St. Scholastica men’s hockey coach Mark Wick was named NCHA coach of the year this week, the league has announced. Wick’s Saints were expected to finish last in the division, but instead finished second and are expected to do well in the playoffs.
Byron native Ayoka Lee sets NCAA record for points in a game
The Kansas State forward broke a record shared by former Gopher Rachel Banham.
It's going to be stupid cold again Tuesday and Wednesday
They'll almost certainly be the 10th and 11th days with subzero temps this month.
Video: Tow truck driver hit by vehicles on icy Minnesota freeway
The incident was caught on camera by MnDOT.
Williams Uptown Pub & Peanut Bar closes indefinitely after shooting
Reports say police have arrested two suspects in the incident.
Woman, 67, beaten to death in 'disturbing scene' in St. Paul home
It's the city's fifth homicide of the year.
A-Rod wears a Packers hat, Minnesotans lose their minds
The Timberwolves co-owner didn't endear himself to his fan base on Saturday night.
Police: Man shoots into crowd at funeral reception in Minneapolis
The shooting happened at a reception following a funeral on Saturday afternoon.
MN COVID patient dies after being transferred to Texas amid ventilator lawsuit
Scott Quiner, of Buffalo, was 55 years old.
Watch: Jimmy Garoppolo says 'F*** the Packers' after playoff win
The 49ers quarterback congratulated Robbie Gould in spectacular fashion.
America dunks on Aaron Rodgers after loss to 49ers
The Packers quarterback was destroyed on social media on Saturday night.
Foligno's OT winner gives Wild fans a happy Hockey Day
A slow start gave way to the Wild's fifth win in the past six games.
Winter weather advisory issued as Saturday snow arrives
Not huge totals expected, but any snow will likely impact travel.
Caruso named DIII coach of the year
University of St. Thomas' Glenn Caruso has been named the Division III Liberty Mutual coach of the year. It's the highest honor for Division III football coach. The award recognizes sportsmanship, integrity, responsibility and excellence, on and off field.
St. Thomas' Caruso wins second National Coach of the Year award
St. Thomas head football coach Glenn Caruso was named the Liberty Mutual National Coach of the Year for Division III on Thursday. It's the second straight season Caruso has won the award. In just four years he has led St. Thomas to two MIAC championships and compiled a 43-7 record.
Gophers picked to finish second in WCHA women's preseason coaches poll
The Golden Gophers women's hockey team has been picked to finish second in the WCHA this season. The coaches who voted on the preseason poll selected Wisconsin, the defending NCAA champions, to win the conference again.
Legendary UMD football coach Jim Malosky dies
Jim Malosky, who coached the University of Minnesota-Duluth Bulldog football team for 40 years, died Sunday at the age of 82. The Duluth News-Tribune says Malosky compiled a mark of 255-125-13, the most victories by a Division II coach at the time of his retirement in 1999.
Minnesota State-Mankato hires new head hockey coach
Mike Hastings has agreed to replace Troy Jutting who was fired after 12 seasons with the Mavericks men's hockey team. Free Press reports Hastings signed a four-year contract worth $225,000 a year. Minnesota State-Mankato has struggled in the WCHA finishing 11th in the last two seasons.
Jutting out as coach at Minnesota State
Troy Jutting has agreed to step down as the head hockey coach at Minnesota State Mankato University. Jutting, who also played for the Mavericks, will take over other administrative duties until his contract expires next year. He's been Minnesota State's head coach since 2000.
Wild prospect Mario Lucia to South Bend
Wild draft pick Mario Lucia has committed to play hockey at Notre Dame next year. The former Wayzata standout and youngest son of current Gophers men's hockey coach Don Lucia is currently playing junior hockey at Penticton of the British Columbia Hockey League.
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