Reporter | Sports


High ceilings, big rooms: University shows off Athletes Village

Construction on the $166 million Athletes Village is 65 to 70 percent completed and about $100 million of the project's cost has been raised so far.


Amateurs set to chase gold

Players around the NHL on Tuesday bemoaned the league's decision to withhold its players from the 2018 Winter Olympics. The league on Monday announced it…


NCHC's tournament field ranks as best in college hockey

The NCHC Frozen Faceoff at Target Center this weekend will showcase three teams in position to earn No. 1 seeds in the NCAA tournament.


Five Big Ten hockey teams battling for NCAA berths

Big Ten hockey has four teams ranked in the national polls after a successful regular season, yet the conference is in danger of earning only one spot in the NCAA tournament.


Petersen steps down as Lynx associate head coach

The team's associate head coach was part of three WNBA title teams.


Former Gophers swimmer, Olympic medalist David Plummer pens a farewell to his sport

The former U swimmer went out on top with two Olympic medals.


Here are five things you get with P.J. Fleck as head Gophers football coach

Takeaways from P.J. Fleck's introductory news conference.


Gophers look to keep winning ways going in Mariucci Classic

Gophers won four of their past five games before their break.


Kuemper 'looking forward' to start in net for streaking Wild

Darcy Kuemper, who hasn't played since Nov. 29, will give Devan Dubnyk a day of rest while trying to keep the Wild's six-game win streak intact


NFL campaign allows Vikings to show support for their charities on their cleats

Kyle Rudolph is becoming a familiar face around the University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital. The Vikings tight end hosted an early Thanksgiving meal for…