You don't hear this every day -- especially from a defensive coordinator of a Division 1 football program. But Minnesota's Tracy Claeys admits the Gophers may have taken New Mexico State too lightly last Saturday. The Gophers -- heavy favorites -- lost by a touchdown. Claeys tells the Star Tribune, that in today's game, "you can't blow anybody off."
Video shows officers ended pursuit before fatal crash in Anoka
The crash occurred when the driver fled police during an attempted traffic stop in Coon Rapids.
6-year-old Eli Hart identified as boy found dead in car trunk
The kindergartner's father was trying to get full custody of his son.
Boy found dead in trunk of car in Mound was kindergartner
"It is horrifying and difficult to process a tragedy of this magnitude, especially in our close-knit community," the superintendent wrote.
Man found yelling for help after being shot in Minneapolis
The shooting occurred on the 800 block of Elwood Avenue North at around 9:15 p.m.
Minneapolis North principal says she was fired, district says otherwise
“MPS requires schools to follow protocols in times like that and I did not,” Friestleben said.
UPDATE: Body found in vehicle trunk in Mound is that of a boy
Police say two people are in custody.
Brave New Workshop cancels shows due to COVID-19 cases
The shows were scheduled for Friday and Saturday at the Brave New Workshop Comedy Theatre.
Body of missing U of M student found in Mississippi River
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Summer mural events to bring together community, shine light on MN artists
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Gallery: Remodeled lakeside home in Prior Lake on market for $2.8M
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Carjacking outside ice arena in Golden Valley under investigation
Golden Valley PD confirmed it received a report of a carjacking Monday evening.
Glen Mason denies he's been hired to coach at New Mexico
Former Gophers football coach Glen Mason is denying broadcast reports that he’ll take over coaching duties at the University of New Mexico. Mason left Minnesota in 2006, and has been doing TV commentary on the Big Ten network the past few years.
Jerry Kill remains hospitalized, expected to coach Saturday
Gophers head coach Jerry Kill remains hospitalized but is expected to be on the sidelines when Minnesota hosts Miami (Ohio) on Saturday. Defensive coordinator Tracy Claeys said Kill is feeling better and ready to get back to football.
Gophers are searching for a pass rush
The Golden Gophers are one of eight teams playing college football at the Division I level that have yet to record a sack. The lack of a pass rush has allowed USC and New Mexico State to pile up passing yards. Minnesota wants that to change this weekend.
Kill will most likely be at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday
Jerry Kill will most likely be roaming the sidelines, at least be coaching from the press box during Saturday's game against Miami (Ohio). Gophers defensive coordinator Tracy Claeys said he would be "shocked" if Kill didn't coach on Saturday.
Assistants believe Kill will coach against Michigan
Jerry Kill remains hospitalized at the Mayo Clinic undergoing extensive testing on his seizures. However, that doesn't mean he won't be coaching the Gophers' Big Ten opener Saturday at Michigan. Defensive coordinator Tracy Claeys said he'd be shocked if Kill didn't make the trip to Ann Arbor.
Pelini says the Gophers have potential
The Gophers and Cornhuskers meet up at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday. Nebraska is a four touchdown favorite to win the game, but head coach Bo Pelini says he can see potential in Minnesota. He also said their is no question the Gophers will challenge his team.
Jerry Kill back at Gophers' practice
Gophers head coach Jerry Kill was released from the hospital on Thursday, five days after suffering a seizure during Minnesota’s home opener against New Mexico State. Kill was at practice Thursday and stayed the entire two hours. He will be coaching on Saturday against Miami (Ohio), but it might be from the press-box.
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