It's been a great year of recruiting for Gophers football coach Jerry Kill. Fox Sports North reports eight of the top 10 high school recruits in Minnesota will sign national letters of intent Wednesday with the Gophers.
Charges: St. Paul man had sexual contact 'multiple times' with 12-year-old girl
Marcus Steichen, 21, is charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct.
Charges: Mom killed infant son just weeks after getting him back from foster care
The 10-month-old died in her care in Brooklyn Park last April.
Minnesota's 'frozen potato freeway' closure attracts plenty of comment
It was, let's face it, a very Minnesotan reason for a freeway closure.
U of M fraternity raises money for chef's knee surgery
The GoFundMe has raised around $1,700 of its $5,000 goal.
7 restaurant, bar groups sue Minneapolis over dining vaccine mandate
"Minneapolis bars and restaurants are being used as pawns..." the lawsuit said.
Woman fatally shot in St. Paul's North End neighborhood
It's the fourth homicide so far this year in St. Paul.
Hopkins suffers rare loss to No. 1 ranked Sidwell Friends
The Royals held their own in a battle of the nation's best.
Charges: 2 teens responsible for violent carjacking spree across Twin Cities
They face a combined 31 felony counts, all tied to carjackings and related crimes.
MN rep. says he was 'assaulted' at activist group's public meeting
The Republican said a man grabbed his arms and yanked him from the room.
What were the 'bizarre things' seen in Minnesota's sky?
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Kill, Gophers close out signing day with positive results
Jerry Kill's first full recruiting class is in the books. 31 players signed letters of intent to play for the Gophers next season. Kill and the Gophers went after play-making wide receivers and beef-eating offensive linemen.
Seizure-prone Coach Kill says he took wife on recruiting calls
Gophers football coach Jerry Kill received clearance from the NCAA for his wife to chaperone him on 2011-12 recruiting trips because of his seizure disorder. Kill, talking to reporters while introducing the recruiting class of 2012, said, "I need to be seizure-free here pretty quick so I can relax a little bit."
Jerry Kill: Gibson-Nagurski football complex needs 'immediate' upgrades
Gophers football coach Jerry Kill met with soon-to-be athletics director Norwood Teague and told him the Gibson-Nagurski football complex needs "immediate" upgrades. Kill says it's an "eyesore in recruiting," but for about $3 million it can be fixed.
Jerry Kill: Gophers won't openly recruit Penn State players
After being hit with harsh penalties, football players at Penn State can transfer to any school they want without sitting out a year. But the Gophers won't be shopping for any of the Nittany Lions. Head coach Jerry Kill says if those players come calling, he'll listen, but until that happens he wants to concentrate on the Gophers.
Jerry Kill promises to quit if seizures affect coaching ability
Gophers football coach Jerry Kill says if his seizure disorder ever affected his ability to do his job, he would quit. At his weekly news conference, Kill said he was fine after having a mild seizure on the plane when returning from the Northwestern game. Overall, he says he’s in “pretty good health.”
Jerry Kill, Gophers football leaning towards playing a 'real' spring game
Last year the Minnesota Gophers football team held a scrimmage, offense vs. defense, to close spring practices. This year head coach Jerry Kill is planning a real game. U of M athletic director Joel Maturi says Kill believes a "game-like atmosphere" is "best for his program and best for the fans." Spring practices begin Thursday.
Coach Jerry Kill takes blame for low attendance problem
Gophers head football coach Jerry Kill tells the Star Tribune it is his responsibility to fix the attendance issues at TCF Bank Stadium. "I'm not going to blame anybody. We've got to put a good product out there. That's what I was hired to do a year and a half ago, and that's what we'll do," Kill said. Last Saturday was the lowest-attended game in TCF Bank Stadium's four-year history -- just 41,062 tickets sold.
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