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The Bears lost so the Vikings are back in first place in the NFC North.
The sophomore was found unresponsive on Friday morning.
Four cars were damaged last Wednesday night.
A ramp to eastbound I-494 will be closed for several hours.
It's not clear what started the fire at the St. Paul encampment.
Giant waves battered the city's shoreline, damaging public walkways and parks.
The person struck is a 68-year-old man from Hopkins.
It's from a Minneapolis brewery considered unique in its field.
Minnesota fought back from a 28-0 deficit but didn't last.
It happened Friday morning in Renville County.
With back-to-back road wins, the Gophers men’s basketball team will host Northwestern Sunday afternoon. Minnesota is 2-4 in the Big Ten after going 12-1 in non-conference action. The Wildcats are also 2-4 in the Big Ten conference. Tip-off is set for 3 p.m. at Williams Arena.
The Golden Gophers (13-5, 1-4 in Big Ten) are going for their second straight win Sunday afternoon. Minnesota is in State College, Pennsylvania, to take on the Nittany Lions (9-9, 1-4). The Gophers got their first Big Ten and road win of the season upsetting Indiana on Thursday. Sophomore guard Austin Hollins was key in that game, scoring a career-high 18 points. Last year, Penn State won both games, but overall the Gophers are 19-6.
The last time the Gopher football team reached a bowl game was 2009. They haven't won one since 2004 when they defeated mighty Alabama. Coach Jerry Kill comes in to the 2012 season with hopes of getting his struggling Big Ten program back to postseason play, but does so with a cautious realism.
Minnesota (15-6, 3-5) is looking for redemption when they host Illinois Saturday night. The Gophers' lost to the Illini after double-overtime a month ago. Tubby Smith told the Star Tribune that the team is desperate for wins after starting the Big Ten conference 0-4. Minnesota went on to win three in a row, but Michigan State outmuscled the Gophers ending that streak Wednesday.