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  • Jerry Kill

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota football coach Jerry Kill is starting a fund to help children with epilepsy. Kill and his wife, Rebecca, donated $100,000 to start the “Chasing Dreams” fund through the Epilepsy Foundation of …

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    16 May 14
  • Second man charged in Mankato fight makes bail

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – A man accused of punching a former Minnesota State, Mankato, football player in the head and knocking him to the ground is free on bail. Twenty-one-year-old Trevor Stenner Shelley, of …

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    15 May 14
  • Rutgers Nelson dismissed from football program

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – Rutgers says it has dismissed quarterback Philip Nelson from its football program in the wake of assault charges filed in Minnesota. Rutgers head coach Kyle Flood made the announcement Tuesday. …

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    14 May 14
  • Former Minnesota QB Nelson arrested in Mankato

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – Former Minnesota Gophers quarterback Philip Nelson has been jailed following an altercation in Mankato that sent a former Minnesota State player to the hospital in critical condition. A police statement says …

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    12 May 14
  • MInnesota v Northwestern

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota has added three players to its 2014-15 recruiting class, including Minnesota native Zach Lofton. Gophers coach Richard Pitino also announced the signing of Gaston Diedhiou and Bakary Konate to national letters …

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    29 Apr 14
  • 2014 NCAA Division I Men's Hockey Championships - Semifinals

      PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Justin Holl scored a short-handed goal with 0.6 seconds left to give Minnesota a 2-1 victory over North Dakota on Thursday night in the NCAA hockey semifinals. Minnesota will face Union …

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    11 Apr 14
  • Stollings brings fast-paced style to Minnesota

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – New coaches at major conference programs often inherit struggling teams. That is not the case for Marlene Stollings at Minnesota. Stollings was introduced Tuesday at a news conference for the 11th …

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    09 Apr 14
  • NCAA Womens Basketball: VCU at Ohio State

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota has hired Marlene Stollings from VCU as the replacement for women’s basketball coach Pam Borton. The university announced the decision on Monday and scheduled an introductory news conference for Tuesday. …

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    08 Apr 14