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Twins minor league pitcher Yorman Landa dies in car accident

Twins minor-league pitcher Yorman Landa, 22, died Saturday morning in an auto accident in Venezuela.

Sherels, Robinson downgraded to out for Vikings in Jacksonville

Marcus Sherels (35) returned a punt 54 yards for a touchdown in the second quarter.

The Vikings will be without punt returner Marcus Sherels for the fifth time in the last seven games on Sunday in Jacksonville. Sherels, whose 13.4…

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Army beats Navy 21-17 to end 14-year losing streak in series

Army running back Andy Davidson (40) celebrates his touchdown with teammates in the first half of the Army-Navy NCAA college football game in Baltimore, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Army ended a 14-year run of frustration against Navy, using an overpowering running game and opportunistic defense to carve out a long overdue 21-17 victory Saturday.

Zimmer will coach from sidelines, wear special sunglasses

Mike Zimmer's eye doctor asked the Vikings medical staff to try and persuade Zimmer to coach from the safety of the booth but gave Zimmer the option of being on the field. He opted for the latter.

Jones, Apple Valley defeat Mpls North at Breakdown Tip Off Classic

Tre Jones' triple-double helped the Eagles soar past the Polars.

Vikings' safety Harris aces early 'quiz' as fill-in for injured Smith

Second-year safety Anthony Harris was perfect during Friday's test of the Vikings game plan and the Jaguars offense.

Concordia reaches D-II volleyball title match; watch it here at 5 p.m.

The Golden Bears (34-2) will face sixth-seeded Alaska Anchorage (34-2) at 5 p.m. Saturday in the final.

Kloos' line gets two goals as Gophers hockey edges Michigan State

Linemates Justin Kloos and Tyler Sheehy each had a goal and an assist as the No. 11 Gophers defeated Michigan State 4-2 on Friday night in Big Ten hockey to spoil the Spartans' conference opener.

DNR says it will decide what suggestions of deer management advisory group it will follow

Boudreau shakes up Wild's lines again in Saturday practice

Minnesota Wild head coach Bruce Boudreau watches the action against the New York Islanders during an NHL hockey game in New York, Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

The Wild practiced Saturday on the University of Minnesota campus in preparation for Sunday's game against rival St. Louis.

Twins new pitcher Haley should be entertaining to watch

The Twins traded the first overall pick in the Rule 5 draft for Justin Haley, who has a four-pitch mix and gets by with a deceptive delivery

Reusse: Seliger-Swenson's magic makes Missouri disappear

The University of Minnesota's Molly Lohman (13), Samantha Seliger-Swenson (11) and Paige Tapp (4) celebrate a point against the University of Missouri during the 3rd set of Minnesota's 3 sets to 1 victory over the University of Missouri during the regional NCAA volleyball tournament Friday, Dec. 8, 2016, at the Sports Pavilion in Minneapolis, MN.]
(DAVID JOLES/STARTRIBUNE)djoles@startribune.com The University of Missouri at the University of Minnesota in the regional NCAA volleyball tournament Friday, Dec. 8, 2016, at the Sports Pavilion in Minneapolis, MN.

As the Gophers' setter, Samantha Seliger-Swenson set 52 of the Gophers' 62 kills in the regional semifinal Friday night.

Litchfield-based Core Ice rethinks the size, use of icehouses

A Litchfield company thinks its lighter, versatile icehouse can gain a big following

Happ helps No. 17 Wisconsin brush past Marquette 93-84

Nigel Hayes put Wisconsin teammate Ethan Happ on the hot seat in the locker room at halftime after the big man missed most of the first half with foul trouble.

No. 9 Indiana cruises to a 42-point win over Houston Baptist

James Blackmon Jr. scored 18 points, Robert Johnson added 16, and No. 9 Indiana dominated Houston Baptist 103-61 on Saturday.

Short-handed Boilermakers crush Cleveland State, 77-53

No. 18 Purdue currently has only eight healthy scholarship players. At this point in the season, it hasn't been a problem.

No. 1 Villanova beats No. 23 Notre Dame 74-66

Jay Wright doesn't follow who is in the running for national player of the year. However, the Villanova coach thinks he has the best player in the country in senior guard Josh Hart.


DNR says it will decide what suggestions of deer management advisory group it will follow
Dennis Anderson

A 20-member group representing a wide range of interests regarding Minnesota deer and deer management will meet Tuesday for the first time to suggest ways…

Boudreau shakes up Wild's lines again in Saturday practice
Russo's Rants

The Wild practiced Saturday on the University of Minnesota campus in preparation for Sunday's game against rival St. Louis.


Anthony Harriswill start for Harrison Smith on Sunday in Jacksonville.

Vikings' safety Harris aces early 'quiz' as fill-in for injured Smith

Zimmer will coach from sidelines, wear special sunglasses
All of your Vikings playoff scenario questions, answered in one place
Sherels, Robinson downgraded to out for Vikings in Jacksonville

Minnesota Wild's center Eric Staal, right, scores on this shot past Edmonton Oilers' goalie Cam Talbot in the shootout.

Wild contains Edmonton's star, relies on its own for shootout win

Wild's Folin cleared to return, but Boudreau holds him out
Postgame: Boudreau lauds fourth line after Wild wins its first shootout this season
Boudreau shakes up Wild's lines again in Saturday practice

Vikings and Minnesota-Sports Facilities Authority officials, along with Gov. Mark Dayton, at the ceremonial ribbon cutting for U.S. Bank Stadium when it opened in July.

Dayton has 'expressed concern' about suite use at U.S. Bank Stadium

U.S. Bank Stadium contractor, roofing company settle OSHA suit in worker death
Dayton: Vikings opposition to Minnesota United at U.S. Bank Stadium is 'sour grapes'
Stadium officials clear to name suite guests, says data privacy expert

Martin's bench work leads Butler past Cincinnati 75-65

Kelan Martin came off the bench to score 20 points Saturday and was the catalyst in two key second-half runs that sent No. 16 Butler past No. 22 Cincinnati 75-65.


Loyola of Chicago rolls to 72-56 win over Milwaukee

Milton Doyle scored 22 points with six rebounds and seven assists as Loyola of Chicago rolled to a 72-56 win over Milwaukee on Saturday.


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Josh Hart scored a career-high 37 points and No. 1 Villanova rallied from an 11-point deficit to beat No. 23 Notre Dame 74-66 on Saturday at the Prudential Center.


Rosemount twins make the grade for on-, off-court success

Rosemount seniors Alec and Luke Loehr are taking their on-and off-court talents to Navy.


Columbia Heights, Centennial coaches back on their old benches

Basketball coaches Jill Becken and Willie Braziel have returned to programs they led to success.