Colleges
November 15, 2019

Friday's college hockey roundup

Cole Caufield scored a power-play goal in the opening period and Roman Ahcan got another in the second as No. 15 Wisconsin defeated No. 4 Notre…
Colleges
November 15, 2019

Minnesota college football roundup

GAME OF THE WEEKBethel at St. Thomas, 1:10 p.m. Saturday: A share of the MIAC title and an at-large berth in the Division III playoffs…
Gophers
November 15, 2019
Gophers coach P.J. Fleck and Athletic Director Mark Coyle posed for the cameras after Fleck was hired on Jan. 6, 2017.

Scoggins: How P.J. Fleck got the Gophers coaching job (but didn't get lunch)

Fleck walked into his interview carrying a basket filled with binders that had the Gophers logo on the front cover and "Minnesota Gophers" on the spine. Then he laid out his coaching vision in a Fleckian TED Talk.
Gophers
November 14, 2019
Kelly Pfeifer, John Higgins and Eric Curry worked a game in Sioux Falls.

Reusse: A ref, a coach and a columnist walk into an arena ...

Patrick Reusse kicked off the college basketball season with a 475-mile round trip through threatening weather with veteran Division I official Eric Curry. Here's how it went.
Gophers
November 13, 2019
Hey, Gophers fans: Time to move on from whining about the WCHA days

Hey, Gophers fans: Time to move on from whining about the WCHA days

Penn State is coming to town for a men’s hockey series this weekend, which means it is time to hear the complaining again about how the Nittany Lions ruined college hockey.
Sports
November 11, 2019

Minnesota scene: St. Thomas will be host to D-III volleyball and soccer regionals

MIAC champion St Thomas (29-4) will be host to an eight-team NCAA Division III volleyball regional — which includes three other conference schools — and…
Colleges
November 9, 2019

Saturday's college hockey roundup

No. 7-ranked Minnesota Duluth scored the last four goals of the game to beat top-ranked Denver 5-4 on Saturday night in NCHC hockey at Amsoil…
Colleges
November 9, 2019

Nate Gunn scores six touchdowns in Minnesota State Mankato victory

Nate Gunn rushed for 254 yards and six touchdowns — four in the second half — to help Minnesota State Mankato hold off Sioux Falls…
Colleges
November 9, 2019

St. John's clinches tie for MIAC football title with blowout victory over Hamline

St. John's clinched at least a tie for the MIAC title and the MIAC's automatic berth in the Division III playoffs with a 70-0 victory…
Colleges
November 9, 2019

Friday's college hockey roundup

Pierce Crawford's goal at 3 minutes, 59 seconds of the first overtime gave host Notre Dame, ranked No. 5, a 3-2 victory over No. 9…
Duluth
November 8, 2019

Photos: Minnesota Duluth skates to a shootout vs. Denver at home

Minnesota Duluth played Denver at home.
Colleges
November 8, 2019

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, 2019
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 7, 2019
Dawson Garcia of Prior Lake

Gophers basketball woos Prior Lake's Garcia, promotes stay-at-home trend

Blue-blood college programs such as Duke and Kentucky often get any player they want, but some recent top recruits have opted to play for home-state schools.
Gophers
November 4, 2019
Duke's Tre Jones (3) laughs with Joey Baker (13), Mike Buckmire (51), Cassius Stanley (2), and Wendell Moore (0) during media day at Cameron Indoor St

Minnesotans Jones, Hurt among next generation of Duke basketball

Former Apple Valley star Tre Jones will take on more of a leadership role as a sophomore guard and Rochester John Marshall's Matthew Hurt is one of the team's touted freshmen.
Gophers
November 4, 2019
McKinley Wright

Minnesotans who stand out elsewhere in college basketball

Here's a potential team of Minnesota natives who left the state to star around the country.
Gophers
November 3, 2019
Cassius Winston

Marcus Fuller's national starting five for 2019-20

Here's this season's who's-who of NCAA players.
Gophers
November 3, 2019

Best NCAA men's basketball games in early November

Two of the biggest games of the NCAA basketball season are Tuesday night.
Sports
November 3, 2019

Reusse: St. Thomas football bids Northfield a 56-7 adieu

St. Olaf's major accomplishment was a touchdown at the end of the third quarter that ended a streak of being outscored 221-0 by the Tommies.
Colleges
November 2, 2019

Saturday's college hockey roundup

Tate Singleton scored with 91 seconds left in regulation and host Ohio State beat Michigan 2-1 to sweep their season-opening Big Ten men's hockey series.Singleton…