Keith Sherald Jr. during the first half

Taylor scores 5 TDs to lead No. 8 Wisconsin past Kent State

A team with a good running back and a stout defense is tough to beat. Just ask Kent State coach Sean Lewis.