Colleges
November 8

Augustana-Winona State football matchup has D-II playoff implications

GAME OF THE WEEKAugustana at Winona State, 1 p.m., Saturday: Augustana (7-2, 4-1 NSIC South) brings a four-game winning streak and Winona State (7-2, 3-2)…
Gophers
November 8

No. 18 DePaul women top Miami (Ohio) 98-79 in preseason WNIT

Chante Stonewall had 23 points and 12 rebounds, Jolene Daninger scored 14 points and No. 18 DePaul beat Miami (Ohio) 98-79 on Friday night in the preseason WNIT.
Gophers
November 8

8 years later, it's No. 1 LSU versus No. 2 Alabama again

Alabama and LSU are ready for another 1 versus 2 November get-together.
Gophers
November 8

They're unbeaten too: No. 5 Penn State at No. 13 Minnesota

The college football spotlight this weekend has been aimed at Alabama, where LSU's visit will mark the first regular-season meeting of the top two teams in the Associated Press poll since those same teams played eight years ago.
Gophers
November 8

Thomas sets record with 21 boards, No. 22 Arkansas women win

Chelsea Dungee scored 22 points, Taylah Thomas had 10 points and a program-record 21 rebounds and No. 22 Arkansas beat New Orleans 82-52 on Friday.
Gophers
November 8

No. 3 Ohio State sits star DE Chase Young, who blames loan

No. 3 Ohio State announced Friday it will not play star defensive end Chase Young against Maryland this weekend amid concerns he violated NCAA rules by taking a loan last year from someone he describes as a "family friend."
Gophers
November 8
St. Thomas football coach Glenn Caruso spoke to reporters in August, the Tommies football team's first news conference after it was announced that the

Summit League aids St. Thomas in school's quest to move into Division I

The commissioner of the Summit League said it would be an advocate for the University of St. Thomas as the school tries to become the first to move directly from Division III into Division I.
Gophers
November 8

Green Bay goes for first win vs Wisconsin-Stout

Wisconsin-Stout vs. Green Bay (0-1)Resch Center, Green Bay, Wisconsin; Saturday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: The Green Bay Phoenix will be taking on the Blue Devils…
Gophers
November 8

W. Michigan visits Milwaukee

Western Michigan (1-0) vs. Milwaukee (1-0)UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena, Milwaukee; Saturday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Western Michigan and Milwaukee both look to put winning streaks together…
Gophers
November 8

OU squares up against Minnesota

Oklahoma (1-0) vs. Minnesota (1-0)Sanford Pentagon, Sioux Falls, South Dakota; Saturday, 8 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Oklahoma and Minnesota both look to put winning streaks together…
Gophers
November 8
Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz last month.

No. 18 Iowa looks to snap losing streak vs. No. 16 Badgers

Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz used last week's bye to get away.
Gophers
November 7

Allen-Eikens carries North Dakota over Crown College 86-61

De'Sean Allen-Eikens had 22 points, Filip Rebraca added 20 and grabbed 11 rebounds and North Dakota easily defeated Division III-member Crown College 86-61 in a season opener on Thursday night.
Gophers
November 7

Berger stars as No. 24 Indiana women win opener 75-52

Grace Berger scored a career-high 24 points and No. 24 Indiana opened its season with a 75-52 victory over Mount St. Mary's on Thursday night.
Gophers
November 7

LSU-Alabama holds high stakes for QBs in Heisman contention

Another high stakes tilt between LSU and Alabama could once again prove pivotal in Heisman Trophy voting.
Gophers
November 7

Niagara elevates Greg Paulus to lead men's basketball team

However unexpectedly Greg Paulus landed his first head coaching job, the former Duke point guard won't be entirely unprepared taking his seat at the end of Niagara University's bench Friday night when the Purple Eagles open the season at Drexel.
Gophers
November 7

No. 5 Penn State at No. 13 Minnesota, matchup of unbeatens

No. 5 Penn State (8-0, 5-0 Big Ten, No. 4 CFP) at No. 13 Minnesota (8-0, 5-0, No. 17), Saturday at 12 p.m. EST (ABC).Line:…
Gophers
November 7

No. 13 Wisconsin hosts No. 18 Iowa after back-to-back losses

No. 18 Iowa (6-2, 3-2 Big Ten, No. 18 CFP) at No. 16 Wisconsin (6-2, 3-2, No. 13), Saturday at 4 p.m. EST (FOX).Line: Wisconsin…
Gophers
November 7

No. 13 Minnesota looks to seal up Big Ten West

Minnesota was supposed to be an afterthought in the Big Ten West race.But the surging Gophers might all but wrap up the division by Saturday…
Gophers
November 7

Southern California hires Mike Bohn as athletic director

Southern California hired Mike Bohn as its new athletic director on Thursday, breaking from tradition to turn over the program to a veteran collegiate sports administrator with no ties to the school.
Gophers
November 7

Freshman ground gainers making impression in the Big 12

In a conference best known for producing Heisman-winning quarterbacks and Biletnikoff Award-winning receivers, Big 12 freshmen are making their names running with the football.Four of…