Another high-flyer from Cooper being compared to Rodney Williams

Rashad Vaughn is only a sophomore at Robbinsdale Cooper high school, but he's already being compared to Gophers star Rodney Williams. One big reason for the comparison is that Williams also went to school at Cooper. Vaughn, only a sophomore, says he can hold his own with Williams.
Author:
Updated:
Original:

Rashad Vaughn is only a sophomore at Robbinsdale Cooper high school, but he's already being compared to Gophers star Rodney Williams. One big reason for the comparison is that Williams also went to school at Cooper. Vaughn, only a sophomore, says he can hold his own with Williams.

Next Up

snow

Here's how much snow fell in Minnesota on Sunday

Some localized areas saw more than expected.

Lindsay Guentzel

For The Week: What's harder than making a meal plan? Sticking to it!

Lindsay Guentzel says you shouldn't give up on your meal planning routines.

Screen Shot 2019-12-17 at 11.15.34 AM

Two people fatally shot by police in Wadena County, two officers injured

Another man was shot in the altercation, which police claim started when one of the suspects opened fire on officers.

snow, plow

Winter storm warnings issued as snow system shifts in Minnesota

The worst of the snow will now hit further north, affecting areas including St. Cloud and the I-94 corridor.

Matt Dumba

Matt Dumba beats the clock to give Wild sixth straight win

Dumba scored as overtime came to a close for another Wild victory.

Karl-Anthony Towns

Bradley Beal terrorizes Timberwolves in loss to Wizards

Beal and the Wizards handed the Wolves their seventh straight defeat.

Marcus Carr / Gopher basketball

Gophers tourney hopes take another blow with loss to Nebraska

Marcus Carr scored a career-high 41 points, but Minnesota is still winless on the road.

St. Paul police

St. Paul police arrest teenage boy in carjacking crackdown

This comes amid a dramatic spike in Twin Cities carjackings.

snow

Snow latest: Twin Cities set for up to 4 inches

A narrow system will travel across Minnesota overnight.

Related

Rodney Williams posterizes Nebraska

Rodney Williams might be the biggest highlight dunk waiting to happen in the country. In the Gophers' win over Nebraska on Saturday, Williams sent the Williams Arena crowd into a frenzy with an unbelievable one-handed slam over a diminutive defender.

Rodney Williams leads Gophers over Appalachian State, 70-56

Tubby Smith's Golden Gophers basketball team used a strong second half to pull away from a gritty Appalachian State team, 70-56 Tuesday night. Rodney Williams led the Gophers with 18 points, six rebounds, and five blocked shots.

Rodney Williams powers Minnesota past Virginia Tech in Big Ten/ACC Challenge

The Gophers' basketball team debuted without Trevor Mbakwe Wednesday night and walked out of Williams Arena with a 58-55 win over Virginia Tech in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge. Rodney Williams played his best game of the season, finishing with 14-points and 8-rebounds.

Mbakwe injury puts pressure on Williams

Tubby Smith might make some big changes to the starting lineup now that Trevor Mbakwe is out for the season with a torn ACL. During his weekly radio show, Smith said Rodney Williams could start at power foward, where he'll be expected to be more of a rebounding presence.