The Gophers blew a second half lead and lost to Michigan State, 66-61 at Williams Arena on Wednesday night. Minnesota led by as many as nine points in the second half before collapsing under pressure. Three straight turnovers late in the game allowed the sixth ranked Spartans to take the lead, and eventually win.
Matt Blair, all-time great Vikings linebacker, dies at 70
Blair starred with the Vikings during his 12-year NFL career.