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Jeff Day is a sports multiplatform editor for the Star Tribune.

Gophers spring volleyball to feature St. Thomas, Iowa State and more

The Gophers will play a robust spring schedule with matches across Minnesota and Wisconsin as the team looks to build its identity in Keegan Cook's second season as head coach.

Sixteen-year-old from Savage wins junior doubles title at Australian Open

Max Exsted and teammate Cooper Woestendick won the junior Grand Slam trophy with two tense wins in Melbourne on Friday, including taking down the No. 1 seed in the semifinals.

Gophers volleyball finalizes 2024 coaching staff

Following the departure of two assistant coaches, Keegan Cook has finalized his staff for next season with Crissy Jones Schoonderwoerd, who spent last season as the interim head coach at Cal.

U volleyball announces coaching changes ahead of spring practice

Assistant coaches Kylin Muñoz and Eric Barber have departed while former assistant coach Pedro Mendes is returning.

FAQ: Everything Minnesotans should know about betting on sports

Sports betting is spreading across America and taking a loud and bold hold on sporting culture, and it could come to Minnesota as soon as next year.

In dark times for the Timberwolves, Rubio was a bright light

The news that Ricky Rubio is retiring over mental health issues ends the NBA career of one of the most uniquely talented players in Timberwolves history.

Gophers 'no longer right fit'; volleyball star Landfair heads to Nebraska

In what is becoming an unwelcome holiday tradition, one of the U's top volleyball players — Taylor Landfair — became a transfer portal present for a Big Ten rival.

Landfair's decision to transfer is another blow to Gophers volleyball

Taylor Landfair was the center of Gophers volleyball for two seasons. Her departure puts more pressure on coach Keegan Cook to shape what comes next.

Gophers volleyball standout Landfair enters transfer portal

Taylor Landfair was the Big Ten Player of the Year in 2022 and made the All-Big Ten first team this season in her first year under Keegan Cook.

Cook on Year 1 as Gophers volleyball coach: 'The urgency is really high'

Gophers volleyball coach Keegan Cook sat down to discuss the transfer portal, where he fell short as a coach this season and what comes next.